Review: Hexels 2

The painting app sequel goes from quirky to versatile.

Our Verdict

Hexels 2 makes the leap from being enjoyable to practical in this new release. Streamlined controls and added functionality make Hexels 2 more than just a curiosity for animators, especially when considering its low cost.

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Hexels

Hexels 2 is under the management of Marmoset

Hexels 2 is a strong sequel to an intriguing paint app. Now under the management of Marmoset, it includes a lot of improvements that promote it from a quirky paint package into something more versatile and accomplished.

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The Verdict
4

out of 10

Hexels 2

Hexels 2 makes the leap from being enjoyable to practical in this new release. Streamlined controls and added functionality make Hexels 2 more than just a curiosity for animators, especially when considering its low cost.

Rob Redman

Rob Redman is the editor of 3D World and ImagineFX magazines and has a background in animation, visual effects, and photography. As a 3D artist he created the mothership in the Webby winning Plot Device and was animator on the follow-up; Order up. He has created training for Cinema 4D and Blackmagic Design Fusion artists. He's been a published product and food photographer since the age of 15. As well as being a multi-instrumentalist, Rob is also an avid beard grower.