Originally Posted by Darth InSidious
Adding the animations involves editing the model to do the animation frame-by-frame, and so is laborious and time-consuiming in the extreme.
(like the flowing cape, which required, as far as I know, editing every animation for the Revan model so it moves in all situations)
Oh, this is so painfully true.
If you're going to work with animations, to be honest, you're just going to have to experiment with it a lot yourself, and see what works.