Studio get started

Key takeaways
Introduction to Rokoko Studio and Essential Filters (locomotion, loop, treadmill, etc)
Introduction to Rokoko Studio and Essential Filters (locomotion, loop, treadmill, etc)
Hands-on Demo of Live Studio Filters (Locomotion 2.0, Locomotion Legacy, Treadmill)
Hands-on Demo of Live Studio Filters (Locomotion 2.0, Locomotion Legacy, Treadmill)
How to use the treadmill filter in Rokoko Studio
How to use the treadmill filter in Rokoko Studio
Live Stream Full Performance Capture to Unreal Engine 2.23
Live Stream Full Performance Capture to Unreal Engine 2.23
Using the Cinema4D Retarget Tag to Switch Between Rokoko Animations
Using the Cinema4D Retarget Tag to Switch Between Rokoko Animations
How to Forward Live Motion Capture Data to Blender
How to Forward Live Motion Capture Data to Blender
Organize Rokoko Studio Animations in MotionBuilder
Organize Rokoko Studio Animations in MotionBuilder
Rokoko Studio (1.13.0) - Feature Overview
Rokoko Studio (1.13.0) - Feature Overview
Rokoko Live / Unreal Engine 4.24 - Overview of what's in the new plugin
Rokoko Live / Unreal Engine 4.24 - Overview of what's in the new plugin
How to setup Facial Capture in Studio
How to setup Facial Capture in Studio
Rokoko Studio v1.15: Loop filter (Walk/Run) Cycles, FPS Lock, C3D Format
Rokoko Studio v1.15: Loop filter (Walk/Run) Cycles, FPS Lock, C3D Format
How to setup a Virtual Camera in Unity
How to setup a Virtual Camera in Unity
Rokoko Studio v1.15.1: Blender 2.8 plugin + Custom plugins for all Pro/Plus users
Rokoko Studio v1.15.1: Blender 2.8 plugin + Custom plugins for all Pro/Plus users
How to Characterize your Animation Skeleton in MotionBuilder
How to Characterize your Animation Skeleton in MotionBuilder
How to characterize your animation skeleton in Maya
How to characterize your animation skeleton in Maya
How to clean up motion capture animations in MotionBuilder
How to clean up motion capture animations in MotionBuilder
Rokoko Livestream / Rokoko Studio Filters / Dec. 12, 2019 (locomotion, drift fix, treadmill, footIk)
Rokoko Livestream / Rokoko Studio Filters / Dec. 12, 2019 (locomotion, drift fix, treadmill, footIk)
Keyboard Hotkeys
Keyboard Hotkeys
How to Live Stream Data to MotionBuilder
How to Live Stream Data to MotionBuilder
How to master the Locomotion 2.0 filter in Rokoko Studio
How to master the Locomotion 2.0 filter in Rokoko Studio
How to create loop cycles with your Smartsuit Pro recordings in Rokoko Studio
How to create loop cycles with your Smartsuit Pro recordings in Rokoko Studio
Full performance capture (and face rigging) workflow for Daz3D characters
Full performance capture (and face rigging) workflow for Daz3D characters
Live Stream Full Performance Capture to Unreal Engine 4.23
Live Stream Full Performance Capture to Unreal Engine 4.23

Rokoko Studio (1.13.0) - Feature Overview

Mike walks us through how to organize your exported motion capture animations from Rokoko Studio into multiple takes in MotionBuilder. This can be especially useful if you are using the animations in different scenes or with different props.

This blog serves as a guide to teach our users all about the new features and UI improvements that have been made in our latest Rokoko Studio update (1.13.0). We even dive into some of the less talked about features to give you a broad understanding of everything inside of this powerful software. Follow along as we go over everything that will help you get the most out of Rokoko Studio!

Download Rokoko Studio (1.13.0) here!

New UI & Features:

  • Rokoko Remote - Enables functions like Straight Pose, Start/Stop Recording and Face Capture to be toggled from your smartphone
  • The Rokoko Remote button at the top right allows you to pair your smartphone to Studio
  • Face Capture - Highlights when Face Capture is enabled in Rokoko Remote app
  • Toggle the Face Capture button within Rokoko Remote to enable Face Capture
  • Download Rokoko Remote for iPhone here
  • Android phone support coming soon!
  • Assigning Actor Profiles - You can now assign actor profiles to projects from the Dashboard
  • This can also be done in the Scene Overview under ‘Add Objects’
  • Scene Overview - Displays all of the current objects within the scene
  • Assigning scene objects per Actor
  • Eye / Ghost icon - Hide, show or ghost
  • Hide - Hides a scene object
  • Show - Shows a hidden scene object
  • Ghost - Makes a scene object transparent
  • Smartsuit Controls button - Show or hide the Smartsuit Info Panel
  • Smartsuit Info panel
  • Displays which Filters are applied to a recording
  • Displays FPS counts of recording
  • Toggle between Newton and Stickman
  • View status of sensors (live or playback)
  • Hover cursor over it to view more details
  • This image is shown from the back of the suit
  • Can toggle Focus and follow this suit
  • Can minimize panel
  • Live Filters button - Allows you to toggle on or off filters on your live Smartsuit Pro
  • Locomotion (2.0) - Allows for moves such as running, jumping, handstands and somersaults
  • Locomotion Legacy - Legacy version of Locomotion
  • Treadmill - Keeps the character fixed in a position in space
  • Toe Bend - Allows the toe part of the foot to bend and stay above the floor
  • Exporter panel - Opens the Export Options window
  • Export VP data - Check this if you want to export Virtual Production Tracker data
  • Mimic file hierarchy - Creates the same folder hierarchy within Studio when exporting data
  • Export face data - Check this if you want to export face capture data
  • Export path - Choose where you want to export your mocap data to
  • Format - Select the filetype of your mocap data
  • FBX
  • BVH
  • CSV
  • FBX Settings - Select between different settings for your FBX * ASCII * Binary * Version
  • Skeleton - Select which Skeleton type you want to export your mocap data as * Rokoko Newton (Default) * Maya HumanIK * 3DS Max Biped * Mixamo

