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Post feature RSS Side Effects Software Joins the 2015 Awards

With 30 licenses being given away to this years winners, come check out what difference Houdini Indie will make in your project!

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We all know how much time and effort goes into making artwork, animations and games.
Side Effects Software intends to simplify this process by giving Indie developers a comprehensive tool-set designed to empower artists to create assets, effects, models, and animations in shorter time, with much higher standards than conventional workflows.


Houdini Indie makes all of Houdini’s animation and VFX tools available under a limited commercial license to independent animators and game makers who want to use Houdini during the incubation stage of their business.

What can Houdini do? Well just about everything except make a game for you, here are some key features.

  • Modelling, animation, character rigging, lighting, rendering and compositing
  • Pyro FX, fluids, rbd, finite elements, and particles.
  • Integration with Unity and Unreal Engines

The great folks at Side Effects Software have given us 30, Houdini Indie, 1 year licenses to give away valued at $199 each.
Prize distribution will be as follows.

  • Top 5, Indies and Mods
  • Top 5 Unreleased, Indies and Mods
  • 5 Editors Choice Picks, Indies and Mods

A massive thank you to Side Effects for reaching out and supporting all the hard working developers for this years awards, If you need any walkthroughs check out the Houdini users group or if you fancy giving Houdini a try for yourself grab the free trial. We all look forward to seeing what you will create with these new tools.

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