Puppet animation

Other (objects, etc.) concept

Individual pieces (pieces of clothing, possibly smaller pieces of the body, whatever they hold, etc. not just limbs) of characters are animated as separate entities.


Alternate name: Modular animation

Odin Sphere Leifthrasir (PlayStation 3)
PS3 2016-01
Dragon's Crown (PlayStation 3)
PS3 2013-07
Machinarium (PlayStation Vita)
VITA 2013-03-26
Muramasa Rebirth (PlayStation Vita)
VITA 2013-03-28
Machinarium (Linux)
LIN 2009-10-16
Machinarium (Windows)
WIN 2009-10-16
Rayman Legends (Windows)
WIN 2013-08-29
Muramasa: The Demon Blade (Wii)
WII 2009-04-09
Odin Sphere (PlayStation 2)
PS2 2007-05-21
The Rumble Fish (Arcade)
ARCD 2004
Rayman Legends (PlayStation Vita)
VITA 2013-09-03
Rayman Legends (Xbox 360)
X360 2013-08-29

The first video game about Puppet animation was released in 2004.

Ubisoft, Amanita Design and Atlus has published most of these games