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We’ve got a new set of models for all active subscribers to our Unity 5 and Unreal Engine 4 SpeedTree Modeler. Each model comes in either a Hero, Desktop, or Mobile resolution. These assets will include all the variations (Fall, Winter, Summer) as well as any leaf map makers associated with that model.  Once you’ve downloaded these assets they will be yours to use whether you maintain the subscription or not. Each month will include a hero model, a desktop model, and a mobile model.

AVAILABLE April 1, 2016

Kapok, Hero resolution (8 Models & 3 Leaf Map Makers)

Snake Weed, Desktop resolution (6 Models)

European Linden, Mobile resolution (3 Models & 3 Leaf Map Makers)

New content available April 1, 2016
Unity 5 Subscription
  and Bonus Content

UE4 Subscription and Bonus Content

15% Off Our SpeedTree Store

Our store is constantly growing and offers a variety of packages and individual trees. Now with an active subscription to our modeler you can get 15% off our models to use as a starting point for new species or simply to fill your world with unlimited variations of the foliage of your choice. Our models come with artist-tuned wind and LOD effects as well as multiple seasons and variations for any project. (Learn more about what makes our SpeedTree’s special for UE4 or Unity 5)

If you are already a subscriber, you can take advantage of this discount simply by logging into our store.

If you aren’t already a subscriber, head over to our store to get your subscription for just$19 dollars a month  stop or start at any time and keep all the assets that you’ve created.

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We’re offering Adam Goodrich’s brilliant Unity 5 extension Gaia on our store.  Gaia is a powerful procedural terrain tool that allows you to quickly build and populate landscapes and brilliantly integrates  with some of the most popular plugins on the Unity Asset Store. We’ve also added a pack of trees as a starter pack.  Featuring a White Oak and Scots Pine model to replace our sample Desktop Broadleaf and Desktop Conifer.  we’ve also added our Snake Weed and Rough Grass models.  This great way to upgrade your scene is available on the SpeedTree store for $45 (Available for UE4 as  the UE4 Starter Pack)

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GDC2016

We’ve got the demos loaded, computers packed, and we’re headed to San Francisco for GDC!  We’ll be at booth #529 on the exhibition floor showing off SpeedTree for Games, Unity 5, and Unreal Engine 4.

If you haven’t seen Koola’s Snow Scene project (Available for download here) or Gaia by Procedural worlds (Which features some great SpeedTree integration) we’ll have them available for viewing at our booth.

GDC Sale 2016

18998648602_f3b7a24b80_oIf you can’t make it to GDC, we don’t want you to miss out on the celebration. We’re going to be running a two week sale on our entire collection of Game and VFX models. Simply use the code GDC2016 for to take 35% off.  This also stacks with the 15% discount you receive with an active subscription to our Modeler, so if you haven’t yet. it’s a good time to give the modeler a try.  Our Trees include artist-tuned wind and AO as well as our SmoothLOD transitions adjusted for each model.  Every model includes the requisite leaf map makers as well as multiple seasonal variations and resolutions that can be opened up in our SpeedTree Modeler to create infinite variations.

Coupon: GDC2016

35% off All Games and VFX models on our store until March, 27, 2016 at Midnight

Unity Flash Sales

If you prefer to get your SpeedTrees from the Unity Asset Store, We’re going to be offering 50% off some of our most popular packages throughout the next two weeks on the Unity Asset Store. Be Sure to follow us on Twitter to catch the discounts.Unity5_logo

Also, don’t forget to download our Modeler Bonus Content available for anyone with an active subscription to our UE4 and Unity 5 Subscription Modeler!

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March Bonus Content

We’ve got a new set of models for all active subscribers to our Unity 5 and Unreal Engine 4 SpeedTree Modeler. Each model comes in either a Hero, Desktop, or Mobile resolution. These assets will include all the variations (Fall, Winter, Summer) as well as any leaf map makers associated with that model.  Once you’ve downloaded these assets they will be yours to use whether you maintain the subscription or not. Each month will include a hero model, a desktop model, and a mobile model.

