Engine

Modeling Project Files and References

The following .fbx, .blend, and .ma project files are available to use as templates or as reference:

Maple Leaf Tree

A skinned tree model with the soil, branches, and leaves as separate meshes bound to a single armature. This is packaged with UV textures that can be applied with SurfaceAppearance. This is an advanced version of the tree model used in the Skinning a Simple Mesh guide.

Shoebot

A robot non-player character used in the Beyond The Dark showcase.

Creature

Creature model from the Beyond The Dark showcase. This model is made up of 11 meshes and over 50 bones.

Avatar and Accessories

The following include examples and templates utilizing Roblox's required avatar components. Many of these project files and references require additional configuration in your modeling software before importing into Studio as a complete avatar character. See Avatars for additional resources and template usage instruction.

References

Fish Person

A rigged and skinned humanoid character model with a full body cage, facial animation rig, and associated PBR texture maps.

Goblin

A rigged and skinned humanoid character model with a full body cage, facial animation rig.

Blocky

A Blocky character model with an animatable head and a full body cage.


Lola

A skinned R15 character created from the Skinning a Humanoid Model guide. Since this reference model doesn't yet have inner and outer cage mesh data, this model can't equip layered clothing or accessories.


Tshirt - Uncaged

Uncaged example clothing ready for caging in a 3D modeling software.

Clothing Examples

Caged 3D accessory models and associated PBR textures. Ready for import into Studio or in a modeling tool.

Classic Mannequin

A blank mannequin using Roblox's Classic avatar proportions.

Use this reference to aid your creation process for accessories, clothing, and characters in third-party applications.

The caged .fbx contains the individual outer body cages for the body and may not import correctly into Studio without modification.

Rthro Mannequin

A blank mannequin using Roblox's Rthro Normal avatar proportions.

Use this reference to aid your creation process for accessories, clothing, and characters in third-party applications.

The caged .fbx contains the individual outer body cages for the body and may not import correctly into Studio without modification.

Rthro Slender Mannequin

A blank mannequin using Roblox's Rthro Slender proportions.

Use this reference to aid your creation process for accessories, clothing, and characters in third-party applications.

The caged .fbx contains the individual outer body cages for the body and may not import correctly into Studio without modification.

Templates

These project files require additional configuration before they are ready for Studio import. See Creating with Templates for additional information.

Blender and .fbx template files with pre-baked avatar components.

See Creating with Templates for instructions.

Blender and .fbx template files with pre-baked avatar components.

See Creating with Templates for instructions.

Blender and .fbx template files with pre-baked avatar components.

See Creating with Templates for instructions.

Blender and .fbx template files with pre-baked avatar components.

See Creating with Templates for instructions.

Blender and .fbx template files with pre-baked avatar components.

See Creating with Templates for instructions.

Blender and .fbx template files with pre-baked avatar components.

See Creating with Templates for instructions.

Blender and .fbx template files with pre-baked avatar components.

See Creating with Templates for instructions.

Project Files

R15 Rig and Attachments

Standard armature rig template for Blender. Use this template for rigging bodies and clothing items.

Cages for Clothing

Project files for creation, includes a full-body inner and outer cage mesh for creation of clothing items.

Cages for Bodies

Project files for creation, includes the 15 individual body part cages required for caging your avatar bodies.

Combined Project Files

Template file containing all content from previous templates, includes rig skeleton, body cages, attachment points.

Use this template to rig and cage bodies and clothing.

Add-Ons and Tools

Blender Studio Plugin

Open-source Blender Studio add-on that allows you to upload assets directly from Blender to Studio.

Blender Validation Tool

Blender add-on for verifying avatar technical compatibility before importing into Studio.

Blender Calisthenics Tool

Blender add-on for checking skinning data on characters and clothing.