Logo - Crazy Minnow Studio - game, asset, tool development

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.

78 posts found (11 to 20) RSS

Voice Chat with Real-Time Lip-Synchronization!

Dissonance Voice Chat logo

Using SALSA with Dissonance Voice Chat The Crazy Minnow and Placeholder Software teams have been working behind the scenes to bring real-time lip-sychronization and networked voice-chat together in an awesome-sauce concoction of delectable goodness. The latest versions of the two products… View More


Using SALSA Lipsync in Adventure Creator

Adventure Creator logo

Adventure Creator added official lip-sync support for SALSA in version 1.43. While this release added integrated support for Salsa2D, Salsa3D already worked in previous releases of Adventure Creator through the Dialogue : Play speech Action. Click… View More


SalsaSync - Flexible SALSA map for custom characters

SalsaSync logo

We offer 1-click synchronization scripts for many of the mainstream character generation systems,  but what do you do if you want to use SALSA with your custom made characters that don't have SALSA spec BlendShapes, or a character system we don't have a 1-click setup script for? This is why we created SalsaSync, a flexible universal free add-on for mapping SALSA and RandomEyes processed values onto your characters BlendShapes and… View More


SALSA lipsync with Freedom's Gate characters

We're very excited to announce SALSA support for Freedom's Gate characters using our free SalsaSync add-on. This free add-on allows you to create a custom map to link SALSA and RandomEyes output to your Freedom's Gate character. If you're not familiar with Freedom's Gate characters, check the developers website for… View More


SALSA ActionClips for Cinematic Sequencer - SLATE (beta)

SLATE Cinematic Sequencer logo

We're very excited to announce the public beta release of our new SALSA ActionClips for Cinematic sequencer - SLATE. This free add-on provides essential SALSA and RandomEyes function access to the fantastic cinematic sequencer by Paradox Notion. If you're not familiar with SLATE, check the developers website for more… View More


Using SALSA Lip-Sync with Photon Voice

Use SALSA and Photon Voice for networked, multi-player character lip-synchronization! Tested with Unity 5.5, SALSA 1.4.0, and Photon Voice 1.8 (2017-01-31): ~ Real-Time Lip-Sync with networked voice transmission ~ What's cooler than real-time character lip-sync animations? Networked voice transmissions with real-time lip-sync! This blog post will… View More


SALSA 1-Click lipsync for iClone

iClone logo

New workflow brings 1-click SALSA setup to iClone characters with default shape groups that produce great looking results. We leveraged SALSA features to create our new CM_iCloneSync script, along with a custom inspector, that provides a unique shape group capability that creates a great default setup, while also extending full shape group… View More


Using Daz3D Characters with SALSA Lipsync

Daz 3D logo

This all new workflow brings 1-click SALSA setup to DAZ3D characters, out-of-the-box support for Genesis, Genesis 2, Genesis 3, Genesis 8, Dragon, and Emotiguy character… View More


SALSA with RandomEyes Actions for PlayMaker

Unity Asset Store Playmaker Development Support for SALSA with RandomEyes Lip-Sync

If you've already purchased SALSA with RandomEyes, we'd like to thank you with this free Playmaker add-on that includes over 40 custom Playmaker Actions. If you haven't already purchased SALSA with RandomEyes, we'd like to sweeten the deal with this free Playmaker add-on that includes… View More


SQLite for BGE available now on the Blender Market

SQLite for BGE feature image

Our first Blender Game Engine asset! Now available on the Blender Market at cgcookiemarkets.com SQLite for BGE is a collection of Blender Python scripts that facilitate easy, multi-platform-compliant, sqlite database programming within the Blender Game Engine. Using four simple… View More