What’s new in GrowFX 1.9.9

Exlevel released Service pack 6 for GrowFX 1.9.9, a plant modeling and animation system for 3ds Max and offers 25% discount till the end of April.

V-Ray Cloud

Chaos Group presented the end of February V-Ray Cloud beta - new cloud rendering integrated directly in V-Ray that seamlessly unlocks the speed and virtually unlimited power of the cloud.

ProBuilder and Polybrush join Unity

The full editions of ProBuilder and Polybrush, tools for seamless level design and texturing, recently became part of Unity and are now available to all subscription plans with no extra costs.

V-Ray Next, Beta 2 for 3ds Max

End of February Chaos Group presented V-Ray Next, Beta 2 for 3ds Max with GPU volume rendering, Nvidia denoising and many other cool new features.

OctaneRender for Unity

Unity engine developers announced their partnership with OTOY and presented OctaneRender for Unity Editor.

Rhino 6 for Windows

Robert McNeel & Associates have recently released Rhinoceros 6 for Windows.
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Quixel Suite 2.3.2 is released

Developers of Quixel Suite have announced the release of 2.3.2 update for the software.
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V-Ray Benchmark 1.0.7

Chaos Group recently released version 1.0.7 of V-Ray Benchmark, a free stand-alone application for testing hardware rendering speed.

NVIDIA Mental Ray discontinued

Starting from 20 November 2017 NVIDIA will no longer offer new subscriptions to the Mental Ray plugins for Maya and 3ds Max, as well as Mental Ray Standalone.

Blender 2.8

Future presented Blender 2.8 with updated viewport, new Grease Pencil and other new functionalities.

Magicplan 6.0

Sensopia announced magicplan 6.0. This floor plan creation app lets to create dimensioned floor plans without actively measuring or drawing. With its Augmented Reality technology you just have to capture the corners of a room to get your plan.

Cineware for Illustrator

MAXON has partnered with Turbosquid and released free Cineware for Illustrator plug-in that allows to add and edit 3D objects directly within Adobe Illustrator CC 2017, to apply labels to 3D packaging or incorporate 3D elements seamlessly into 2D artwork.