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.
The Animator’s Survival Kit by Richard Williams is an essential book to own whether you’re a beginner or an expert.
Darkstalkers – 12 Principles is an article that explains the 12 principles of animation through the pixel animation of Darkstalkers
Storyboarder is a free open-source piece of storyboarding software that makes it easy to visualize a story as fast you can draw stick figures.
AnimSelector is a free and super simple Maya script that allows you to quickly setup selection groups that you can later pickup from a GUI or assign to hotkeys.
Fantasy Crocodile Rig is a free Maya rig that has a super appealing design.
Akeytsu is a piece of 3D animation software and is a lighter, faster and cheaper alternative to Maya. It also has a free educational version.
Rocket Girl Rig is a free Maya rig from the VMComix animation blog.
Jasmine Rig is a free rig for Maya that has a load of great features!