Agora Studio have been creating a bunch of Maya rigs and releasing them for free primarily to be used in the AnimChallenge. Check them out HERE
Industry Job Spreadsheet
The Industry Job Spreadsheet was compiled by Chris Mayne and is an amazing resource for job seekers. It is full of industry job posting and can be filtered to show only animation roles.
Animator’s Survival Kit
The Animator’s Survival Kit by Richard Williams is an essential book to own whether you’re a beginner or an expert.
50 Ways To..
50 Ways To.. is a series of videos by Kevin Parry showing how much variation there is in the simplest thing. A fun and extremely useful resource for animators looking for inspiration
Animatedjobs.com showcases animation jobs for 2D Animator’s, 3D Animators & Storyboard Artists in the USA, the UK and all over the World
She-Hulk Rig is a free Maya rig made by @CromaCore_. Download it from his Gumroad page!
Kratos Rig is a free Maya rig made by @CromaCore_. Download it from his Gumroad page!
anima.to is a new community for animators that acts in a similar way to ArtStation. Create a profile, upload work, get free rigs, tutorials and more.
ProRigs are Maya rigs developed by talented artists from animation studios such as Disney, Dreamworks, Pixar and Sony. Available on a subscription model which gets you access to over 40 rigs.
FPS Rig (and Gun)
FPS Rig (and Gun) is a free maya rig by Mattias Kirsten that includes arms, hands and a gun. Grab it from the bottom of his personal website
Alien FPS Rig
Alien FPS Rig is a free first person rig for Maya based on a sci-fi theme (inspired by Alien). Made by Guillermo Moreno Alfaro.
FPS Rig (AK47)
FPS Rig (AK47) is a free First Person maya rig that includes the hands, camera and gun. Grab the files from this google drive folder by Haydn Cooper