Autodesk Maya LT for Mac
Autodesk Maya LT is a powerful and comprehensive game development app that can aid experienced indie video game creators build and shape their characters.
Complex, yet intuitive video game development environment
In other words, Autodesk Maya LT provides a handy collection of game modeling tools that can be used to create and edit characters, environments and props.
Moreover, Autodesk Maya LT seamlessly integrated with Dropbox and Autodesk 360 in order to help teams share assets.
Beside being the ideal tool for most experienced indie game developers, Autodesk Maya LT also proves to be a practical utility for new users.
Thanks to the 1 Minute Startup Movies and the tips and tricks section that comes with the app, you can quickly learn how to create and view objects, zoom, pan and roll through your environment, move, rotate and scale object, reshape and edit items and how to select object or only part of objects.
User-oriented modeling and character animation tools
The modeling tools offer an efficient retopology toolset, improved Booleans, handy subdivision surfaces and more. Consequently, you can create efficient 3D models for better performance. In addition, the animation tools can help you bring your characters to lifer much faster and easier.
What is more, the built-in skeleton generation tools are based on Humanik while the skin binding technology ensure a better binding of the 3D model mesh to the skeleton. Thanks to the user-friendly visual feedback you simplify UV creation and work with Substance materials directly from within Autodesk Maya LT.
Work with lightning, materials and texture baking
Furthermore, you can effortlessly simulate realistic game lightning and use the model material tools to create high-quality personages, items and environments. When you are happy with your work you can export your assets directly to a Unity project folder.