Autodesk Inc. today began shipping a Korean version of Autodesk
2009 and Autodesk
2009 software. To meet the needs of a growing 3D community in Korea, this version offers a translated user interface, as well as Korean product documentation and training materials. 3ds Max 2009 and 3ds Max Design 2009 software are also available in French, German, Japanese, Simplified Chinese and English. In March 2008 Autodesk began shipping 3ds Max 2009 software for
, and 3ds Max Design 2009 software, a tailored 3D application for
. The Korean version of both applications is now available in Korea only. Korean 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design contain all of the features included in the English versions. Key features in 3ds Max 2009 and 3ds Max Design 2009 include: â€¢ A new Reveal rendering toolset, which streamlines iterative workflows â€¢ ProMaterials material library for simulating real-world surfaces â€¢ Improved interoperability with industry-standard products including Revit Architecture, Autodesk Mudbox, Autodesk Maya and Autodesk MotionBuilder software, as well as other third-party applications â€¢ Numerous biped enhancements, as well as additional time-saving animation and mapping workflow tools 3ds Max Design 2009 offers all features offered in 3ds Max 2009, with the exception of the software development toolkit (SDK). 3ds Max Design also includes Exposure technology for simulating and analyzing sun, sky and artificial lighting to assist with LEED EQ Credit 8.1 certification. Autodesk, Exposure, Maya, MotionBuilder, Mudbox, ProMaterials, Reveal, Revit and 3ds Max are registered trademarks of Autodesk, Inc., in the USA and/or other countries. All other brand names, product names or trademarks belong to their respective holders. Autodesk reserves the right to alter product offerings and specifications at any time without notice, and is not responsible for typographical or graphical errors that may appear in this document. Â© 2008 Autodesk, Inc. All rights reserved.