Path Tutorial for Spine 2D Animations

We love sharing our insights and valuable tips on animation for your games. Especially when it makes your game development process easier and more efficient. 🤩

This time we would like to share with you how to make your Spine 2D animations follow a path. It’s super easy! Check it out:

Think Citric – Path Animation Tutorial

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Spine Pro Character Animation Course is Live!

In the spirit of making 2D animations that exceed expectations Think Citric proudly presents our Spine Pro 2D character animations course! ✌️

Take your animation skills to anew level. Nothing is out of your reach now. Not ever 3D feel in 2D animation! 😁

Think Citric – Spine Pro Course

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2D Dust Animation – Tutorial

Playing around with the look and feel of Fruits Against Vegetables, we started to add some game SFX. One such addition is the dust animation.

So we though it would be a good idea to share this knowledge with you in a form of a short tutorial video. 😊

Do let us know what you think!

Think Citric – 2D Dust Animation Tutorial

If you have any questions do not hesitate to ask.

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Skins – How to Use them in Spine?

In this video we explore the Skins feature of Spine 2D, which will allow us switching easily between different “outfits” for our characters.

We went as far as creating different kinds of the same enemy for FaV game, using this feature. The result is beyond expectation. 🤩

Check out for yourself in this video:

Think Citric – Spine 2D Skins Tutorial

Wanna know more about Spine 2D Animation for Games?
Here’s a link to our awesome Spine Essential course on Udemy!

Cheers! 😉

Recording Transparent Background Gameplay GIF

In the spirit of working in Unity with the exceptional Unity Recorder, we want to introduce a super-easy way to capture gameplay footage with a transparent background.

Export game video or GIF. The steps are really simple.

The full guide down below. Enjoy!

Think Citric – Transparent Background GIF

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Spine 2D Idle Animation Workshop

We simply love animating characters in Spine. And since we’ve already picked up on some useful practics, we would gladly share them with the world.

In the tutorial video below you will find a step-by-step guide to the creation of a solid idle animation using the rig we’ve made in the previous Spine 2D tutorial video.

It also touches on the subject of using the Graph and the Offset features of Spine that will not only make your animations more awesome and realistic but will also give you a glimpse of what truly great things you can do with this animation software. 😄

Check it out:

Think Citric – Spine 2D Animation Tutorial

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Have you picked up anything new?
Let us know in the comments to the video. Cheers! 😉

Setting Up Spine 2D Rig for Animation

Dear friends,

Once again we would like to share with you a useful tutorial on how to set up your Spine 2D rig for animations. In this video, we cover the work with meshes, bones, and weights. 😁

So, if you need to learn how to set up your rig, how to use meshes or how to bind bones to the meshes, this tutorial is for you! 😉👉

Think Citric – Spine 2D Rig Setup

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Spine 2D Seamless Animation Mix in Unity

Time for some awesome technical tutorial in which you learn a mighty useful trick: how to blend two Spine 2D animations seamlessly.

Why do you need to know this?

Simple! It saves you time, it makes your animations look better and cooler, and it’s also the Spine-Unity Runtime solution. Which means that’s probably how it was intended to be used.
(but hey, we’re not narrow-minded, we’re just here to offer our solution).

Anyway, here goes:

Think Citric – Spine Unity Animation Mix

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Unity 2D Smooth Camera

We would like to share with you how to make the camera movement in your Unity 2D game (such as Fruits Against Vegetables) nice and smooth.

Here’s a super easy tutorial video for you. Enjoy! 😁

Think Citric – Unity 2D Smooth Camera

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Unity Recorder – How to Use?

We all need to share stuff from our game from time to time. And what a better way to do so, then in a video format.

And while most free recording softwares come with limitations of built-in watermarks, limited recording time, etc.
And the paid ones, well, they cost money we sometimes do not have at our disposal. 😅

Here is where Unity comes with an ideal solution!
In a form of Unity Recorder.

Get to know, and find out how to use Unity Recorder in the tutorial video below:

Think Citric – Unity Recorder

Hope you found this video useful.
We know that Unity Recorder has come to our rescue not once.

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