Groups

 

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.

37
games
12
platforms

Alternate name: Modular animation

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

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

Unlike skeletal animation, this can include pieces that are not necessarily part of the skeleton rig (technically they are part of a type of skeleton rig however), like eyebrows, breasts, hair, and so forth.