Creating custom characters is a breeze with updated 3D tool

3D character creation software Fuse is ideal for freelancers or small studios that need to add some movement to a scene, says Steve Jarratt.

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Mixamo's new 3D character creation service Fuse is fronted with an app that lets you build characters, apply materials and then link to the Mixamo website where you can upload the model for rigging. You just select the items you want - torso, limbs, hair, clothing - and Fuse melds them into a single polygon mesh with flowing topology, ready for animation.

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