Hash Inc. on Monday announced the release of
for Mac OS X. The 3D software was previously available for Windows and Mac OS 9. Animation:Master includes OpenGL-based modeling, texturing, animation and rendering tools.
Animation:Master for Mac OS X has been rebuilt for Mac OS X from the ground up, rather than simply being “Carbonized” to run natively in OS X, according to Hash Inc. director of marketing Ken Baer. The software was developed as a Mach-O application and requires Mac OS X v10.3 or later. Animation:Master costs US$299, or $99 to upgrade from previous versions. The Mac OS X release is available for online purchase and download, and requires the Hash 2003 or 2004 CD to operate.