Posted 08 October 2017 - 10:49 AM
There is the pesky difference between spline modeling and polygon modeling strategy.
In polygon modeling you make the surface and add the hole while in spline modeling you make the hole and then finish the surface.
I guess you know what your options are now. Since none of the options are perfect (especially at the price range you are looking at) you have to make a choice of which inconveniences you can live with and that is understandable.
A:M has always been targeted as a tool for creating narrative character animation and to the extend that people can use it for other things that is great but they can't chase those other markets that already have substantial tools available.
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