RIP Softimage: reaction to Autodesk's decision to kill the 3D software

Autodesk discontinues Softimage

Last week, the 3D community was left in shock as news emerged that Autodesk is to discontinue Softimage, one of its popular, high-powered 3D software packages. The latest release, Softimage 2015, due to ship this April, will be the last, with Autodesk supporting the software to subscription customers until 30 April 2016.

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Kerrie Hughes
Freelance writer

Kerrie Hughes is a frequent contributor to Creative Bloq, and was once its editor. One of the original CB crew, Kerrie joined the team back in 2013 after moving from her role as staff writer on 3D World. Since then she's written regularly for other creative publications such as ImagineFX, Computer Arts and Digital Camera World. After a stint working for the police, Kerrie is back reviewing creative tech for creative professionals.