I've been working on animations for our upcoming game, Dragonfly Zero, and wanted to share the process I used to create the weapon firing animations.
Wasn't sure which subforum to put this in, as it pertains heavily to art. However, it does include a good deal of technical aspects of making the art, so this subforum should work as well as any!
The write-up ended up being pretty long, but I added in pictures and humor where I could to make it more accessible. This post should be useful for artists and non-artists alike!
You can either click the banner at the top, or click this URL: How To: Animate and Light Weapons
Let me know what you guys think!
A few of the animations: