Alias today announced that MotionBuilder 7, the latest version of its 3D character performance and animation software, is now shipping worldwide. Enhancements in version 7 include: increased control over characters through new rigging enhancements, such as character extensions and control rig visual feedback; numerous new workflow features, including the save and load character animation functionality that lets animators rapidly transfer, repurpose and reuse animation clips with any character. Alias MotionBuilder 7 pricing remains unchanged from MotionBuilder 6, US$4195 (node-locked) and $4795 (floating).