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poopoo 06-15-2010 03:11 PM

Celsys Retas Pro HD
 
Retas! Pro HD, though more specifically Retas! Stylos HD. The suite can be found at:

Links:

Code:

http://www.celsys.co.jp/en/products/retas/hd/index.html
Absolutely impossible to find anywhere. It's meant to be the best animation program available and is used by most of the high end anime studios. If anyone could crack it, that would be amazing, there are demo versions on the website that have been constricted but I'm sure the functionality can be returned:

Links:

Code:

http://www.celsys.co.jp/en/download/retas/demo/index.html

wizallah2000 06-15-2010 03:19 PM

I managed to find the full english version on a japanese forum however it's uncracked and requires a dongle. If anyone's interested in cracking it I can post it.

EUGINNE 06-15-2010 04:55 PM

ed2k://|file|RETAS.HD%E6%9B%B4%E6%96%B02009%E5%B9%B4%E6%9 C%80%E7%BB%88%E7%89%88%E5%9B%9B%E6%A8%A1%E5%9D%97% E9%9B%86%E6%88%90%E5%AE%89%E8%A3%85%E5%8C%85.rar|2 2140794|692c886b5beb8c869f63e9bb0c5fce79|h=olkyzej mycihxq7qpx65vhsa4thmuecq|/


or


ed2k://|file|RETAS.HD.%E4%B8%AD%E6%96%87%E7%89%88.ISO|197 689344|a9db2069aada7df7255ceded121a3068|/



or


Code:

http://www.rayfile.com/files/99ccb999-e665-11de-8c5a-0014221b798a/



Note & help

Code:

http://www.verycd.com/topics/24429/
(use google trasn to ch/jap -----> english --------> to learn to crack it!)




No tested!


Test!


Good luck!

poopoo 06-17-2010 11:57 PM

Not having much luck getting it to work as there is nothing related on how to get it working and upon installing there is a popup in Japanese which doesn't really help me so preferably looking for an English version if possible.

EUGINNE 06-18-2010 06:41 AM

Ok!

´am still searching for... but there´s no chance ...maybe someday..

Bye!

xevious2501 06-18-2010 07:54 AM

If anyone has nabbed this off the posted sites, can you please Re post on Rapidshare or Hotfile?.. Please


Also. as for 2d, TVPaint v9.5.4 is a pretty awesome 2d animation package as well but its not vector based.

donnieb 07-05-2010 03:42 PM

Hello guys!

On very cd, there is also un update available for retas!pro 5.1 to 6.1 (= retas hd 1 )

For 5.1, there is no problem fof installation because it's the exe in english.
Code:

http://www.verycd.com/topics/24429/
For the 6.1 update it's more tricky: there are chinese characters in the .ini and .dat files. I didn't succeed to find a way to make it work. (I always get the message "can't open setup.ini" or "can't open 简体中文.dat")
Code:

http://www.verycd.com/topics/2757943/
If someone can find a solution for making this 6.1 update work on the english 5.1 patched release, than... It would be finally possible to use Retas HD in english... Till Someone find a solution for Retas HD 2 that is available in english since a few months now... Time really flies...^^;

Regards

pulga01 07-21-2010 08:14 PM

I am looking for Retas Pro HD craked version too, but I have not succes serching it..... seems like nobody have it.

kevphil 09-15-2010 10:33 PM

Supposedly a working version
 
I'm frankly unsure if this version is in English or not. In any case, I can't get it to work, because of a problem (I think) with the virtual dongle. If someone more tech-savvy than I can figure it out, let me know... It MAY be because I'm running Windows 7. However, there IS some very interesting material on this site, regardless.

Please keep in touch as regards your progress.

Code:

http://eddiesekiguchi.blogspot.com/2010_03_31_archive.html#2056459434441487184

donnieb 09-17-2010 11:28 AM

Hello Kevphil!
Thx for the link, the blog is amazing!

