Getting Creature

There are 2 licenses available: Perpetual and Subscription:


Perpetual License ( < 100K USD in revenue)

The Trial version is completely Free and has features like data saving removed.

The Basic version is suitable for people wanting to do Character Bone animation and skinning without some of the more advanced features.

The Pro is an Upgrade from Basic. The Pro version is recommended for users who require features like Mesh Deformation Motors, Mesh Resolution Optimization, Path animation, Motion Capture and more.

Each purchase of the Creature license is a Per Seat license. All upcoming updates to the Creature animation system are free of charge.

Important: Customers in the China, South Korea and Japan region should purchase the Subscription License version.

Pricing (Basic & Pro)
Basic: 99 USD
Upgrade to Pro from Basic: 199 USD


Subscription License

Creature subscription licenses can be purchased via the version published by Midas Touch Interactive.
There are 2 options available: Indie and Enterprise.

Enterprise is for companies/individuals making over 100K USD in revenue.

We also have a very affordable Indie package for smaller companies/individuals. Subscription licenses give you access to the full capabilities of the Pro version on ALL OS platforms plus Sprite Bump.


Hardware Requirements

CPU: Recommended Intel i3 or above

Display: Recommended Resolution of 1600x900 or above

GPU: Requires a GPU that can run OpenGL 3.3 and above

Memory: Recommended 4Gb and above

If you are planning to run this on a Cintiq, Please Try Creature on the Trial version first before deciding on a purchase. There maybe certain issues of running Creature on certain models of the Cintiq.

For Wacom users, we also recommend turning off Control Panel>Wacom Tablet Properties>Mapping>Use Windows Ink in your options on Windows.


Perpetual License Downloads/Purchase


For Mac OS 10.10+


Paid version(s):

Get Creature!

Free version (Project Saving, Export disabled):
Get Creature Trial!

You can check out a Quickstart Video on how to use the Trial version here.


For Windows OS 7+, 64-bit


Downloaded binary can be upgraded to both Standard and Pro versions

Get Creature!

Looking for a previous version? Head over to this link here.

Standard Version License:
Purchase Standard License!

Pro Version License: (Requires Standard License)
Purchase Pro License!


Please refer to the features list table below to understand the differences in versions:

Trial Basic Pro
Project Loading
Project Saving
Project Versioning/Backup
Mesh Basic Creation
Mesh Sculpting, Optimization and Refinement
Advanced Volume Preservation Skinning
Rig/Skeleton Creation and Skinning
Manual Bone Weight Painting
Automatic Bone Weighting
Images, SpriteSheet Export
GIF and Quicktime Export
FBX & Alembic Export
Game Toolkit JSON Export
Ghosting/Onion-skinning
Animation Knot Editor
Animation Spline Editor
Bone Basic Motors(FK, IK)
Bone Advanced Motors(Bend Physics, Rope Physics, Rotate Cycle, Walk etc.)
Mesh Sprite Swapping
Mesh Deformation Motors(Soft Body, Flapping, Cage, Control Pts, Warping etc.)
Path Creation, Animation and Transfer
Image and Video Rotoscoping
Motion Capture and Transfer
Mouse Motion Record and Animation
Mathemetical Function Scripting
Animation Mesh Export Resolution Reduction/Compression
3D Face Warping
Rig Import and Transfer
Pose Capture Library and Transfer
Curve Posing via Stylus/Mouse
Lip Syncing
Wind Force Fields
Pixel Art & other Effects Filters
Motion Enhancers
Draw Guides
Normal Map Lighting Preview
Image Packer + PSD Native Import
Rig Templates
Animate Region/Layer Ordering
Mocap Transfer Studio
Deep AI Walk (Windows Only)
GPU Motion Blur Video Export