NaturalMotion Partners with Rockstar

CG animation technology developer NaturalMotion has announced that it is integrating its revolutionary euphoria engine into upcoming next-generation titles for Rockstar Games, the publisher ... Continue Reading →

Skymatter Sculpts Free Trial of Mudbox 1.0.4

Skymatter Limited (, a developer of 3D software tools, has announced the immediate availability of a free trial of Mudbox 1.0.4, its 3D sculpting software. The trial ... Continue Reading →

BOXX Supports Windows Vista

BOXX Technologies Inc. today announced a plan to help visual effects and design professionals make a smooth transition to Microsoft Windows Vista by fully testing and certifying all ... Continue Reading →

Massive Builds Global Partner Network

Massive Software, a leading developer of autonomous-agent 3D animation systems, has established a certified network of worldwide channel partners that includes top visual effects and ... Continue Reading →

EA Chicago Taps Softimage for 3D Pipeline

Electronic Arts’ Chicago studio has partnered with Softimage Co., a subsidiary of Avid Technology Inc., to dbuild a 3D game development pipeline built on SOFTIMAGE|XSI software. ... Continue Reading →

Atmosphere Brought to Babylon 5

Visual effects work has begun on Babylon 5: The Lost Tales’Voices in the Dark, a new direct-to-video feature from Warner Home Video and Warner Bros. Television. Work is being ... Continue Reading →

Foundry Brings Heat to NAB

London-based visual effects developer The Foundry is heading to the National Association of Broadcasters’ NAB 2007 in Las Vegas with new products including Furnace 4 for Shake ... Continue Reading →

Entity FX Brings ‘Justice’ to Smallville

In this week’s eagerly anticipated episode of The CW’s Smallville, young Clark Kent gets some super-powered help from other crimefighters that have made appearances on the ... Continue Reading →

Autodesk Introduces Maya 8.5

Autodesk Inc. today announced this it is shipping Autodesk Maya 8.5, the latest version of its market-leading 3D animation, modeling and rendering software. The update promises enhanced ... Continue Reading →

VFX Shown and Told at VES Event

One of the highlights of award season each year is The Visual Effects Society’s Show and Tell event because it offers effects artist a unique opportunity to show voters and members ... Continue Reading →