Houdini 19.5 What’s new What was new in Houdini 17

What’s new in Houdini 17 Games and Houdini Engine runtime

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  • GLTF import and export as flat geometry or hierarchy.

  • GameDev toolset on GitHub with dedicated Houdini tool shelf.

  • Hair card export as geometry with baked textures.

  • Many enhancements to Bake Texture ROP.

  • Many improvements to FBX support.

Houdini Engine

  • New 3DS Max plug-in.

  • Enhancements to Unreal 4 and Maya plug-ins.

  • Completely redesigned Unity plug-in with native terrain support.

  • Numerous performance optimizations

What was new in Houdini 17