Press Release

Turbo Squid Announces Major Distribution Deal with Lifemode Interactive

(New Orleans, LA – June 20, 2006) – TurboSquid, home of the world’s largest collection of royalty-free 3D assets, is pleased to announce that it will begin distributing Lifestudio:HEAD, an innovative facial animation and lip-synch technology.

Now all game designers, 3D artists and animators will be able to find Lifemode’s products on Turbo Squid's website. LIFESTUDIO:HEAD® 2.7 is available in three versions: Editor Package, Artist Package, and a full Pro Package, which now includes both 3ds max and Maya plug-ins.

Natalie Polikarpova, Sales and Marketing Director with Lifemode Interactive, said: “I’m very pleased that from now on the teams of the both companies will be working in strategic cooperation to deliver best technologies in facial animation and lip-synch for the computer games market.”

Industry legend Beau Perschall, VP of Publishing at Turbo Squid, expressed his delight about the new partnership as: “Turbo Squid is pleased to be able to offer our ever-growing community top flight character technologies like LifeStudio:Head. The Life Mode team has created an amazing suite of tools for game content creators that is dedicated to facial animation and making that piece of the animation puzzle a much more efficient process and we are excited by the opportunities it will afford companies who use it.”

Pricing and Availability

For price inquiries and further information regarding all of Lifemode’s products, please contact Turbo Squid by phone at (504)680-4407 or vistit Turbo Squid's website at

About TurboSquid

Founded in 2000, TurboSquid is dedicated to the management and distribution of digital products and other relevant content for 3D and 2D designers and creative professionals. TurboSquid provides a global market for digital products by enabling individual and corporate users to list, promote and sell their content to users around the world. In 2003, TurboSquid was named as the exclusive publisher and worldwide distributor for the Autodesk Certified Animation Plug-in Program. TurboSquid is a privately held and venture-backed company. More information can be found at the company's web site:

About Lifemode Interactive

Lifemode Interactive is a privately owned independent software company specializing in development of games-related technologies, high-end software tools and SDKs for game developers, 3D art studios and web designers. Lifemode employs a 20-dev team of skilled art, programming and game design specialists. Lifemode has 15 worldwide distributors including Digimation, Novedge LLC, Graphics Domain, Freehand Limited, 3DLinks and others. Website:

Stephanie Graf
Marketing Coordinator
Tel: (504) 680-4402
TurboSquid, Inc.