Puppetshop, the rigging and animation toolkit from Kees Rijnen, is now available for free!!!
Aaaaand … ShaderFX is free for …
[…] individuals and companies smaller than 2 employees
Wow ! Pretty cool !
[It's at the bottom of the page, where it says: download.]
In addition to that, as result of the Softimage acquisition by Autodesk, CAT, another rigging, muscle and animation toolkit, is now available as extension download for 3ds max subscription customers. Here is an old review of the 'Character Animation Toolkit'
I never had a look at these animation packages… what about you?