AVAILABLE March 1, 2016

Hero Resolution: Bald Cypress (3 Models)

Desktop Resolution: River Birch  (3 Models & 3 Leaf Map Makers)

Desktop Resolution: Tobacco (6 Models)


15% Off Our SpeedTree Store

Our store is constantly growing and offers a variety of packages and individual trees. Now with an active subscription to our modeler you can get 15% off our models to use as a starting point for new species or simply to fill your world with unlimited variations of the foliage of your choice. Our models come with artist-tuned wind and LOD effects as well as multiple seasons and variations for any project. (Learn more about what makes our SpeedTree’s special for UE4 or Unity 5)

If you are already a subscriber, you can take advantage of this discount simply by logging into our store.

If you aren’t already a subscriber, head over to our store to get your subscription for just$19 dollars a month  stop or start at any time and keep all the assets that you’ve created.

New content available Feb 1, 2016
Unity 5 Subscription
  and Bonus Content

UE4 Subscription and Bonus Content

 

 

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Coupon Code:  TREEHUGS

Coupon valid for single use until 2/15/2016

From everyone here at SpeedTree we’re thankful for all of our wonderful SpeedTree Users, so enjoy a discount on us.  Remember, SpeedTree users with an active subscription get an extra 15% off that stacks.

What makes SpeedTree models so special? How many features are packed into each model? Details here.

  • Hero, desktop, and mobile resolutions
  • Tuned lightmap UVs for UE4, all LODs
  • Tuned LOD transitions
  • Tuned wind effects
  • Preset ambient occlusion
  • Leaf map maker SPM files
  • Branch seam blending used

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Don’t forget about our February Bonus Content as well, free for active subscribers!

February Bonus Content

2016 is almost here and we’ve got a new set of models for all active subscribers to our Unity 5 and Unreal Engine 4 Modeler. Each model comes in either a Hero, Desktop, or Mobile resolution. These assets will include all the variations (Fall, Winter, Summer) as well as any leaf map makers associated with that model.  Once you’ve downloaded these assets they will be yours to use whether you maintain the subscription or not. Each month will include a hero model, a desktop model, and a mobile model.

AVAILABLE 2/1/16


Hero Resolution:
 Southern Magnolia (5 Models & 3 Leaf Map Makers)

Desktop Resolution: Date Palm,  (2 Models)

Desktop Resolution: Bird of Paradise,  (1 Models)

Mobile Resolution: Elderberry, mobile resolution (5 Models & 2 Leaf Map Makers)

15% Off Our SpeedTree Store

Our store is constantly growing and offers a variety of packages and individual trees. Now with an active subscription to our modeler you can get 15% off our models to use as a starting point for new species or simply to fill your world with unlimited variations of the foliage of your choice. Our models come with artist-tuned wind and LOD effects as well as multiple seasons and variations for any project. (Learn more about what makes our SpeedTree’s special for UE4 or Unity 5)

If you are already a subscriber, you can take advantage of this discount simply by logging into our store.

If you aren’t already a subscriber, head over to our store to get your subscription for just$19 dollars a month  stop or start at any time and keep all the assets that you’ve created.

New content available Feb 1, 2016
Unity 5 Subscription
  and Bonus Content

UE4 Subscription and Bonus Content

 

 

Holidays3We’ve had a great year thanks to all of our amazing SpeedTree Users. As a thank-you, we’re offering a coupon for 25% off a purchase from our store as well as the return of the free Christmas Speedtree! Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

Coupon Code:  Holidays2015

Coupon valid for single use until 2/1/2016
Free Christmas Tree!

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What’s Included?

  • Christmas tree in hero, desktop, and mobile resolutions
  • 42 high-resolution diffuse, normal, and specular maps
  • 5 leaf map maker SPM files (utilities for easily creating and adjusting leaf-group textures,Modeler subscription needed)

Extras

What makes SpeedTree models so special? How many features are packed into each model? Details here.

  • Hero, desktop, and mobile resolutions
  • Tuned lightmap UVs for UE4, all LODs
  • Tuned LOD transitions
  • Tuned wind effects
  • Preset ambient occlusion
  • Leaf map maker SPM files
  • Branch seam blending used

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Unreal Engine 4

Bonus Content

Don’t forget about our December Bonus Content as well, free for active subscribers!

