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3D Modeling and Animation Software?!?!

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Hey guys, I was just wondering if anyone knew of some really good 3d modeling and animation programs and some corresponding learning books. I have looked into Maya but I am not sure if that is the best software to use . Anyway, just wondering because I am looking into teaching myself 3d animation and game development. I am a computer science major in my junior year and I am trying to become as knowledgable as possible. Thanks
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Well, maya is def one of the best ones, you can try 3DMax as well, as for books, Im not too sure.
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Thanks, I'll look into both of them.
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