Press Release from Autodesk
Vancouver, British Columbia, (Aug. 8, 2011) — At SIGGRAPH 2011 — Autodesk, Inc., has announced Subscription Advantage Packs for its Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suites 2012, as well as most of its portfolio of Digital Entertainment Creation (DEC) toolsets. Subscription Advantage Packs provide current Autodesk Subscription customers with early access to new features and enhancements that help manage complexity, make everyday workflows more efficient and expand creative capabilities.
“Subscription Advantage Packs allow us to get new functionality out to our Subscription customers much sooner than would otherwise be possible,” said Marc Petit, Autodesk senior vice president, Media & Entertainment. “This is great because the 2012 Advantage Packs contain powerful new enhancements that are going to help artists work more efficiently and creatively. We’ve integrated high-performance third-party technology, speeded up common workflows, and extended creative capabilities.”
Digital Entertainment Creation Subscription Advantage Pack Features
The Autodesk Subscription Advantage Packs for Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suites 2012 contain new features and functionality found within the Subscription Advantage Packs for the products included in the suites.
The Subscription Advantage Pack for Autodesk Maya 2012 software provides new tools to help manage the increasing scene complexity required by today’s games, film and television productions. It provides:
Furthering the Rendering Revolution, the Subscription Advantage Pack for Autodesk 3ds Max 2012 software delivers new solutions that help artists create and refine the look they require faster and more easily. The Advantage Pack offers:
The Subscription Advantage Pack for Autodesk Softimage 2012 software delivers practical production tools to Softimage artists and technical directors. The Advantage Pack provides:
The Subscription Advantage Pack for Autodesk Mudbox 2012 software delivers powerful new tools to help solidify its position as an industry-leading 3D paint and sculpting solution. The Advantage Pack offers:
The Creative Finishing extension releases for Autodesk Flame Premium 2012, Autodesk Flare 2012 and the Subscription Advantage Pack for Autodesk Smoke 2012 for Mac OS X software deliver powerful new creative and technical tools, plus increased digital file format support for film, television and commercial post-production. The releases provide:
The Subscription Advantage Packs and Creative Finishing extension releases are expected to be available to current Autodesk Subscription customers in late-September 2011. Subscription customers will be able to download the Advantage Packs and extension releases in one of two ways: from the Subscription Center or directly through the interface of the Autodesk software.