Pixar has released Renderman - their rendering software with many improvements, fixes, and various changes for better skin and soft materials, more photorealistic hair, improved shaders, and workflows.
Autodesk has released Maya 2018 with major workflow improvements and new features.
End of July Crytek has presented a major update to CryEngine with over 623 improvements.
The Foundry released Modo 11.1 update with a lot of cool features
Microsoft announced that after 32 years MS Paint is not discontinued and also has a younger brother - Paint 3D.
Google has released a new app that allows 3d modeling directly in VR.
Russian developers from Triumph LLC recently released an updated version of Blend4Web, an open source framework for creating interactive online 3D experiences.
An independent jury of experts announced the final 33 nominees for the animago’s eleven categories.
Unity Technologies has demonstrated a preview of long awaited Unity 2017 at Unite Europe 2017 in Amsterdam.
Chaos Group has recently presented a new release V-Ray for 3DS Max 2018.
Pixologic released an updated version of digital sculpting software ZBrush
Autodesk has introduced virtual reality engine 3ds Max Interactive in 3ds Max 2018.1 Update