Media & Entertainment
Media & Entertainment Collection
Build complex scenes and render beautiful final frames with 3D animation software
About the Media & Entertainment Collection
The Media & Entertainment Collection gives animators, modelers, and visual effects artists the tools to help them create compelling effects, believable 3D characters, and stunning environments for film, TV, and games.
Top M&E Features
Arnold is an advanced Monte Carlo ray-tracing renderer used in demanding VFX and animation productions worldwide and is designed for artists.
Create procedural simulations with Bifrost
Each Media & Entertainment Collection subscription includes 15 entitlements to the Bifrost engine, so studios can run Bifrost-created simulations on a compute farm.
Get all your creative tools in one place
3ds Max + Maya + Arnold + Mudbox + ReCap Pro + SketchBook.
What’s In The M&E Collection
3D computer animation, modeling, simulation, and rendering software.
3D modeling, animation, and rendering software for games and design visualization.
3D character animation software for virtual production helps you to more efficiently manipulate and refine data with greater reliability.
Mudbox digital painting and digital sculpting software enables you to create production-ready 3D digital artwork.
Reality capture and 3D scanning software and services.
Create custom and ready-to-animate 3D characters with Character Generator web-based tools. Control a character’s body, face, clothes, and hair.
Fast, high-resolution renderings in the cloud
Securely store, preview, and share your 2D and 3D design data.
M&EMedia & Entertainment Collection
- Animation creation
AEC CollectionArchitechture, Engineering & Construction
- Sketching and Massing
- Computational and Generative Design
- Building Energy Analysis
- Virtual Reality
- Reality Capture
- Multidiscipline Coordination
- Structural Analysis
- Performance Analysis
PD&MProduct Design & Manufacturing
- Tolerance Stackup Analysis
- Autodesk Nastran Solver
- Nonlinear Structural Analysis
- Fatigue Analysis
- Heat-transfer Analysis
- Frequency Response Analysis
- 3-Axis Milling and 3+2 Positioning
- Traditional Turning
- Advanced Mill/Turn
- 5-Axis and Multi-axis Operations
- Automated True-shape Nesting
- Factory Layout
- Process Optimisation
- Reality Capture
- Collision Detection
- Design Review and Visual Walkthrough
- Factory Asset Warehouse
Why a collection?
Take on any creative project
Get a comprehensive set of content creation tools and services that expand the workflows of Maya and 3ds Max. The collection provides an end-to-end creative solution for animators, modelers, and visual effects artists in film, TV, games, and design visualization.
Easier software and license management
Eliminate the headache of managing multiple product licenses. Get insights on product use. Easily download, install, and use as many products within the collection as you want, whenever you like.
Access the latest and previous releases
Ensure software compatibility with all team members by accessing previous versions when you need them. Stay current with the latest releases. Deploy updates whenever you want.
Choose access for individuals or teams
Choose between subscriptions that provide single-user access for an individual or give teams permission to share licenses with multi-user access.
Get all the tools
3ds Max + Maya + Arnold + Mudbox + ReCap Pro + SketchBook
Render beautiful shots
Maya and Arnold. For the most demanding scenes.
Scaulpt and paint intricate detail.