has announced a special promotional deal for game developers running now through the end of October: Game developers can pick up LightWave 3D for US$995. The promotion is being extended to game developers who already use Photoshop, 3ds MAX, Softimage or Maya.
LightWave 3D is a 3D modeling and animation package used by many game developers. NewTek said that titles created using the software include Deus Ex, Baldur’s Gate II, EverQuest, Escape from Monkey Island, and many others.
The deal represents a $600 savings over the regular retail price of LightWave 3D, and it’s the full version “with all the bells and whistles,” according to NewTek. Visit
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