A full, robust program, LightWave 3D includes many of the tools that other packages require to be purchased separately. Softbody dynamics, particles, hair and fur, plus unlimited render nodes, to name a few; LightWave 3D ships with all the tools an artist needs to create. Requirements:
PPC / Intel, Mac OS X 10.4 or later Version 11.0:
Highlights of this release include instancing, flocking, a Bullet Dynamics engine in Layout and a Fracture tool in Modeler for physicsbased animation, Python scripting, support for new controller types (including the Sony Playstation Move), and more.