Maxon Cinema 4D R21 Compatibility: The Definitive List
We’re super excited about the release of Maxon Cinema 4D R21, but as with any major release, the issue of compatibility comes into play. Developers are working diligently to make sure everything will work smoothly as soon as R21 is released to the public.
We have put together a list of products and information to keep you informed about plug-in and product compatibility. Please let us know if you have any information that should be included on this list. We will be updating it as new information is learned.
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Updated 6 November 2019: Added Updated Curious Animal Info
V-Ray for Cinema 4D now supports R21 with build 3.70.04.
Cinemaplugins DEM Earth
According to the Cinemaplugins website, DEM Earth is compatible with R21.
According to their forums, they’re working on an update for R21.
You’ll need new versions of their plugins to work with R21. To get started, download and install the latest R21 compatible version of their Plugin Manager, which will help you download the correct versions. If you require updated Activation Codes to work with R21 – you can Get Updated Activation Codes Here. Please Note: Falloff plugins (Super Source Falloff, Boole Falloff and Noise Falloff) are only supported up to R19 – Cinema 4D R20 replaced falloffs with fields.
All plugins except Text Edge Pro are currently compatible. Bendy Limbs is fully compatible with R21.
Greyscalegorilla plugins are R21 compatible. If you purchased through Toolfarm, contact email@example.com to request an updated installer.
HB Modeling Bundle
HB Modeling Bundle is mostly compatible with R21, however, there will be an upcoming update for full compatibility that will be a free update for existing customers.
All Heyne Multimedia products are R21 compatible. Although there is new license handling. There is no C4D serial number as basis for our plugin license keys anymore, so the plugin license keys for users of R21 base on the system ID of the computer.
X-Particles and Cycles 4D are compatible with Cinema 4D R21
Download X-Particles build 732 and Cycles 4D build 353
Jawset TurbulenceFD for Cinema 4D
The latest build, v1 build 1448, is a free maintenance update that adds R21 compatibility.
The current version is compatible with R17-R21.
Plants Kit – All Plants Kits and the Player are compatible with Cinema 4D R 21
SurfaceSpread – Update is in process.
All Pixel Lab products are now compatible with Cinema 4D R21.
RealFlow | Cinema 4D is now compatible with R21 with release 3.1.1. However, Maxwell 4 | Cinema 4D is not currently compatible with Cinema 4D R21. They are working on a compatible version.
Redshift supports Cinema 4D R21
The U-RENDER 2019.09.01 is a service release that improves performance, stability, and correctness and introduces support for Cinema 4D R21.
An update is in process. No ETA yet. All existing and new purchases of Xfrog 6.0 R20 will receive a free update to R21.
Posted by Michele Yamazaki