SOFTIMAGE|XSI is production-proven 3D animation software for games, film and television. XSI offers a complete 3D modeling, animation, rendering and development toolset out of the box.
Built on a new, highly extensible architecture, XSI gives 3D professionals unparalleled power and flexibility to bring your creative visions to life quickly and profitably.
XSI 7 introduces ICE (Interactive Creative Environment), a groundbreaking technology that transforms XSI from just another 3D product into a powerful and flexible open platform.
ICE greatly improves collaboration between artists and technical directors, allowing them to create custom tools and effects visually, see the results interactively, and do it all without scripting. Effects built or modified in ICE are performance tuned and multi-threaded, so they perform at maximum efficiency across all available processors.
XSI 7 KEY HIGHLIGHTS
What kind of 3D user are you?
ice - New in XSI 7
The new, open platform that uses a node-based system for creating
complex 3D effects and tools. Visual. Fast. Infinite. More >>
FOR film VFX
A completely open, extensible 3D architecture makes XSI a
perfect platform for a film effects pipeline. More
features in xsi 7
Mental ray 3.6 integration, interface enhancements,
realtime shading API, color management.
FOR TELEVISION POST PRODUCTION
Create film-quality effects on a
television budget and timeline. XSI is a complete end to end solution for
demanding broadcast productions. More
Take a tour of all the major features that make XSI stand out as
a production-proven 3D software.
FOR GAME DEVELOPMENT
Whether it’s a next-generation game, a casual
game, a mod for an existing title or even a Flash-based 3D game, XSI provides a
production-proven toolset. More