Control your sim. Final your shots.

Fracture FX is a production-proven, cross-platform demolition solution for Autodesk Maya. Fracture FX's procedural, event-driven architecture allows even novice users to take complete control of a destruction simulation and final shots in record time. Art-directable simulations, efficient iterations, out-of-the-box usability and world-class customer care are the corner stones of the Fracture FX experience.

Smashing baby!

24 Dec 2013
Posted by kmannens

Destruction wiz Mikael Pettersén used Fracture FX extensively on this shattering teaser for the upcoming mobile game, Smash Hit by Mediocre Games.

Smash Hit Teaser from Mikael Pettersén on Vimeo.

Posted by kmannens

Our friends from the Netherlands, The Ambassadors, used Fracture FX extensively in their tragically beautiful short "Deflts Blauw", an epic love story on a miniature scale shows that love is like Delftware - beautiful but also fragile. 

The Ambassadors - Delfts Blauw from The Ambassadors on Vimeo.

Posted by kmannens

New quick tip: localized, ultra-controllable impact explosions in less than 5 minites, with a volume filter and a few modifiers

Quick Tips: Volume filter and modifiers from PyratFX on Vimeo.

Posted by kmannens

The long awaited, much requested and hugely popular shading/texturing feature set is finally here! Version 1.6 is where it's at.

New features in 1.6: Fragment shading and texturing from PyratFX on Vimeo.

Posted by kmannens

New Quick Tip on how to export your destruction sim to alembic. So it easy it can be explained in 1 minute! (Sorry about the sound quality, new head set is on the way.)

Quick Tips: Exporting to alembic from PyratFX on Vimeo.

Posted by kmannens

Soon in your hands and now in beta!

New Quick Tip: Bombs!

13 Sep 2013
Posted by kmannens

Learn how to use bombs in Fracture FX in a bit over 5 minutes with this quicktip:

Quick Tips: Bombs from PyratFX on Vimeo.

Posted by kmannens

A haiku seems approriate to introduce these new Quick Tips.

A tornado of destructive opportunity
In 3 bites of 3 minutes
Nom nom nom.

Quick Tips: Secondary Fracturing from PyratFX on Vimeo.

Quick Tips: Simulation Step Size from PyratFX on Vimeo.

Quick Tips: Numeric Display of fragment attributes from PyratFX on Vimeo.

Posted by kmannens

Quick Tips are bite-sized (<2 mins) tutorials covering features that should be part of every demolition artist's arsenal. 
Head on over and start nibbling!

Quick Tips: Randomize the color of each fragment from PyratFX on Vimeo.

Posted by kmannens

Creators of mayhem and havoc the world-round, REJOICE!  

The air is thick with anticipation. The tension begging to be sliced with a razor. 

 The Fracture FX Trial version is now available for Maya 2014! 

We know you want to get your hands on this destruction goodness now now now, so read on on how to get it:

if you already downloaded the Fracture FX Trial before, just find the original “ Fracture FX Demo Download” mail in your inbox and click at the download link at the bottom of the email. Yes, the same link you used to download the earlier version. With the magic that is the interwebs, we have linked the new version of the Fracture FX Trail to your download link.

If you are downloading the Fracture FX Trail for the first time (or are downloading it from a different machine), fill in the application form and you will receive an email with directions to the latest version of Maya’s Demolition Solution.

Release notes can be found on our wiki.

Any questions, shoot us a mail. Break something while you are at it. 

Destructively yours, 

The Fracture FX Development 
“Control your sim. Final your shots.”