20 Awesome Cinema 4D Plugins must try in (2021)

Today Kreative mantra brings you the best Cinema 4d plugins that every cinema 4d user should have in their daily use to create their beautiful creative artwork more easily and fast.

We discuss each plugin, its ability, price, and how it works. Not only that we cover the complete tutorial for each plugin so that you easily figure out how it works.

So let’s roll !!

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Divider

The divider is one of my favorite cinema 4d plugins that create amazing procedural subdivisions on the polygon. The divider can able to create style topology, looping animation with just simple steps. Lots of artists around the world use this plugin not only use on Instagram posts but also for commercial purposes. The divider is created by Aleksei Karpik.

20 Awesome Cinema 4D Plugins must try in (2021)
Image Source Behance

Tutorials

How to use

Shading on redshift, octane, standard

Download

Free

Click on the link- https://gumroad.com/l/VeCmP

Gelatine

Want some bubbly effect to your 3d object !! then try this lovely gelatine deformer. This gelatine cinema 3d plugin gives u the elastic effects of your 3d object when you animate them.

 This plugin gives a much more flaccid effect, and you can apply it to the same object at the same time. It is easy to use and easy parameters. You should definitely try.

20 Awesome Cinema 4D Plugins must try in (2021)

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Free

Click on the link- https://code.vonc.fr/?a=71

Unfolder Cinema 4D Plugin

Unfolder is another very unique cinema 4d plugin that creates a folding effect to your object. This deformer has new folding modes and rotates modes. You can set the strength of the deformer and bend the polygon in any direction. Play with this plugin and you get an amazing effect on your animation or Intro video.

20 Awesome Cinema 4D Plugins must try in (2021)
Image source Code Vons

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Paid- $30

Click on the link- http://code.vonc.fr/depliage

Trypogen

Trypogen is able to create abstract geometry in cinema4d. You can create interesting geometry and looks unique with just simple steps. Developed by Merk Vilson.

It able to make a complex object to simple mode

Can play with infinite variation with 5 modes and under 5 there is lots of variation
You can attract with every mograph effector and to complex level and create a beautiful object.

This plugin is compatible with Cinema 4d R15-R20

20 Awesome Cinema 4D Plugins must try in (2021)
Image source Alphapixel

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Paid- $29.99

Click on the link- https://www.alphapixel.net/trypogen-c4d/

Realflow 10.5

Realflow is a very powerful Cinema 4d plugin for liquid simulation. You can control each and every parameter and it’s really simple to use. Realflow not only used in commercials but also used in the production and video games industry. The popular films are Avengers, ice age 4, Vikings, and many more.

  • Realflow is available in cinema4d, Maya, 3ds max.
  • It features multiphysics material like Granular, Viscous, Rigid, Viscoelastic, elastic.
20 Awesome Cinema 4D Plugins must try in (2021)
Melted Gold

I use this plugin and create this melted gold abstract design, if you like it comment below. Realflow is very fun to create fluid, just play with it and you get amazing fluid simulation.

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Paid- $844

Click on the link- https://webshop.nextlimit.com/product/family/realflow

Hot4d

Hot4d is an Ocean simulation Cinema 4d plugin and it’s completely free. Developed by Drew Whitehouse. This plugin created for Houdini but drew copy and paste the code on cinema 4d. You can create a surface that is deep ocean and animate them as a requirement.

Install this free plugin and deep dive into the ocean!!

Tutorials

How to install

How to use

Download

Paid-free

Click on the link- https://www.valkaari.com/?product=hot4d

Light Kit Pro

Light kit pro is my 1st choice when comes to lighting the scene. Created by Greyscalegorilla. I’m using this in every project. Light Kit Pro is a very powerful CInema 4d plugin and every artist should have it.

  • Light Kit Pro has 120 professional look studios, just 1 click to apply and your scene is ready.
  • Not only that this plugin comes with 4 different render engines – Arnold, Stranded, Redshift, Octane.
  • Pre-made 7 types of studio light
  • 9 Different types of studio Backdrop set just 1click
  • Available for all cinema 4d version.

The ultimate setup that fulfill all your requirement, this plugin really save lots of time for the artist. So whats you waiting for just grab them!!.

20 Awesome Cinema 4D Plugins must try in (2021)
Image source Greyscalegorilla
20 Awesome Cinema 4D Plugins must try in (2021)
Image source Greyscalegorilla

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Paid- Monthly subscription start from $33.25

Click on the link- https://greyscalegorilla.com/product/light-kit-pro/

Forester

When you want to make your scene a nature effect the Forester is the king!. Forester is another fantastic and dynamic cinema 4d plugin that produces numerous amounts of trees, rocks, grass over terrain. Not only that Forester has Hyperwind technology that makes each and every plant move individually with just e small tweaks. 

Forester comes with a tree expansion pack with huge collection trees so definitely check it out.

Forester support all version of cinema 4d

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Paid- $454

Click on the link- https://www.3dquakers.com/store/

Net Creator

Net Creator is another free plugin that creates amazing slime structure from the object. This plugin is open-source. It produces a spline from the object. You get the effect of spider web and many more, just play with it and get a cool effect.

Net creator support with mograph object and also vertex map.

Support with all version of cinema4d

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Paid- Free

Click on the link- https://www.behance.net/gallery/38292207/NetCreator-v11-Cinema-4D-plugin

Reeper

Reeper cinema 4d plugin creates ropes with the splines. This plugin is very useful for the artist to create rope, tie a knot. You can create coiled rope, simple rope, and many more.

