Give Life to 2D

Useful external links

Introducing user pages of Live2D tutorials and making of Live2D model.

【Learn by book】
Live2D Cubism3 Modeling Book Text book for the Live2D Weekend Course, focusing on how to model with Cubism 3. It begins with how to prepare illustrations for beginners.

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Live2D Technic Guide for Beginner The book for beginners to start Live2D. Introducing what Live2D enable and how to create it.

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Unity5+Live2D Development for Novel and Adventure Game The book contain a tutorial how to create Live2D model, embedding Live2D model to novel game and more.

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【Learn by video】
Live2D Weekend Course (9 videos) 9-class course for making a versatile model to be used in games and FaceRig.

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The tutorial that use the Live2D now A tutorial video of structure and tools of Live2D and creating a model for the beginners.

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How to work from PSD to Live2D and FaceRig - Part 1 A 2-part of non editing video instruction of importing PSD file, modeling and embedding to FaceRig.

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"The Moment" Live2D Workflow A fast-forwarding video of how to create a work "The Moment" that is created by award winner GHIRO in 2016. It contains lots of topics about Cubism Editor workflow and a way to create composite using AE and CINEMA 4D.

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【FaceRig+Live2D】The way to Anyone can be 2D lovely girl (jpeg conversion) 【Japanese subtitle】 A 7min tutorial of how to create FaceRig model from JPEG image by foreign user. (Japanese Subtitle)

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Time to use Live2D session A tutorial video which understand the structure of Live2D with enjoyment. You can download PSD file which is used in a tutorial so that watching tutorial with touching the file also recommended.

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Make a move "AKANE-chan" by Live2D A 10 hours of tutorial describing drawing, modeling and animation for voiceroid's works.(Fast-forward 45 times) Don't miss the works which posted on niconico!

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Try moving own drawing with Live2D A brief summary video of creating original file by Clip Studio Paint , using template function to model it easily and trying to move with viewer. Recommended for the inexperienced artist who thinks that "want to bring my drawing to life" with Live2D.

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【Learn by Web】
GALVAS diary Clearly guide you various things about the Live2D.

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Live2D Staff Blog There are staff picks pages which explaining how to use FaceRig+Live2D module and advance.

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Hachachi-teki-na Introducing useful information when you create a model, developping work and more. There is a very handy inverted reference for Live2D.

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How to create Live2D avatar for FaceRig A 7-part of tutorial how to move face expression of self 2D art. Describing from notes when you drawing to usage of FaceRig by images in detail. However it introduces creating PNG texture file manually, it can be replaced that direct importing PSD file in many cases.

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【Learn in English】
The making of Tabatha Veazie - Animated 2D portrait This is a 5-part Live2D making of a Novell game called "Herald" which became a hot topic on Kickstarter made in Netherlands. Please be aware that this is using Cubism Editor 2.0 so that some part of this tutorial are currently automating.

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Modeling 101 & other tips A community thread describes spliting layers from original PSD file and Cliping mask during modeling in a practical way.

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Getting started with Live2D & useful links. The summary of external links for the beginner who wants to learn Live2D with FaceRig.

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imst YouTube Channel Over 50 Live2D tutorials on the channel. Both beginner and advanced user who speaks English can't miss this!

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Photoshop to Live2D Tutorial - Tidying up photoshop (Part .1) A 6-part of tutorial which very politely explains workflow from preparing illustration, modeling on Photoshop to development on Unity or Android.

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【Learn in Chinese】
Live2D 人物動畫設計 本書是以Live2D為主題的輕課程教材,內容淺顯易懂,運用「2D基礎動畫設計」,能更流暢設計栩栩如生的人物動態及表情,更可整合於遊戲開發,超越一般人對2D動畫的印象,對基礎動畫設計概念的學習也有立竿見影的效果。

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【live2d Cubism2.0入门级教程】part1 绘画工具在SAI的原始图像准备和建模工作中共有7个电影系列。 工作过程详细解释。 但是,由于我们使用的是立体派编辑器2.0,所以在上半部分手动准备三次纹理文件,而手动分配多边形在2.1之后是不必要的。

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Live2D Chinese Tutorial 1 一個介紹性的視頻著重於在Photoshop中分解插圖與細節的部分。

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