This Tutorial will teach you some basic MaxScripting techniques for creating complex character animation. The goal is to take a spider rig, and step by step have the spider walk over a mesh surface. There are two MaxScripts that we will refer to; Spider_Simple.ms which is the guts of the animation creation script and SpiderROF.ms which is the simple script turned into a user interface tool with added features.
First, Download and open Spider_Simple.ms , SpiderROF.ms and SpiderWalk.max
Several important issues will be discussed;
   1. Organization of rig
   2. Animation variable creation
   3. Time Table Number Array creation
   4. Animation Functions
   5. Surface alignment techniques
   6. Object seeking
   7. Interface creation
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