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Welcome to Crazy Minnow Studio! We are a small indie software development team primarily focused on game development using the Unity engine. Our pipeline includes: games, game development tools and assets, and video tutorial production. Check out our Unity lip sync asset, SALSA Lip-Sync, available on the Unity Asset Store. Follow our blog for updates on our Unity asset and game development, as well as other happenings in indie game development.

Welcome to theMinnow's Blog. Here you'll find a collection of posts on all manner of minnowy subjects, primarily focused on our Unity assets and indie game development. We'll also be shamelessly plugging our best-selling Unity asset, SALSA with RandomEyes, available on the Unity Asset Store. We have a rapidly growing collection of tutorials and video tutorials you can quickly get to using the Categories shortcuts. To check out our projects, like SALSA with RandomEyes, use the Unity Projects menu item to the left. You can also search for posts using the search bar at the top right. Follow us on Twitter to get our latest updates. Whatever your preference, ENJOY!

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SALSA v2.0 devBlog

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Submitted to the Asset Store: 2019-06-15 Live on the Asset Store: 2019-06-20 STATUS: Working on documentation/videos. Addon/System Integration Status: ALL add-ons and OneClick systems have been updated and are available on the Downloads page UPDATE (2019-08-01) API documentation is… View More

Dialogue System adds support for SALSA LipSync Suite

Dialogue System for Unity Integration Development Support for SALSA Lip-Sync

I'll admit I was a little skeptical at first. I didn't think its approach to lipsync approximation would be comparable to traditional phoneme-based animation. But it does a fantastic job, and it's much easier to add voiceover to your game. If you're considering adding voiceover, or even just eye focus and facial expressions, look into SALSA.… View More

SALSA LipSync in WebGL with Amplitude

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AmplitudeSALSA is a free add-on that acts as a bridge between SALSA and Amplitude to allow SALSA Lipsync to work on the WebGL platform. If you aren't familiar with SASLA or Amplitude, you can read about them using the links below. Amplitude is our newest asset that provides amplitude and beat detection on the WebGL platform. Watch the SALSA with Amplitude video below! SALSA… View More

Behavior Designer actions for SALSA LipSync Suite

We're very excited to announce our new free Behavior Designer actions for SALSA LipSync Suite. This free add-on exposes essential SALSA LipSync Suite function to the fantastic Behavior Designer system. 06/29/2019 - v2.0.0 - for SALSA LipSync Suite, initial release. Behavior Designer add-on for SALSA LipSync Suite Be sure to install SALSA… View More

Adventure Creator actions for SALSA LipSync Suite

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We're excited to announce our new free Adventure Creator actions for SALSA LipSync Suite. This free add-on exposes essential SALSA LipSync Suite functions to the fantastic Adventure Creator system. We're also pleased to announce a SalsaTextSync integration option using our new Adventure Creator listener for… View More

SLATE Cinematic Sequencer ActionClips for SALSA LipSync Suite

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We're very excited to announce the release of our SALSA ActionClips for SLATE Cinematic sequencer. This free add-on provides essential SALSA LipSync Suite function access to the fantastic cinematic sequencer by Paradox Notion. If you're not familiar with SLATE, check the developers website for more information.   06/22/2019 - v2.0.0 for SALSA… View More

NodeCanvas actions for SALSA LipSync Suite

We're very excited to offer our free SALSA LipSync Suite nodes for NodeCanvas, and we think it's pretty awesome that you can control SALSA lip-sync natively with the [Say] and [Multiple Choice] dialogue Nodes in NodeCanvas's DialogueTree Graph. If you're not familiar with NodeCanvas, it's a superb behavior… View More