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Minecraft Animating - Blender Rig + [FREE DOWNLOAD]

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ShmowZow
Level 48 : Master Narwhal
Hey Guys. Recently, for about 3 months now, I've gotten into the interest of creating animations. Considering that I love Minecraft, I decided to soon make animations on the game. So, I made a Minecraft Rig for a program, Blender (A free program). All those who would like a start creating Minecraft Animations, here is a Rig that I created just for you :). You are all free to use it in ANYTHING you would like, seeing the fact that there are better ones out there.
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Download Link: http://www.mediafire.com/?7age19n1k5utmdy . Enjoy!
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If any of you would like a tutorial on how to use this rig, please say so in the comments :D.
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PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS REQUIRES BLENDER TO BE INSTALLED!!!
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Features:
- A Minecraft Body (Skinned)
- Changeable Skins
- Facial Features: Eyes, Mouth, Teeth, Eyebrows, etc.
- Armatures/ Bones (To give it that Bend)
- Changeable Eye, Eyebrow and Teeth Color.
- Shapekeys (Makes it easier to move certain things such as: Eyebrows, Teeth, etc.)
More To Come! (With enough support :D)
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If they are ANY Questions/Problems/Bugs concerning this Rig, PLEASE say so in the comment :).
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|~Thanks For Reading~|

Additional Notes

This is for people interested in creating Minecraft Animations. Its is ENTIRELY free, but DO NOT CLAIM IT AS YOUR OWN CREATION. I hope you understand this took lots of training, reading and learning to create this. There should be a better one in the future (Just requires support!).
Progress: 80% Complete
Tags:Rig, Blender, Minecraft Animations, Animations, Minecraft Rig, Easy, Use, Timelapse, Fun
Credit:PardroS91 (My Minecraft Username), KazanNinja, PjLaddKills and Joebro97 (Taught me almost Everything I know in Blender)

FIXED : 07/25/2013 10:53:16 am7/25/13

Whenever you open the Rig, it no longer comes with a pink skin. Finally comes with a Steve skin. All thanks to an AWESOME Youtuber, Joebro097!