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We’ve added four new varieties of ground cover plants to our SpeedTree store that range from the shrubbery to the cultivated cash crops.  These models come with multiple variations each in different resolutions to work in as many different projects as possible. Whether you are working on an arch/viz render that needs some greenery for an apartment or you are doing a mobile farm simulation game, these should get you on the right track. Also don’t forget about our December bonus content and the 15% discount that all active subscribers receive!  This knocks the current on sale price of $16 dollars to $13.60!

Per usual all models come with:

  • Hero, desktop, and mobile resolutions
  • Collision objects
  • Tuned LOD transitions
  • Tuned wind effects
  • Preset ambient occlusion
  • Branch seam blending used

Vinca Major (Vinca Major)-Just Added

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Commonly known as Greater Periwinkle or Blue Periwinkle. This evergreen perennial often used as cultivated ground cover can grow up to 10 in. (25 cm.) tall.

What’s Included?

  • Four models in hero resolution
  • Four models in desktop resolution
  • Three models in mobile resolution
  • 13 high-resolution diffuse, normal, and specular maps

Unity 5

Unreal Engine 4

Tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum l.

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Tobacco plant, harvested for its leaves which are dried and processed for smoking and chewing. Prominent crop in the southeastern United States.

What’s Included?

  • Six models in hero resolution
  • Six models in desktop resolution
  • Six models in mobile resolution
  • 16 high-resolution diffuse, normal, and specular maps

Unity 5

Unreal Engine 4

Boston Fern (Nephrolepis exaltata)

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A popular house-plant, this fern is native to Florida, the West Indies, and the Asian Pacific.

What’s Included?

  • Four models in hero resolution
  • Four models in desktop resolution
  • Four models in mobile resolution
  • 18 high-resolution diffuse, normal, and specular maps

Unity 5

Unreal Engine 4

Rock Fern (Cryptogramma acrostichoides

 

 

 

This fern, also known as a rockbrake, grows on craggy cliff faces in mountainous regions. They are known to grow in dense blankets.

What’s Included?

  • Three models in hero resolution
  • Three models in desktop resolution
  • Three models in mobile resolution
  • 9 high-resolution diffuse, normal, and specular maps

Unity 5

Unreal Engine 4

Ocotillo (Fouquieria splendens)

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Ocotillo (also called Vine Cactus or Jacob’s Staff) is native to the southeastern US and Mexico. During periods of drought its branches appear dead, but quickly become covered in leaves after rainfall. Flowers bloom in spring and summer.

What’s Included?

  • Four models in hero resolution
  • Four models in desktop resolution
  • Three models in mobile resolution
  • 13 high-resolution diffuse, normal, and specular maps

Unity 5

Unreal Engine 4

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What a year! The Game Awards 2015 helps bring this phenomenal year of gaming to a close by recognizing the great games being made by both indie and AAA studios.  Judged by an international jury of peers the ceremony in features 22 categories that cover the breadth of the industry, with categories ranging from ‘E-sport Player of the Year’ (Kenny “KennyS” Schrub) to ‘Best Fan Creation’ (Portal Stories: Mel ‘Prism Studios’).

Winning overall Game of The Year is The Witcher 3 by CD Projekt Red (who also won Developer of The Year) which features one of the deepest integrations of SpeedTree yet.  Our relationship with CD Projekt Red began ten years ago (almost to the day) and SpeedTree has been proud to be a part of the entire Witcher series of games.In The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt CD Projekt Red combined stunning art direction with technical prowess to become the most impressive use of SpeedTree that we’ve seen to date.  Destiny: The Taken King, Assassins Creed Syndicate, and Batman Arkham Knight, Forza Motorsport 6 are a few of the other nominees on this list who feature SpeedTree for Games technology.

Congrats to all the winners and nominees from us here at SpeedTree! We’re proud to be a part of such an exciting industry and look forward to a great year for games (and SpeedTree) in 2016!

Check out the video from the award ceremony below and a list of all the winners and nominees.

