Monday June 19th - Lifemode Interactive, innovative creators of LIFESTUDIO:HEAD facial animation and lip-synch technology, have signed a major distribution deal with Turbo Squid.
Turbo Squid are leading distributors of digital products and home of the world's largest collection of royalty free 3D assets and are delighted to be shipping LIFESTUDIO:HEAD software.
Now all game designers, 3D artists and animators will be able to find Lifemode’s products at www.turbosquid.com. LIFESTUDIO:HEAD® 2.7 is available in three versions: Editor Package, Artist Package, and a full Pro Package, which now includes both 3ds max and Maya plug-ins.
Natalie Polikarpova, Sales and Marketing Director with Lifemode Interactive, said: “I’m very pleased that from now on the teams of the both companies will be working in strategic cooperation to deliver best technologies in facial animation and lip-synch for the computer games market.”
Industry legend Beau Perschall, VP of Publishing at Turbo Squid, expressed his delight about the new partnership as: “Turbo Squid is pleased to be able to offer our ever-growing community top flight character technologies like LIFESTUDIO:Head. The Lifemode team has created an amazing suite of tools for game content creators that is dedicated to facial animation and making that piece of the animation puzzle a much more efficient process and we are excited by the opportunities it will afford companies who use it.”
For price inquiries and further information regarding all of Lifemode’s products, please contact Turbo Squid Tel: +1 (504) 680-4407 or visit Turbo Squid’s website at www.turbosquid.com.
Lifemode are also currently in development of a new LIFESTUDIO:HEAD WEB Player - Java-applet allowing to play LIFESTUDIO:HEAD models animations on HTML-pages. The release is planned for Q3, 2006.