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      Game design software for indie game makers


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      Buy Maya LT


      Bring your video game design to life with Maya LT

      Maya LT overview (video: 1.58 min.)

      Create and animate realistic-looking characters, props and environments using the sophisticated 3D modelling and animation tools in Maya LT 3D game development software.

      Export your 3D assets to any game engine from Maya LT

      Send assets to any game engine from Maya LT (video: 1.15 min.)

      Send assets directly to Unity and Unreal Engine with customised export tools or use the game exporter to get 3D content into your engine of choice.

      Create high-quality textures and materials in Maya LT

      Add high-quality detail to your 3D game assets (video: 1.09 min.)

      Use an array of tools to create high-quality textures and materials. Work with Allegorithmic Substance materials directly in the software.

      See Maya LT in action


        Chaotic cooperative cooking

        Indie developers Phil Duncan and Oli De-Vine talk about their hit game Overcooked. The duo discusses Maya LT and gives advice to new game developers.

        Image courtesy of Ghost Town Games


        Achieving success through community

        The indie studio behind Contrast and We Happy Few discusses its rocky start and tapping into the player community to evolve the vision for its games.

        Image courtesy of Compulsion Games


        Bringing tabletop gaming to life

        Creative Director Michael Rud Jakobsen talks about his inspirations, the making of Wartile and why Maya LT is a great fit for his indie studio.

        Image courtesy of Plywood Games

      • How much does a Maya LT subscription cost?

        The price of an annual Maya LT subscription is and the price of a monthly Maya LT subscription is . The price of a 3-year Maya LT subscription is .

      • How do I convert my Maya LT free trial to a paid subscription?

        Launch your trial software and click Subscribe Now on the trial screen or visit the Maya LT Subscribe page. When buying your subscription, enter the same email address and password combination you used to sign in to your trial. Learn more about converting a trial to a paid subscription.

      • Where can I get a Maya LT perpetual licence?

        Maya LT software is available with a subscription only. We no longer sell perpetual licences. Learn more about our software licensing programme.

      • Which versions of Maya LT can I use if I subscribe to the current version?

        Your Maya LT subscription gives you access to install and use the three previous versions. Available downloads are listed in your Autodesk Account at after subscribing. See also previous releases available for subscribers.

      • Can I install Maya LT on multiple computers?

        With a subscription to Maya LT software, you can install it on up to three computers or other devices. However, only the named user can sign in and use that software on a single computer at any given time. Please refer to the Software Licence Agreement (US site) for more information.

      • How do I stop auto-renewal or cancel my subscription?

        Sign in to, select Billing & Orders, click Edit Payment and turn off auto-renewal. Your subscription details will then list an expiry date instead of a renewal date. Your subscription remains active until the expiry date.

      • What is the difference between Maya LT and Maya software?

        Maya LT is a cost-effective video game development software for indie game makers, while Maya is a comprehensive 3D animation, modelling, simulation and rendering software. Explore the difference between Maya LT and Maya here.


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