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  • CHorse
  • Level 26
  • Expert Creeper Hugger
  • May 26, 2015, 3:30 pm
:O
So your the dude who created those swarms of forever smiles!
Those things aren't any type of living thing, they are evil zombies wiuth a combo of stupidity and crappyness.
Sorry, they just creep me out like heck.
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Total noob question, but how do I animate the mouth corners to go up and down? (for smiles, frowns etc.)
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  • Zethys
  • Level 1
  • New Miner
  • May 17, 2015, 7:42 pm
When I try to download, it's as if it doesn't know which program to open with (I have no idea either) it just shows a white paper icon.
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  • Sparki Wolf
  • Level 15
  • Journeyman Nerd
  • May 15, 2015, 11:36 am
Why is it white?  I found the answer to what I needed to know in my other comment but...the render is still white.  >.<
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  • Sparki Wolf
  • Level 15
  • Journeyman Nerd
  • May 15, 2015, 11:01 am
I'm such a noob XD How do I change it from this to my own skin?
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  • _lycalopex_
  • Level 10
  • Journeyman Mountaineer
  • June 26, 2015, 7:14 am
Me 2! XD i dunno anyathing
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  • +Silver+
  • Level 1
  • New Explorer
  • July 2, 2015, 12:13 am
I FOUND YOUUUUUUU
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  • _lycalopex_
  • Level 10
  • Journeyman Mountaineer
  • July 2, 2015, 4:38 am
xD
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  • +Silver+
  • Level 1
  • New Explorer
  • July 2, 2015, 9:21 am
PEEKABOO!!!! XD
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  • Sparki Wolf
  • Level 15
  • Journeyman Nerd
  • June 26, 2015, 7:20 am
I'm a total noob at blender and rendering.  XD
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  • _lycalopex_
  • Level 10
  • Journeyman Mountaineer
  • June 26, 2015, 7:31 am
I just wanna showcase my skins
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  • Sparki Wolf
  • Level 15
  • Journeyman Nerd
  • June 26, 2015, 8:12 am
Yeah.  :3
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  • _lycalopex_
  • Level 10
  • Journeyman Mountaineer
  • June 26, 2015, 7:26 am
XD Me 2
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How do you add a skin?
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  • ben+wally
  • Level 1
  • New Miner
  • March 8, 2015, 6:35 am
will this work with blender 2.7 and when i do a snap to grid to make a head or anything it works on one side then if i di it on an other side it either goes down completely or doesn't change im going to your channel to see if you do tutorials now :)
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  • cutiecats056
  • Level 17
  • Journeyman Cake
  • February 17, 2015, 7:04 am
I wanna get it and do FNaF
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  • OJaydaO
  • Level 1
  • New Crafter
  • January 17, 2015, 5:16 pm
looks so hard
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Ok, how do you install it?
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how do you put the guy in the editing area?
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Did you open Blender or the rig file? Open the rig file and the character shows up. :) 💙
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  • TheKazanNinja
  • Level 2
  • Apprentice Explorer
  • October 4, 2014, 9:22 pm
Pretty cool! ;)
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  • DSlink2010
  • Level 1
  • New Crafter
  • July 17, 2014, 4:28 pm
The eyes are too sunken.
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  • Drakedragon11
  • Level 5
  • Apprentice Architect
  • July 6, 2014, 12:24 pm
can you import builds?
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AWESOME
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  • Jumbo45
  • Level 1
  • New Crafter
  • June 23, 2014, 12:10 am
i am a noob help i just got ir and hav no idea how to use it
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Do you know blender basics? It is quite a simple rig.
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  • Lilster28
  • Level 1
  • New Miner
  • June 15, 2014, 3:54 am
Is this compatible with anyversion of Blender?
and a tutorial would be really nice.
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  • PsychicNova
  • Level 2
  • Apprentice Miner
  • June 11, 2014, 12:28 pm
Please add different skin textures
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It's a .rar file, does that have anything to do with Blender or is it just the standard Blender file type? 
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The .rar file is just a compressed file. If you uncompress it there will be a folder called 'Rig by Ruffles (A.k.a. ShmowZow)'. Open that and there should be a file called Rig by Ruffles.blend. Blender uses .blend files.
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  • dawson12xD
  • Level 5
  • Apprentice Explorer
  • June 3, 2014, 3:05 pm
can u upload any file to rig?
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  • Datenstau
  • Level 1
  • New Miner
  • April 22, 2014, 9:11 am
Tutorial Please :(
Im a blender Noob
Important: how to change the Skin????
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Just render it and then go to render result and click on steve skin.png then click im age then click replace image and then select a skin (no working on long ago mc updates.) then switch back to 3d view above the timeline.
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  • lazypasta
  • Level 5
  • Apprentice Explorer
  • April 18, 2014, 6:04 am
Thx!
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  • TheMaster73
  • Level 1
  • New Miner
  • April 17, 2014, 10:20 am
what are you talking about? ive tried this its legit
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  • MoonTrollz
  • Level 26
  • Expert Pokemon
  • April 9, 2014, 3:31 pm
How do I Install this? I;m such a noob -.-
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  • DSlink2010
  • Level 1
  • New Crafter
  • July 17, 2014, 9:48 am
Extract the .rar with winrar, open the folder, open the .blend file in blender, and done.
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  • MoonTrollz
  • Level 26
  • Expert Pokemon
  • July 17, 2014, 1:16 pm
Thanks for the super late reply... I already found out how
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  • DSlink2010
  • Level 1
  • New Crafter
  • July 17, 2014, 4:36 pm
