+ P SOFTHOUSE, Japanese software developers, is very pleased to announce that the updated version 2.06 of Pencil+ 2 has been released. Pencil+ 2 is a shader plug-in for 3ds Max which performs well on producing NPR graphics. It gives hand painted style effects such as pencil drawing strokes to objects. The updated version includes new extensions, for line merging and control antialiasing effects of materials. The plugin for network rendering has been also updated, so the latest Pencil+ 2 needs it to be activated in network rendering environment. Current product users of Pencil+ 2 are allowed to get the latest version on the PSOFT User Page free of charge, and Pencil+ 1.x users need to apply for a paid upgrading service, described on our website news, to get the latest. To try them out, product free demo downloading is available, and sample files, new tutorials, galleries are ready as additional references on the PSOFT website. They are all accessible from linked titles on the product information page.
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