New Female Archer Pack Hits the Mark

By Michael Shahan

January 27, 2015 at 5:54 PM

A January update from me, your friendly Animation Director. We have 39 new female long bow animations live and ready for you on


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  3D Animation, Software, Archery Animations

3 New 3ds Max Tutorials to Optimize Your Animation Pipeline

By Jeanette Mathews

January 15, 2015 at 10:23 AM

Happy New Year, everyone! We've made three new under-four minute videos with corresponding written tutorials to walk you through the essentials of using Mixamo with 3ds Max. 

Two of the videos show you how to take advantage of the FREE scripts that will automatically convert your Auto-rigged 3D model into a Max CAT or Biped. These scripts will enable you to save a ton of time in your animation pipeline.

Now get going to see the tutorials yourself, or; read on for more details.


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  3D Animation, character animation, Tutorials, 3ds Max

49 Rifle Motions Added to Mixamo's 3D Animation Collection

By Michael Shahan

December 18, 2014 at 11:40 AM

Happy holidays from Mixamo’s Animation Director!  As an early present to you, we are posting forty-nine new rifle animations in the Animation Collection.  


Below I’ve outlined some details about the new rifle animation pack and included some insights from our animation request forum.

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  3D Animation, Updates, motion capture

3 Short Tutorial Videos to Speed Your 3D Character Animation Pipeline

By Chantel Benson

December 10, 2014 at 2:10 PM

We've been updating our tutorial videos to be shorter and more targeted.  Enjoy three recently revamped tutorials for getting Mixamo assets into UE4, Unity and Blender.

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  3d character, 3D Animation

Now You Can Download Mixamo Animations Optimized for UE4

By Jeanette Mathews

December 4, 2014 at 9:02 AM

Developing in UE4?  Allow Mixamo's newest download type to speed your workflow.

Now you can export Mixamo Auto-rigged characters with Epic’s UE4 standard skeleton and that will automatically include root node, twist joints and IK hierarchy.  

Read on for details or head on over to the Mixamo Community for the in-depth tutorials.


Epic is pretty excited about this too so they will be featuring the download type in the Unreal Twitch happening Thursday 12/4 @ 11am PST / 2pm EST.  Join us for the live stream or watch it after the fact for full coverage from the Epic team on the workflow.

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