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XrayCat ST 1.5 released!

Quicker and easier rigs and animations!

 Raylight offers its XrayCat ST v.1.5 for quicker and easier rigs and animations with CAT in Autodesk 3ds Max.

Italy’s leading independent games and tools developer, Raylight, today announced that their XrayCat ST v.1.5 toolset is now available for purchase. After the success of the first release they worked closely to Autodesk and customers to provide a new set of features which make XrayCat ST v.1.5 the ultimate tool to speed up rigging and animation work pipelines.


The new features includes:

Layer Manager
– Autoscan of Cat rigs in the scene
– Resizable Window

Pose Manager
– Playback tools

JoyCreator Pro
– Totally rewritten
– 8 directions joystick added
– infinite layers (cat layers and morph targets) for any map point of the joystick, with different weights
– Easing curves to give different accelerations to each layer in the list
– Non destructive system to edit the created joystick/s


Louis Marcoux, Senior Technical Specialist – 3D Animation and Visual Effects showed XrayCat ST on stage at GDC 2013 and said: “Xraycat ST is the toolset that all CAT users wish to have. A great complement to the already powerful CAT in 3ds Max”;


Brian Huffman, Senior Technical Artist at Zynga said: “ We have used 3ds Max tools from Raylight on our successful FarmVille 2 game team to speed up animation and rigging operations on our characters. Working with Massi and the people at Raylight has been great – they are very responsive, helpful, and their products are perfectly targeted at the problems we face every day making games”;


Massi Di Monda, CEO and Co-founder of Raylight said: we are very happy to work close to Autodesk specialists and a professional team like Zynga, their feedbacks helped us to provide an outstanding toolkit which makes developers work easier and simpler.     


Available for direct download from the Raylight website, at $49.99USD. Old customers can purchase the upgrade to 1.5 for $9.99USD.

For purchase, information, tutorial videos please visit our web site or our facebook page or join us on twitter @Raylight_Games

All of our tools can also be found on Autodesk App Exchange store web site