Lol, I didn't look at the time posted xD.
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  • MoonTrollz
  • Level 26
  • Expert Pokemon
  • July 17, 2014, 5:26 pm
Crap i thought you were the post manager XD
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  • Meat0929
  • Level 1
  • New Crafter
  • March 14, 2014, 2:14 pm
I just have a question. How do i edit the texture of the steve rig a.k.a the minecraft skin?
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  • Meat0929
  • Level 1
  • New Crafter
  • March 14, 2014, 12:56 pm
WHAT IS THE SONG????
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  • Meat0929
  • Level 1
  • New Crafter
  • March 14, 2014, 12:54 pm
Lol, im downloading this right now because it might be worth it!
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  • Meat0929
  • Level 1
  • New Crafter
  • March 14, 2014, 12:52 pm
The interface looks like Maxons Cinima 4D software XD
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  • MultiGames
  • Level 3
  • Apprentice Engineer
  • February 25, 2014, 5:51 pm
you should add all the blocks in the backround becuase idk how to make blocks
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  • jax200
  • Level 4
  • Apprentice Crafter
  • February 12, 2014, 3:54 am
Messed up (It shows nothing but a cube)
EDIT: XD i forgot to extract it
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  • Rocko547
  • Level 1
  • New Miner
  • February 11, 2014, 1:49 pm
How do you use the face rig?
I'm 13 just in case you want to know xD.
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  • jax200
  • Level 4
  • Apprentice Crafter
  • February 12, 2014, 3:55 am
lol im close to 10 XD im like 2yr from it
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  • Herobrake
  • Level 8
  • Apprentice Engineer
  • January 27, 2014, 10:52 pm
How do i make the mouth close?
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  • gibpil
  • Level 4
  • Apprentice Network
  • January 27, 2014, 11:22 am
ohh my god that is epic
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  • anthonybug
  • Level 1
  • New Miner
  • January 22, 2014, 8:55 am
Hello my names Anthony I recently used your rig to render out some frames and noticed an odd bug. it seams that left leg and arm, instead of mirroring the right (as they do in minecraft) they simply duplicate them. Now where this causes an problem is if you have a skin that has twin sheathes, the left legs sheath will be on the inner side of his leg while the right will be on the out side where it belongs. I was not certain if this was a bug or something but I felt I should bring it to your attention.
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  • CatchingFire
  • Level 4
  • Apprentice Network
  • January 13, 2014, 3:20 pm
Nice man
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  • Henrocraft
  • Level 1
  • New Explorer
  • January 12, 2014, 6:41 am
How do you change the skin?
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  • hayday999
  • Level 1
  • New Miner
  • December 24, 2013, 3:45 am
the download wont work
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  • Sir Euee
  • Level 1
  • New Miner
  • December 19, 2013, 7:15 am
Hey! I wanted to answer your question to "How do I change the skin" The ANSWER To this question is go to Image "Steve Skin.png" click the cross next to it and then when it has gone click "OPEN" and open your skin! HOPE THIS HELPED! :)
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Thanks!
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  • CeroWest
  • Level 7
  • Apprentice Skinner
  • December 15, 2013, 9:06 am
Ok I've got the rig open but it won't let me change the skin file unless i'm just not finding where to click.
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  • DiscoToad
  • Level 7
  • Apprentice Toast
  • December 14, 2013, 8:38 am
One thing is the open/close 2 makes the edges around the mouth a bit gliched and weird
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How do you add your own skin??
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  • Mikeyhockey
  • Level 24
  • Expert Architect
  • December 8, 2013, 3:21 am
How do you change the color of the eyes. BTW im 12 do you have to change the texture files or something? or is it an option built into the rig.
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  • Danthec00lman
  • Level 41
  • Master Blockhead
  • November 28, 2013, 6:22 pm
Thx I need this ;)
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  • Drummer1836
  • Level 1
  • New Miner
  • November 23, 2013, 6:37 am
Your profile picture is smiling. How do we do that? Is that a different rig?
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  • ShmowZow
  • Level 48
  • Master Narwhal
  • November 24, 2013, 4:25 am
Well there is a way to do it but it concerns some other thing that begins with "Latice". It's a long process to make it. But for my profile pic I did use a different rig. It was created from a guy called "Random" or "Fark Regal" and I tried to find his youtube video on his rig download but I realized his channel was deleted :/. Pretty sure there is some other rigs out there with that exact same feature.
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  • Drummer1836
  • Level 1
  • New Miner
  • November 26, 2013, 11:26 am
Right when I'm getting used to this one. Of course.

Well, thanks anyway :)
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  • SoCalHx6
  • Level 1
  • New Crafter
  • November 19, 2013, 4:16 pm
sorry Im still new to blender where can I find the shape-keys
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  • anthonybug
  • Level 1
  • New Miner
  • January 22, 2014, 9:03 am
first select ether the mesh or facials of the model then if you look at the top bar on your blender window you should see two drop down menus, click the icon for the one that says default, the second option in that list should say "animation" click that, the top left panel should be shape keys.

hope that helped
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  • uv99
  • Level 1
  • New Miner
  • November 8, 2013, 7:15 am
great rig, i just want to know how do i close the mouth?
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  • ShmowZow
  • Level 48
  • Master Narwhal
  • November 11, 2013, 10:10 am
All you gotta do is go into shape-keys, find the mouth up|down option and adjust it! =D
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trottle inspire ? yes? i knew it
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  • ShmowZow
  • Level 48
  • Master Narwhal
  • October 9, 2013, 1:49 pm
Wize child O)_(O
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