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  • Writer's pictureJani Penttinen

Bitmagic Supercharges Game Development with Instant 3D Character Creation

Updated: Mar 17

In the realm of game development and digital design, the ability to bring imaginative concepts to life with ease and precision has always been a coveted dream. Bitmagic, a platform that gives everyone the power to be a game maker, is turning this dream into reality by enabling users to create animated 3D characters and objects through simple text descriptions. This breakthrough is not just a step forward; it's a leap into a future where the barriers between imagination and digital reality blur.


Bitmagic allows you to create game characters using text prompt. I don't know how to create 3D models, but I was able to do these in a couple minutes of typing in what I want!

Bitmagic's groundbreaking new feature allows for the generation of new 3D objects, including animated characters, within a mere 30 seconds from a text prompt. This is huge, when compared to existing services that offer text-to-3D creation, which not only take much longer but often produce fairly poor quality results. Also, those outputs are typically static models that cannot be animated, which is necessary for lifelike and engaging game characters.


The traditional route to creating a 3D game character involves several complex steps. Starting with the creation of a model, it then has to be rigged— a process of attaching the model to a skeleton to enable animation. This requires specialized skills and software, such as Blender, and is time-consuming. However, Bitmagic automates this entire workflow, delivering high-quality, fully animated 3D models in seconds. Once your new character appears in the world, it can instantly walk around, jump, fight, swim... it'll be a 100% usable game character without any additional work required.


This innovation stems from recognizing a gap in the market. The evolution of text-to-3D technology had been sluggish, partly because the demand from the general public was unclear. After all, 3D objects, while fascinating, don't have obvious applications for everyday use outside of gaming or professional design. At Bitmagic we anticipated a solution would emerge from the tech community, yet we found ourselves at the forefront of solving this challenge out of necessity and a vision to empower their users.


3D design's complexity historically required a team of specialists, each focusing on a segment of the creation process—modeling, rigging, texturing, and so on. Bitmagic disrupts this model by offering a platform where even those with no technical background can turn their ideas into 3D, complete with animation readiness. This democratizes the creation process, making game development accessible to a wider audience and enabling a new wave of creativity.


Imagine wanting to design a game featuring a humanoid cat that can walk, jump, and interact within the game world. With Bitmagic, you describe your vision, and shortly after, you receive a fully modeled and rigged character, ready for animation. This eliminates the need for a dedicated team and significantly reduces the time and resources needed to bring a character from concept to creation.


Bitmagic is a game engine, so it goes beyond just creating and animating characters. It enables users to define behaviors for these characters, such as whether they are friendly or hostile, integrating them seamlessly into the game environment. This means that characters can be directly implemented into games as player-controlled or non-player characters, complete with predefined behaviors, without additional coding.


I'm really proud of the way Bitmagic is shaping up. By automating the creation and rigging of 3D characters, it not only simplifies the development process but also opens game development to a lot of people who have not been able to do it before. They might be amazing game designers, and now for the first time ever, they will be able to realize their vision.


Bitmagic is soon available on Steam Early Access. Wishlist is here now to be one of the first to try it out! https://store.steampowered.com/app/2178290/Bitmagic/

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