updated 12:20 pm EST, Tue March 1, 2005
LightWave 3D upgrade
NewTek has announced a limited time "best-ever" for LightWave 3D. Users of select 3D graphics/design applications will be able to purchase a competitive upgrade to LightWave 3D for $500 and current users will also be able to add an additional seat for $500. LightWave 3D includes a wide variety of tools often sold separately, including hard- and soft-body dynamics, Cloth dynamics, particles, hair and fur, and unlimited render nodes. LightWave 3D Electronic Full Competitive Upgrade ($500) is available to registered owners of Maya, Softimage XSI, 3ds max, Electric Image, Strata Studio Pro, Cinema 4D, Truespace, Hash Animation Master, Autocad, Pro/Engineer and SolidWorks. The promo runs through April 30, 2005.