NEWS RELEASE, May 2nd, 2016
Live2D Cubism Editor is now available in four languages.
Accompanied with a promotional campaign to celebrate and serve
the growing user community in English, Chinese, Korean, and Japanese.
Tokyo, Japan, May 2nd, 2016 - Live2D Inc. today started providing Live2D Cubism Editor, its 2D modeling software, in four languages (English, Chinese, Korean, and Japanese). To celebrate the multilingual release, Live2D Cubism Editor PRO license will be offered at a reduced price with a free upgrade to Cubism Editor 3 PRO for a limited time until May 31st.
Live2D Cubism Editor, available in FREE and PRO versions, is a creative software which allows users to animate 2D illustration smoothly and real-time while preserving the charms of the original artform. Following the recent releases of Live2D-featured games in South Korea, Western countries, and Chinese-speaking countries, the demand for Live2D is growing rapidly for both personal and business use. Today, roughly half the software downloads are requested from overseas. By supporting multiple languages, Live2D aims to support the global user community with more efficient and enjoyable experience of 2D modeling.
User manual also comes in four languages
Along with the software, the online user manual is also available in four languages. Translation and writing of the user manual in each language has been done by Live2D evangelists throughout the world, ensuring that the contents are user friendly.
Limited-time promotional offer
To celebrate the multilingual support, Live2D Inc. is running a promotional campaign to offer Live2D Cubism Editor PRO license at reduced prices; $240 for individuals & Small Business and $840 for other larger entities, which are normally $255 & $1,200 respectively.
In addition, each PRO license purchased during this campaign will be granted a free upgrade to Cubism Editor 3 PRO, which is planned to be released in summer 2016. The promotional campaign ends on May 31st.
*“Small Business” means an entity with the annual gross revenue under ten million (10,000,000) JPY for the most recent fiscal year.
*[Notice (May 8th, 2016))] Free upgrade to Cubism Editor 3 PRO will continue after the campaign.