The Release Date of Blender 2.8 Revealed
Events
Subscribe:  iCal  |  Google Calendar
Cologne DE   20, Aug — 25, Aug
Vienna AT   23, Aug — 25, Aug
Anaheim US   27, Aug — 30, Aug
SEATTLE US   30, Aug — 3, Sep
Vancouver CA   4, Sep — 7, Sep
Latest comments

GAYLE ELIZABETH LUSK am full Deaf call home phone VP OK 657 600 4982.

by Youssef SALAMA
11 hours ago

ArtStudio is just too good not to leave a review for. I’ve been using Photoshop on my PC for drawing, photo editing, and professional work for the past six years and when I finally got an iPad with Apple Pencil support I was really hoping Procreate or one of the numerous other drawing/editing apps would be able to replace the feel of PS. Unfortunately, even though Procreate is indeed an amazing drawing program, it still doesn’t really satisfy my need for the familiar feel of photoshop and drawing with photoshop brushes. ArtStudio Pro solved all my problems. It’s got everything you could need and MORE (I especially love their amazing smoothing/line weight algorithm and pressure customization). It’s basically Photoshop, but without having to pay the ridiculous Adobe subscription every month. The price for this app is perfect, in my opinion (and honestly it’s even a bit low, for all it’s able to accomplish) and I really want to give a huge thank you to everyone who worked on/is working on this app and updating it. You’ve saved me so much money and frustration. Hats of to you!

by Mandy Little
13 hours ago

Pretty good post. Thanks to blog author for the wonderful and informative post You may also read the website - http://www.coloradoloansnearme.com

The Release Date of Blender 2.8 Revealed
2 July, 2018
News

We’ve finally learned about the release date of Blender 2.8. The update will be released in several steps. First, the Alpha on July 2nd, the Beta on August 12th, September 19 will finalize the Python API of Blender 2.8 and on October 20th you’ll get your hands on the first release candidate of Blender 2.8.

The Code Quest is coming to a conclusion and there is much to celebrate. Not only did we make big leaps forward in development, but being together for three months to work on Blender has been a great experience for everyone. Some of us will go home next week, some will stay, but I already know we’ll miss being together.

The Blender 2.8 development doesn’t end with the code-quest though. Not even close. We still have a lot of work planned for the next months:

July 2nd: Alpha

  • End of the code quest.
  • Bug tracker open exclusively for crashes.

  • New default theme.
  • Disable all add-ons (based on bl_info Blender version).
  • Discourage add-on developers to port their work now since the Python API will still change.
  • Focus on completing existing features.

August 12: Beta Release

September 19: Final Python API

  • Call for add-on developers to update old add-ons.
  • Flexible date, at least 1 month before the release candidate.

October 20: Release Candidate

You can learn more here

Comments

5
Leave a Reply

avatar
4 Comment threads
1 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
5 Comment authors
N/aPaulGeorgesMarco BaumannMuhammad Umair Khan Recent comment authors
Paul
Guest
Paul

Greetings to all. All the way from Cameroon. I’m leaving 3ds Max to Blender since a couple of days.
So, please tell me, my Blender 2.80 is crashing every time I intend to use eevee and shading modes. Please, tell me what the problem could be?

N/a
Guest
N/a

2.8 isn’t released yet and this isn’t the site to look for help go to an actual blender forum.

Georges
Guest
Georges

Any news on the finalized API?

Marco Baumann
Guest
Marco Baumann

You should edit the dates: https://code.blender.org/2018/08/blender-2-8-planning-update/
Blender 2.8 will be published in 2019.

Muhammad Umair Khan
Guest
Muhammad Umair Khan

Suggestions and also Requests:
Hi
Please Keep the workflow of 2.8 like 2.79b. Example: Z key for wire frame, Render Engine on the top of menu same in 2.79b.

Waiting for Game changer 2.8