Wed, 10 Aug 2011 Mudbox 2012 review
Mudbox continues to be heavily developed, but is it worth the price?
- Manufacturer: Autodesk
- Pros: Ptex support; new layer masks and blending modes; new posing tools; improved sculpting workflow; streamlined interface; better performance
- Cons: No UV editing tools; posing tools can be tricky to work with; expensive
- Price: £840, upgrade £420
- Star rating:
Macworld Buying Advice
Mudbox is one of the best digital sculpting and 3D/2D painting suites. This release delivers important updates such as Ptex support, better posing, improved paint layers and faster performance. Its complete sculpting and painting toolsets, ease of use, and interoperability with Photoshop and Maya make it worth the price.