Mastering Materials with Softimage XSI.
2 Video set featuring a materials interface overview, 19 sample projects and a complete reference section showing the location of each command from Softimage 3D to XSI.
Character Kit II.
The anticipated sequel videos to Character Kit I! A detailed how-to on characters in Softimage|3D, Character Kit II includes new features in Softimage, a huge section on more advanced character setup techniques, Metamesh/polygon character modeling, precision texturing for characters, animation principles and approaches, and in-production animation techniques.
From CineFrame - Beginning and Intermediate users of Softimage|3D interested in character work will want Cineframe Animation's Softimage® Character Kit, an instruction-oriented review of making and animating characters in the famed 3D software.