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About Pixologic

Pixologic is the maker of ZBrush, a 3D modeling and sculpting software used to create high quality character models for use in movies and video games.On December 14th, 2021, Pixologic was acquired by Maxon. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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Pixologic has filed 1 patent.

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Euclidean solid geometry, Computer graphic techniques, 3D computer graphics, Graphical user interfaces, User interfaces


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Euclidean solid geometry, Computer graphic techniques, 3D computer graphics, Graphical user interfaces, User interfaces



Latest Pixologic News

Maxon from the Nemetschek group buys Pixologic

Jan 31, 2022

January 31, 2022 Nemetschek Group announced its brand Maxon , předni vývojář profesionálních 3D softwarových řešení, úspěšně dokončila akvizici společnosti Pi­xo­lo­gic from Los Angeles. Pixologic is the creator of the sculpture and painting software ZBrush, which won the Academy Award. The ZBrush team brings decades of experience in the 3D industry to Maxon, while enabling Maxon to play an important role in the huge, fast-growing gaming industry. ZBrush is used by renowned film studios, game developers, designers, advertising creators and illustrators around the world. Top filmmakers in the industry have used ZBrush for a number of notable films, such as Dune, Star Wars, Avatar, Game of Thrones and many more. Pixologic is a fast-growing and highly profitable company with an operating margin higher than the Nemetschek Group average. Following the successful integration of Redshift and Red Giant, this acquisition is a perfect and logical strategic step that substantially complements Maxon’s product line with expertise in 3D sculpture and painting. At the same time, the company is firmly positioned to be a leader in providing cutting-edge creative tools to digital artists in the fast-growing € 16 billion 3D animation market.

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Pixologic Rank

  • When was Pixologic founded?

    Pixologic was founded in 1997.

  • What is Pixologic's latest funding round?

    Pixologic's latest funding round is Acquired.

  • Who are Pixologic's competitors?

    Competitors of Pixologic include Gravity Sketch.

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