Other Important Studio Features:

  • Video Reference button - Opens the video reference panel to record footage with a webcam
  • Can also be found under Settings > Video Reference
  • Configure Smartsuit button - Allows you to configure the wifi settings and update the firmware for your Smartsuit Pro
  • Playback Filters - Used to edit mocap data recordings
  • To learn more about each one of the following filters, check out our blog Cleaning up Motion Data in Studio
  • Locomotion (2.0) - Allows for moves such as running, jumping, handstands and somersaults
  • Locomotion Legacy - Legacy version of Locomotion
  • Treadmill - Keeps the character fixed in a position in space
  • Drift Fix - Allows you to adjust the start and end point of a take to fix drifting
  • Foot IK - Will snap the feet to the floor
  • Toe Bend - Allows the toe part of the foot to bend and stay above the floor

We hope that this guide has helped give you an overview of all of the new and important features and UI included in Rokoko Studio 1.13.0. Feel free to reach out to our support desk or email support@rokoko.com at any time if you run into issues.


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Key takeaways
Introduction to Rokoko Studio and Essential Filters (locomotion, loop, treadmill, etc)
Introduction to Rokoko Studio and Essential Filters (locomotion, loop, treadmill, etc)
Hands-on Demo of Live Studio Filters (Locomotion 2.0, Locomotion Legacy, Treadmill)
Hands-on Demo of Live Studio Filters (Locomotion 2.0, Locomotion Legacy, Treadmill)
How to use the treadmill filter in Rokoko Studio
How to use the treadmill filter in Rokoko Studio
Live Stream Full Performance Capture to Unreal Engine 2.23
Live Stream Full Performance Capture to Unreal Engine 2.23
Using the Cinema4D Retarget Tag to Switch Between Rokoko Animations
Using the Cinema4D Retarget Tag to Switch Between Rokoko Animations
How to Forward Live Motion Capture Data to Blender
How to Forward Live Motion Capture Data to Blender
Organize Rokoko Studio Animations in MotionBuilder
Organize Rokoko Studio Animations in MotionBuilder
Rokoko Studio (1.13.0) - Feature Overview
Rokoko Studio (1.13.0) - Feature Overview
Rokoko Live / Unreal Engine 4.24 - Overview of what's in the new plugin
Rokoko Live / Unreal Engine 4.24 - Overview of what's in the new plugin
How to setup Facial Capture in Studio
How to setup Facial Capture in Studio
Rokoko Studio v1.15: Loop filter (Walk/Run) Cycles, FPS Lock, C3D Format
Rokoko Studio v1.15: Loop filter (Walk/Run) Cycles, FPS Lock, C3D Format
How to setup a Virtual Camera in Unity
How to setup a Virtual Camera in Unity
Rokoko Studio v1.15.1: Blender 2.8 plugin + Custom plugins for all Pro/Plus users
Rokoko Studio v1.15.1: Blender 2.8 plugin + Custom plugins for all Pro/Plus users
How to Characterize your Animation Skeleton in MotionBuilder
How to Characterize your Animation Skeleton in MotionBuilder
How to characterize your animation skeleton in Maya
How to characterize your animation skeleton in Maya
How to clean up motion capture animations in MotionBuilder
How to clean up motion capture animations in MotionBuilder
Rokoko Livestream / Rokoko Studio Filters / Dec. 12, 2019 (locomotion, drift fix, treadmill, footIk)
Rokoko Livestream / Rokoko Studio Filters / Dec. 12, 2019 (locomotion, drift fix, treadmill, footIk)
Keyboard Hotkeys
Keyboard Hotkeys
How to Live Stream Data to MotionBuilder
How to Live Stream Data to MotionBuilder
How to master the Locomotion 2.0 filter in Rokoko Studio
How to master the Locomotion 2.0 filter in Rokoko Studio
How to create loop cycles with your Smartsuit Pro recordings in Rokoko Studio
How to create loop cycles with your Smartsuit Pro recordings in Rokoko Studio
Full performance capture (and face rigging) workflow for Daz3D characters
Full performance capture (and face rigging) workflow for Daz3D characters
Live Stream Full Performance Capture to Unreal Engine 4.23
Live Stream Full Performance Capture to Unreal Engine 4.23
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