 GAME OF THE YEAR

Bloodborne (From Software/Sony Computer Entertainment)
Fallout 4 (Bethesda Game Studios/Bethesda Softworks)
Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain (Kojima Productions/Konami)
Super Mario Maker (Nintendo EAD Group No. 4/Nintendo)
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (CD Projekt Red/Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment)

DEVELOPER OF THE YEAR

Bethesda Game Studios
CD Projekt Red
From Software
Kojima Productions
Nintendo

BEST INDEPENDENT GAME

Axiom Verge (Tom Happ)
Her Story (Sam Barlow)
Ori and the Blind Forest (Moon Studios/Microsoft Studios)
Rocket League (Psyonix)
Undertale (tobyfox)

BEST MOBILE/HANDHELD GAME

Downwell (Moppin/Devolver Digital)
Fallout Shelter (Bethesda Game Studios|Behaviour Interactive/Bethesda Softworks)
Lara Croft Go (Square Enix Montreal/Square Enix)
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate (Capcom)
Pac-Man 256 (Hipster Whale/Bandai Namco Entertainment)

BEST NARRATIVE

Her Story (Sam Barlow)
Life is Strange (Dontnod Entertainment/Square Enix)
Tales From the Borderlands (Telltale Games)
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (CD Projekt Red/Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment)
Until Dawn (Supermassive Games/Sony Computer Entertainment)

BEST ART DIRECTION

Batman: Arkham Knight (Rocksteady Studios/Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment)
Bloodborne (From Software/Sony Computer Entertainment)
Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain (Kojima Productions/Konami)
Ori and the Blind Forest (Moon Studios/Microsoft Studios)
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (CD Projekt Red/Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment)

BEST SCORE/SOUNDTRACK

Fallout 4 (Inon Zur/Bethesda Game Studios)
Halo 5: Guardians (Kazuma Jinnouchi/343 Industries)
Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain (Ludvig Forssell, Justin Burnett, Daniel James/Kojima Productions)
Ori and the Blind Forest (Gareth Coker/Moon Studios)
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (Marcin Przybyłowicz, Mikolai Stroinski, Percival/CD Projekt Red)

BEST PERFORMANCE

Ashly Burch as Chloe Price (Life is Strange)
Camilla Luddington as Lara Croft (Rise of the Tomb Raider)
Doug Cockle as Geralt (The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt)
Mark Hamill as The Joker (Batman: Arkham Knight)
Viva Seifert (Her Story)

GAMES FOR CHANGE

Cibele (Nina Freeman)
Her Story (Sam Barlow)
Life is Strange (Dontnod Entertainment/Square Enix)
Sunset (Tale of Tales)
Undertale (tobyfox)

BEST SHOOTER

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (Treyarch/Activision)
Destiny: The Taken King (Bungie/Activision)
Halo 5: Guardians (343 Industries/Microsoft Studios)
Splatoon (Nintendo EAD Group No. 2/Nintendo)
Star Wars Battlefront (EA DICE/Electronic Arts)

BEST ACTION/ADVENTURE GAME

Assassin’s Creed Syndicate (Ubisoft Quebec/Ubisoft)
Batman: Arkham Knight (Rocksteady Studios/Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment)
Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain (Kojima Productions/Konami)
Ori and the Blind Forest (Moon Studios/Microsoft Studios)
Rise of the Tomb Raider (Crystal Dynamics/Microsoft Studios)

BEST ROLE-PLAYING GAME

Bloodborne (From Software/Sony Computer Entertainment)
Fallout 4 (Bethesda Game Studios/Bethesda Softworks)
Pillars of Eternity (Obsidian Entertainment/Paradox Interactive)
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (CD Projekt Red/Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment)
Undertale (tobyfox)

BEST FIGHTING GAME

Guilty Gear Xrd -Sign- (Arc System Works/Aksys Games)
Mortal Kombat X (NetherRealm Studios/Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment)
Rise of Incarnates (Bandai Namco Entertainment)
Rising Thunder (Radiant Entertainment)

BEST FAMILY GAME

Disney Infinity 3.0 (Avalanche Software/Disney Interactive)
Lego Dimensions (TT Games/Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment)
Skylanders SuperChargers (Vicarious Visions|Beenox/Activision)
Splatoon (Nintendo EAD Group No. 2/Nintendo)
Super Mario Maker (Nintendo EAD Group No. 4/Nintendo)

BEST SPORTS/RACING GAME

FIFA 16 (EA Canada/Electronic Arts)
Forza Motorsport 6 (Turn 10 Studios/Microsoft Studios)
NBA 2K16 (Visual Concepts/2K Sports)
Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 (PES Productions/Konami)
Rocket League (Psyonix)

