3D software designed for indie game developers

Autodesk Maya LT™ is 3D animation and modeling software built for indie game makers.

With 3D tools based on industry standard software, Maya LT is designed to provide powerful workflows with game engines to help reduce the time spent going back and forth between tools.

Using a professional-level 3D tool that can be connected directly to the Stingray engine provides highly efficient and artist-friendly
workflows, and makes it easier for new users to start making games

Modelling

Indie-friendly game modelling tools

Develop characters, props and environments.

OpenSubdiv library

Model faster with subdivision surfaces.

Modelling and UV tool improvements

AVAILABLE WITH EXTENSION 3
Improved modelling and UVs with mirroring and symmetry.

Animation

Animation tools for indie game makers

Bring your game characters to life faster.

Geodesic voxel binding

Bind 3D model mesh to skeletons.

Roll bones in HumanIK

AVAILABLE WITH EXTENSION 3
Supports up to 5 roll bones for better limb deformations.

Quick Rig tool

AVAILABLE WITH EXTENSION 3
Automatically generate and place HumanIK rigs

Lighting, materials and texture baking

Model material tools

Create and edit materials with intuitive tools.

UV editing tool

Intuitive visual feedback simplifies UV creation.

Substance material integration

Work with Allegorithmic Substance materials directly in Maya LT.

Indie game workflows

Powerful workflows with Stingray game engine

AVAILABLE WITH SUBSCRIPTION
Art-to-engine workflows make game creation easier.

Get Stingray

AVAILABLE WITH SUBSCRIPTION
Access the Stingray engine with a Maya LT subscription.

Send to Mudbox

AVAILABLE WITH EXTENSION 2
Sculpt and paint a model via Mudbox export.

Game Exporter tool

AVAILABLE WITH EXTENSION 1
Improved export for static and animated game objects.

Built for indie game development workflows

Workflows for indie game makers

MEL scripting

Simplify and customise your workflow.

Powerful and accurate viewport

Powerful viewport previews.

Cloud integration

Share assets with Dropbox, A360 and 123D apps.

Maya 2018 System Requirements

Autodesk® Maya® LT 2018 software is supported on the following 64-bit operating systems and at a minimum, requires a system with the following 64-bit hardware:

Software

Operating System

  • Microsoft® Windows® 7 (SP1) and Windows® 10 Professional operating system

  • Apple® Mac OS® X 10.10.5, 10.11.x and 10.12.x operating system

Browser

Autodesk recommends the latest version of the following web browsers for access to online supplemental content:

  • Apple® Safari® web browser
  • Google Chrome™ web browser
  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer® web browser
  • Mozilla® Firefox® web browser

Hardware

CPU

64-bit Intel® or AMD® multi-core processor with SSE4.2 instruction set

Graphics Hardware

Refer to the following pages for a detailed list of recommended systems and graphics cards:

Maya Certified Hardware (English)
Maya Certified Hardware (Japanese)

RAM>

8 GB of RAM (16 GB or more recommended)

Disk Space

4 GB of free disk space for install

Pointing Device

Three-button mouse

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Next Steps

Maya LT is available on a range flexible subscription terms to fit your needs & budget. If you have any questions or would like to request a quote please contact us.
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