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What is AnimationAPI?

Have you searched for hours and hours, looking for a way to properly animate your entities? Well look no further! The AnimationAPI is a mini-library that allows modders to (more) easily animate their entities.

Examples:

Can’t believe unless you see it? Check out these photos and a video by ThnxCya of some animated creatures.

AnimationAPI
AnimationAPI

Video:

Although the AnimationAPI is supposed to be easier for modders to use, it still is quite complicated, so a tutorial has been made to guide you modders along the way

How to install AnimationAPI:

For users:

  • Download and install Minecraft Forge
  • Locate .minecraft
    • Click Start and type %appdata% into the Search area
    • Click the folder that is called Roaming
    • Find the folder inside called .minecraft
  • Move the mod zip file to .minecraft/mods (DO NOT EXTRACT)
  • Play!

For modders:

  • Download the src files
  • Extract the src zip
  • Move the folder called ‘mods’ inside MCP’s src/minecraft/ directory
  • Animate your entities!

Changelogs:

v1.2.0

  • Updated to Minecraft 1.7.2
  • Added ModelJoint class
  • Added ModelObjRenderer class

Download Links:

For 1.5.2

http://www.dl.9minecraft.net/index.php?act=dl&id=1371406932

http://www.dl5.9minecraft.net/index.php?act=dl&id=1371407418

For 1.6.2

http://www.dl.9minecraft.net/index.php?act=dl&id=1377528266

http://www.dl2.9minecraft.net/index.php?act=dl&id=1377527790

For 1.6.4

http://www.dl.9minecraft.net/index.php?act=dl&id=1385510590

http://www.dl2.9minecraft.net/index.php?act=dl&id=1385535834

For 1.7.2

http://www.dl2.9minecraft.net/index.php?act=dl&id=1396328350

http://www.dl3.9minecraft.net/index.php?act=dl&id=1396354614

AnimationAPI 1.7.2, 3.7 out of 5 based on 20 ratings