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RailClone 4.1.2 released

IToo Software has announced an update to RailClone, its parametric modelling and layout system for 3DS Max. Changes in version 4.1.2 include updates to the Random number node to make it easier to synchronise randomised properties between generators and the ability…


Lumion 10 teaser

Lumion 10 was recently released adding a new high-quality preview mode, 62 high-quality foliage models, displacement mapping, 5 night skies, an Aurora Borealis effect, photo-matching tools,  OSM heightmaps, AI Artist rendering, 104 new library objects and more. Learn about the release…


Mari 4.6 released

Foundry has announced the release of Mari 4.6. New features include several improvements to the recently-introduced Material System. The new Geo-Channels feature allows users to integrate object-aware properties into material presets for edge wear and other effects. The new release offers several…


ZBrush 2020 released

Pixologic has announced the release of ZBrush 2020. New features include the ability to sculpt and paint in Morph UV, 3 new XTractor brushes for converting model detail to an alpha, a new history paintbrush, the ability to apply details…


Aerialod – height map renderer

Ephtracy has released a free tool for visualising heightmaps. Aerialod is an interactive path tracer that allows you to import and render heightmaps. Find out more and download from the product’s website. Super Renders Farm – Powerful & Smart Cloud Renders Farm Refer…


Universal Scene Description: open source at Autodesk

Autodesk has released a recording from SIGGRAPH 2019 in which they discuss the how the company is working with leading animation studios to “ensure a consistent yet modifiable way to use USD within Maya, while remaining fully open-source and used as…


CryEngine 5.6 released

Crytek has released the latest version of its real-time tool Cryengine. Version 5.6 includes in-editor project management, micro-facet multi-layer materials, area lights, tesselated particle ribbons, pressurised closed buoyant cloth, custom-mesh ropes, full-body ragdoll IK, behaviour tree UI and much more. See the full…


Marvelous Designer 9 released

CLO Virtual Fashion has announced the release of Marvelous Designer 9. New features include retopology and symmetry tools, new subdivision features, half pattern symmetry, mirror creation, and GPU acceleration for improved performance during simulations. Find out more on the Marvellous Designer website.


CityEngine 2019.1 released with a new Maya plugin

Esri has released the latest version of its parametric tool CityEngine. Version 2019.1 adds several sketching improvements in 2D and 3D including new tools for placing temporary guide lines, export to i3s 1.7 format which  supports PBR materials, a new Maya plugin called Serlio…