Alternatives to Autodesk Maya for Windows with any license

  • Blender

    Blender is the free and open source 3D creation suite. It supports the entirety of the 3D pipeline—modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing and...

    • Because: i) It is free ii) Has everything in common maybe except for the look and the render quality. Guest • Sep 2017 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • The team is continually adding updates, and the features are excellent. Unfortunately, the UI is hard to navigate. Guest • Jul 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Its free and open source and very powerful. Guest • 9 days ago Disagree   Agree
    • Blender's speedy development, combined with its large feature set and photorealistic rendering, make it a worthy alternative to Maya, especially since it's totally Open and Free. Guest • Jul 2017 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It has all the 3D tools and it's very simple. Though could add some stuff like Extruding Guest • Jun 2015 • 4 agrees and 5 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It is the best animation and 3d modeling software, it is also recommended for video editor since it also has this functionality ... Guest • Mar 2017 • 2 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Wings 3D

    Wings 3D is a subdivision modeler inspired by Nendo and Mirai from Izware. It is possible to assign materials, vertex color, UV coordinates and textures, but there...

    • Wings 3D only does modeling, it does not do animation. Guest • Jun 2015 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Autodesk 3ds Max

    Autodesk 3ds Max, formerly 3D Studio and 3D Studio Max, is a professional 3D computer graphics program for making 3D animations, models, games and images.

    Commercial $ $ $ Windows

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  • K-3D

    K-3D is free-as-in-freedom 3D modeling and animation software. It features a plugin-oriented procedural engine for all of its content, making K-3D a very versatile and...

    • Discontinued According to the official website k-3d.org : The latest "source code" release is from November 2015. And the latest binary executable release is even older. According to its Sourceforge page ( https://sourceforge.net/projects/k3d/files/K-3D Win32 Binaries/ ), latest release is from june 2010.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

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  • iClone

    Real-time animation evolves with 3D Video FX, motion paths, HDR and rapid drag & drop creation inside iClone. iClone combines video production with 3D real-time...

    Freemium Windows

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  • Rocket 3F

    Rocket 3F is polygonal modeller created for Concept Artists and Designers. Modeling with Rocket 3F is like drawing - very Simple and Inspiring! The Most important...

    Free Personal Windows

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  • Gmsh

    Gmsh is a 3D finite element grid generator with a build-in CAD engine and post-processor. Its design goal is to provide a fast, light and user-friendly meshing tool with...

    • Gmsh is for modeling, not animation. Guest • Jun 2015 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • CorelCAD

    Discover the powerful and affordable CAD software that transforms 2D designs into 3D reality.

    Commercial Windows

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  • Houdini

    Houdini covers all the major areas of 3D production, including: * Modeling - All standard geometry entities including Polygons, (Hierarchical) NURBs/Bezier...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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  • Zmodeler

    ZModeler (or Zanoza Modeler) is a 3D modeling application. It is aimed at modelers who model for computer games such as 18 Wheels of Steel, Grand Theft Auto, Need for...

    Freemium Windows

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  • 3D Model Maker

    3D Model Maker lets you create virtual 3D models in your computer. You can create anything your imagination can think of. (Not limited to simple cubes or blocks like...

    • Discontinued It has not been updated for iPad in a long time, and it doesn't work on iOS 11

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