Animation Exchange is happening again live on Twitch. Make sure to tune in at 12:00pm Pacific Time on Tuesday, March 19th. From highlighting the most recent tech, to examining traditional animation skills, this digital convention will illuminate the animation experience in game development.
The AniMates are a professional group of animators who get together every Sunday on Twitch to interview other animators, discuss animation topics and work on personal projects live! Their aim is to create a community of content to help both experienced and beginner animators! They also post everything to their Website
New Frame Plus is a Youtube channel dedicated to analyzing video game animation hosted by Daniel Floyd
The Animstate Discord is a great place to meet and chat with some friendly animators. Whether you are looking for veterans or students, this is the place to be!
AnimLvlUp is a facebook page hosted by animator, Jason Shum that has a bunch of great videos and interviews with industry veterans that share their stories of getting into the animation / games industry.
Riot Creative Contest 2017 is a competition by Riot Games and hosted by Polycount that artists, animators and other disciplines can enter. Expect killer prizes, amazing art, and stiff competition.
Cartrdge is a portfolio community for creatives working in video games and is great for creating a page and uploading animations in multiple formats such as Vimeo, Youtube, Gif.. etc
Thinking Animation has a great section on the pros and cons of different rigs. As well as a bunch of other resources and tips across the site.