Houdini 10 now includes support for the Open Dynamic Engine Rigid Body solver. Renowned as one of the fastest solvers available, the ODE engine is a great fit with Houdinis integrated dynamics environment. When lots of rigid body objects are involved, the ODE solver lets you work faster which is important when designing a shot.
Houdini 10 lets you easily create composite ODE objects and the engine supports Houdinis RBD constraints. The addition of the Open Dynamics Engine in Houdini 10 brings faster simulations to 3D artists working with rigid bodies. Faster simulations mean more iterations for your client which means getting the job finished on time and on budget.
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