4 types of rope, braided types can be created.

Support all version of cinema 4d

20 Awesome Cinema 4D Plugins (2021)
Image source Codeworkers

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Paid- Free

Click on the link- https://www.codeworkers.de/garage-plugins-reeperx_eng.html

Motion Drop

Motion Drop is another most useful Cinema 4D plugin that creates beautiful line animation.

This plugin is mostly used in intro videos. You can easily control their speed, distance randomness, and create amazing effects. It makes your work fast and easy and saves lots of time to create such a difficult effect.

20 Awesome Cinema 4D Plugins must try in (2021)
Image source My Motion Graphics

Tutorials

How to install

How to use

Download

Paid- Free

Click on the link- https://mymotiongraphics.tv/motiondrop/

NoiseScape

Noisescape is a very attractive and cool plugin to play with, it creates fantastic eye-catching abstract 3d objects. Created by The French Monkey. This plugin is fully procedural. You can play with the displacement and nose and very easy to create.

Noisescape plugin is available in cinema 4d Library and support to all c4d version.

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Paid- $19.99

Click on the link- https://gumroad.com/l/RqSoy

MoFractal

Mofractal Plugin created by The French Monkey. Create a Fractal object with very simple steps. There is a variety of fractal presets and all are procedural. Lots of creative design you can play with and share it on Instagram and commercial purpose.

Image source TFMstyle

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Paid- $19.99

Click on the link- https://gumroad.com/l/QLYvg

Toporizer

Toporizer is a very cool type of Cinema 4d plugin that applies to the landscape to create layer-based structure. You can customize it easily to create a different shape. You can definitely try this plugin to create an amazing layer structure. Vaporizer created by Merkvilson.

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Paid- $49.99

Click on the link- https://gumroad.com/merk?sort=featured

Mesh Boolean

Mesh Boolean is a very useful plugin when it comes to modeling in Cinema 4D. this plugin brings modeling experience to another level. I use this plugin in my everyday modeling in Cinema 4D. Mesh boolean has live bevel capabilities, asymmetrical option, smooth beveling option that makes modeling super fast and easy.  I really love this plugin and I recommend you to use it and see the modeling experience as top-notch.

20 Awesome Cinema 4D Plugins must try in (2021)
Image source The Great Summit

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Paid- $40.00

Click on the link-https://www.thegreatsummit.com/product/meshboolean/

Fume Fx 5.0

If you want your scene a realistic fire, explosion, smoke then this plugin best fit for you. Fume fx is a very powerful plugin for simulation for ultimate realistic effects. This plugin is industrial-based and used by VFX artists, game developers. The new features in Fume Fx 5.0 brings another level of possibilities where you get

  • The solver
  • Combustion with oxygen
  • Vorticity
  • Wavelet Turbulence
  • Particle

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Paid- $195.00

Click on the link-https://www.afterworks.com/estorelist.asp

Topoformer

Topology deformer is also known as topoformer is an object modifier plugin for cinema 4d. After installing you will find it under the plugins menu to get started. You simply have to make it a child of the desired object and apply one of the topology types a list of available options can be displayed by clicking at the right end of this menu. All these topology options are parametric and can be altered non-destructively.

Topologies can be easily turned into a 3d geometry by pressing the create button which will create a rig with Mograph effectors. Topoformer is created by Merk Vilson.

Topoformer is capable of deforming topology simply by choosing one of the options from the large variety of unique algorithms that allow is achieving endless variations of different results to download it today and use the hashtag Topoformer in your works.

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Paid- $99.99

Click on the link- https://gumroad.com/merk?sort=featured#gluJh

Signal

The signal is a must-have plugin for every motion designer to ease their animation and saves lots of time. The signal is created by Greyscalegorilla, they put all their effort to put every single property to signal. You can get amazing loops with just a click. Drag and drop animation preset for any 3d object. Not only that can able to animate with the music beat.

Animation preset like bounce, slicker, spin, vibration.

Download today this plugin to optimize your animation fast with easy steps.

Tutorials

How to use

Download

Paid- Monthly subscription start from $33.25

Click on the link-https://www.afterworks.com/estorelist.asp

X-Particle

X-particle is a very popular cinema 4d plugin that every motion designer knows about. This plugin is One Man Army when comes to simulation. Developed by Insydium. X-Particle produces high-quality particle fx, Smoke, Fire, Fluid, Grains, Ocean, Dynamics, Cloth. Its parameter is Highly optimized and easy result to be achievable. So let’s explore the world of x-particle and become the pro level, cinema4d Artist.

Tutorials

How to use

X-particle Industrial training

Price: $277.40

Buy this training: https://insydium.ltd/shop/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=70

Download

Paid- 861.40

Click on the link- https://insydium.ltd/shop/index.php?route=product/product&path=59&product_id=50

Conclusion

Cinema 4d plugins are updated day by day for the artist to improve their skill and work faster. I cover most of the popular plugins that every c4d artist should have. If I miss something definitely comment down below.

So what’s your pick for the 20 cinema 4d plugins ?? 

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2 Comments

    1. Thank You Jürgen Bottrop !! INSYDIUM LTD is the creator of X-Particles accrues Terraform 4d, that’s why their website is under maintenance. I will definitely add terraform 4d in the future.

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