Phoenix FD 3 for 3ds Max is now available and the latest version is packed with new and improved features.


Phoenix FD is an all-in one solution for fluid dynamics. With an improved fire and smoke solver and powerful liquid FLIP solver, you can simulate realistic fire, smoke, liquids, ocean waves, splashes, spray, and mist faster than ever before.


Built for 3D artists who want to create dynamic FX using quick presets, fast setup and intuitive controls.


Preview and render interactively in the viewport. Adjust simulations on the fly.


Create all types of physically-based fluid effects with fast, flexible controls for rendering, retiming and refining simulations.


Integrated seamlessly into 3ds Max and optimized to render with V-Ray.


Compatible with top industry tools such as Alembic, Krakatoa, Stoke MX and OpenVDB.

With the release of Phoenix FD 3 for 3ds Max, Chaos Group is offering a special bundle promotion for both new license and upgrades.

New seats of V-Ray 3 for 3ds Max and Phoenix FD:
€1000 / $1,390 / £860 (save 26%)

Upgrade to V-Ray 3 for 3ds Max and add Phoenix FD:
€550 / $760 / £470 (save 39%)