Auckland, New Zealand - Massive Software, developer of 3D animation software for AI-driven characters, has released Massive 4.0. The latest release includes support for V-Ray rendering, new terrain nodes, enhanced brain nodes and agent fields, and other features and improvements.
Massive allows artists to create and direct anything from CG humanoids to birds, animals, cars and more to deliver realistic and emotive virtual performances. Massive "agents" are 3D characters that use sight, sound, and touch to interpret and react autonomously to the world around them. Massive incorporates procedural animation and AI, and is used by professionals in animation, visual effects, and design visualization.
Massive 4.0 is available for Windows and Linux. Massive Jet 4.0, delivering out-of-the-box functionality, is available for $5999 USD per license. The full Massive 4.0 suite is priced at $17,999 USD per license.