The Idle Animations wiki last edited by Jagged85 on 02/25/14 04:20PM View full history

Notable Idle Animations

  • Sonic's idle animation of tapping his foot is one of the most iconic poses for that character.
  • In Sonic CD, if there is no input within three minutes, then Sonic will jump off the level, resulting in a game over.
  • In Ristar, the titular character has a unique idle animation depending on what level he is on. For example, on the fire-themed level he will sweat and fan himself when idle. When left alone on the music level, he will start to dance to the background music.
  • Mario will lie down for a short nap in some of the 3D platformers.
  • In Dragon's Dogma, if the player character is idle for too long, one of their Pawns will wave their hand in front of the player character's face so as to get their attention.
  • In the TT's of Lego games, most characters per game all have a couple of unique idle animations, often designed for comedic effect.

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