Plugins Archive

14 3ds max plugins that you should check out

Ivy generator

This is a plugin “grows” ivy on 3d objects. Just place the seed next to the model, click “grow ivy” and let it do the job. If you need it not to grow around some 3d models in your scene, just freeze them. The interface is very simple and intuitive, so you won’t have any trouble finding your way around it. Check out the official page for more details.


RayFire Tool gives you the ability to fragment, destroy, demolish, wreck, break down, wreak havoc, blow up, burst, detonate, explode, shoot and do other similar things you have always dreamed of to do in Max.

Vray scatter

VRayScatter let VRay to generate huge amount of objects in array. You can create huge forest areas, cities and much more.


A plugin that enables you to create photorealistic grass instantly. There are 11 presets of most commonly met types of grass, so you don’t even need to model anything.


This is most probably the best tool for creating dynamic fluids and soft bodies.   It has been used in films like Lord of the Rings 3, Lost, Ice age 2 and many more well known productions.


This plugin optimizes the vray settings for “faster rendering times and higher quality”.
If you are like me and always feel the need to tweak everything that you can control, than SolidRocks is probably not an option. However, if there are times when you just want to hit render and get it over with, than you should probably check it out.


A wonderful plugin that helps you rig and animate a 4 wheel vehicle in 3ds max.

Ozone 4.0

Using this plugin you can create realistic procedural skies, choosing from up to 100 sky presets and up to 100 cloud shapes.


A plugin that creates terrain maps and scatters objects all over it.


A plugin that helps you create spectacular effects such as fire or smoke.

Thinking Particles

A rule-based particle systems plugin developed by cebas

Roof designer

As you can guess from the title, this plugin creates roofs with just a few clicks.
You can see a more detailed review in the previous post (creating roofs in 3ds max) or check out the plugin homepage here:

One of the most efficient and easy to use free cloth simulator plugin.

Ocean Waves
A plugin that generates dynamic ocean surfaces.