Leading vfx authoring toolset

World-class visual effects solution for video game and film industries



Created in 2005, PopcornFX is the realtime particle effects solution for games, films, AR/VR/MR, meeting great success such as Playstation VR Worlds or Arte “Notes on Blindness” experience. PopcornFX is the leading FX editor, multi-platform & cross-engine and currently in use in a wide variety of game productions from Indies to AAA, but also employed on-set previsualization, full performance motion capture for Realtime FX productions, and XR experiences development.


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VFX Session @ GDC 2018

Call to programmers and technical artists working with visual effects and attending next GDC 2018 in March in San Francisco: PopcornFX / Persistant Studios will present on March 21st its sponsored session labelled ‘Realtime VFX: Designing practical and efficient simulation node graphs‘!

Partnership with CDRIN

Persistant Studios, market leader in realtime VFX with its middleware solution PopcornFX, is pleased to announce its brand new partnership with CDRIN, Digital Imagery Research and Development Center, specialized in particular, in motion capture and Virtual & Augmented Reality.

Plugin for iClone 7

Reallusion announce the integration of PopcornFX’s powerful editor to iClone, its real-time 3D animation software. The resulting plugin, called ‘PopcornFX iClone Particle’ adds subsequent particle realism with the PopcornFX runtime integration, particles library, and extensive VFX creation.

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High quality VFX delivery for Game & Film

Amazing VFX delivery!
That’s the spot the PopcornFX team will occupy.
Discuss your budget and resources with us, and together, we will set the plan that best fits your needs.
Benefit from the talent of our finest artists, as well as our solid expertise in VFX optimization associated with reactive support.
Profit from our capabilities and experience to easily polish your effects and get the chance to us PopcornFX to explore new possibilities with incomparable features to obtain outstanding results.


Dataviz for industries

Every single company generates, carries and work with specific data flows, but, today companies don’t necessarily know how to valorize such datas or even, how to share them easily to wide audience.
Our team is able integrating your datasets into a full realtime 3D environment in order to be able to fly through it while projecting it into the 3 dimensions.


Live entertainement & tradeshow

Enter a realm of imagination where reality, fantasy and sound intersect altogether!

Whether you need to capture all body movements, create flows with your hands, add turbulence with voice, sound triggers, or, just need to set complex yet fully interactive experience that will react to devices, PopcornFX is the right solution for.


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Meet our team on site

PopcornFX Paris

9 Ter Rue Auguste Barbier
75011 Paris

PopcornFX Montréal

107-7240 rue Waverly, QC, Montreal

Drop by and talk

Having operating offices in central Paris, Bordeaux and Montreal, Persistant Studios Group and its subsidiaries (PopcornFX, Apperture, Digital&Human) encompass a dedicated team of people that are always keen to meet our existing clients as well as becoming partners!

Give us a call

Willing to initiate a 1:1 discussion with a dedicated Account Manager regarding the development of your project?
The phone option could be a good one to start with.
Feel free to give us a call: +33 9 51 51 42 11.
Our Fax number is: +33 9 56 51 42 11.

Send us an email

In the need of requesting our own VFX consultancy regarding a specific project?
Want to get an estimate regarding PopcornFX licensing or any related services such as training or premium support?
Feel free to drop us an email at our main address: contact@popcornfx.com

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