BEST MULTIPLAYER

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 (Treyarch/Activision)
Destiny: The Taken King (Bungie/Activision)
Halo 5: Guardians (343 Industries/Microsoft Studios)
Rocket League (Psyonix)
Splatoon (Nintendo EAD Group No. 2/Nintendo)

MOST ANTICIPATED GAME

Horizon Zero Dawn (Guerrilla Games/Sony Computer Entertaiment)
No Man’s Sky (Hello Games)
Quantum Break (Remedy Entertainment/Microsoft Studios)
The Last Guardian (GenDesign/Sony Computer Entertainment)
Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End (Naughty Dog/Sony Computer Entertainment)

ESPORTS PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Kenny “KennyS” Schrub (Counter-Strike: Global Offensive/Team EnVyUs)
Lee “Faker” Sang-hyeok (League of Legends/SK Telecom T1)
Olof “olofmeister” Kajbjer (Counter-Strike: Global Offensive/Fnatic)
Peter “ppd” Dager (Dota 2/Evil Geniuses)
Syed Sumail “Suma1L” Hassan (Dota 2/Evil Geniuses)

ESPORTS TEAM OF THE YEAR

Evil Geniuses
Fnatic
Optic Gaming
SK Telecom T1
Team SoloMid

ESPORTS GAME OF THE YEAR

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (Sledgehammer Games/Activision)
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (Valve)
Dota 2 (Valve)
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft (Blizzard Entertainment)
League of Legends (Riot Games)

TRENDING GAMER

Total Biscuit
Christopher “MonteCristo” Mykles
Greg Miller
Markiplier
PewDiePie

BEST FAN CREATION

GTA 5 – Targets (Hoodoo Operator)
Real GTA (Corridor Digital)
Portal Stories: Mel (Prism Studios)
Super Mario Maker e-Reader Levels (Baddboy78 / theycallmeshaky)
Twitch Plays Dark Souls (Twitch Community)

Cyber Monday Blog

We’re celebrating CyberMonday with a heaping serving of a discount on our entire store!  Use the coupon code below at checkout to grab a 20% discount off of all our trees and tree packages. Sale ends tonight (11/30/15) at midnight est!

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This includes favorites such as our Hero Tree Package, which is perfect for Arch/Viz projects in Unreal Engine or Unity 5 and includes high quality hero models 9 trees with seasonal variations, artist-tuned AO, LOD and Wind effects.

SpeedTree Subscriber Perks

Want an even deeper discount? All users with an active subscription to our UE4 or Unity 5 Modeler get an additional 15% off the store making this a perfect time to claim sign up and claim the bonus content for November and December

Unity 5 Subscription  and Bonus Content

UE4 Subscription and Bonus Content

Monthly Bonus Content

November is here and we’re celebrating with a whole new batch of free SpeedTrees for our Subscribers. Each model comes in either a Hero, Desktop, or Mobile resolution. These assets will include all the variations (Fall, Winter, Summer) as well as any leaf map makers associated with that model.  Once you’ve downloaded these assets they will be yours to use whether you maintain the subscription or not. Each month will include a hero model, a desktop model, and a mobile model.

November Bonus Content

Hero Resolution: Japanese Maple (4 Models & 4 Leaf Map Maker)

Desktop Resolution: African Baobab(2 Models & 1 Leaf Map Makers)

Mobile Resolution: Red Delicious Apple (4 Models & 6 leaf Map Makers)

15% Off Our SpeedTree Store

Our store is constantly growing and offers a variety of packages and individual trees. Now with an active subscription to our modeler you can get 15% off our models to use as a starting point for new species or simply to fill your world with unlimited variations of the foliage of your choice. Our models come with artist-tuned wind and LOD effects as well as multiple seasons and variations for any project. (Learn more about what makes our SpeedTree’s special for UE4 or Unity 5)

If you are already a subscriber, you can take advantage of this discount simply by logging into our store.

If you aren’t already a subscriber, head over to our store to get your subscription for just$19 dollars a month  stop or start at any time and keep all the assets that you’ve created.

Unity 5 Subscription  and Bonus Content

UE4 Subscription and Bonus Content