Concerning retas hd, it's an asian release. Not english.
I didn't had any problem with the virtual dongle (toro), but i can't open a new document in Stylos.

So not working for me neither ... :(

mersenne 09-17-2010 04:02 PM

donnieb, could you please explain how did you get it to run? Do you have any other apps that uses flexlm installed? (i.e. maya, max)
I tried it on XP SP3.
Not yet on Win7 64, as kevphil said it doesn't work there, so I thought I'd try it on XP first and if I managed to get it running, I'd try it on W7.
But well, I can't get it running.
The instruction said that I should run Toro first, then run any of the retas app, while keeping Toro running in the background.
Well, it doesn't work. All retas app shows a message box with "OK" and when I click it it just closes.
Could it be because I have other app that uses flexlm? It's because I noticed that there're 2 lmgrd on task manager's services.

kevphil 09-19-2010 12:32 AM

donnieb
I know they sell an English language version (you can see it in movies on the Celsys site).

My experience is the same as mersenne; how did you get it to work? I also tried running it in various emulation compatibility modes, but no joy.

I know nothing about virtual dongles, but a brief glance at the app (once it opens after an error message) seems to show a lot of fields all blank.

>sigh<

mersenne 09-19-2010 02:06 AM

kevphil, to my knowledge, Toro is a dongle sniffer, not an emu.
The way it's supposedly used is that you have the real dongle, run it, and use its features to dump the data out of the dongle.
Then you/somebody else use this data to create a medicine for whatever app that uses the dongle (Not as easy as it sounds though ;) )
That's why I'm really curious as to how this could actually run using just a dongle sniffer, because Toro is not a virtual dongle.

Lomex 09-19-2010 02:28 AM

HI,

I looked at this release just for fun because of dongle protection. And this release is from a paid cracker. He made his own installer with a password.

Just to make it clear, I know a lot about dongle protection. And this guy aleady removed the dongle protection and put in another "home made protection". First you need to run "Toro Aladdin Dongle Monitor" in the backround, which having nothing to do with a dongle emulator. Its a tool to find out Modad of the dongles (serial numbers) and also "Answer and Question" pairs for the EMU. Again its not an EMU just a tool to find out those values, while working with the "Real Dongle". Its seems he did this just for fun, since otherwise it does not make any sense.

After starting for example CoreRETASHD.exe it will ask you, where the plugins folder is. Point it to the plugins folder where you installed the app (C:\\Programs\RETAS HD\Common Files\PlugIn), click then on the left Tab below. Then exit the app. Start it again, then all Tabs are available and you "could" work with it, if you understand Chinese.

Btw, why using this app, if you have Animate Pro (at least a fully working 1.0 Version)


EDIT: you can easily translate it via PeExplorer and the Demo of Retas HD available here

Code:

http://www.celsys.co.jp/en/download/retas/demo/index.html
Install the demos, then you can see, whats the real translation of the Chinese signs are. Did it for the main Tabs in 10 Seconds. But this is old shit. Its a waste of time in my eyes. But if some of you are bored, they can translate it fully in maybe 1 hour or two. Then share it for the others :)
cu

Lomex

kevphil 09-19-2010 05:31 PM

Lomex & mersenne

Thanks for the info, guys.

I don't show the dialog to which you refer, that lets me select anything;
it's just an error alert.

This is true no matter which of the 4 modules I try to launch, and whether Toro is running or not.

Retas! Pro allows you more flexibility in terms of line quality (generally softer overall, if that's what you want), plus it includes its own compositing package. Animate Pro may address the line quality, but it's my impression that it doesn't.

mersenne 09-19-2010 09:18 PM

Thanks a lot for your explanation Lomex.
Due to your explanation, I decided to try something and I actually got it to work on W7 32-bit.

kevphil, my w7 32 is a really clean install, I didn't install any apps on it and Retas is the first app I installed there. Maybe that's why it worked there but not in XP.

Anyways, if your error message box is written in Chinese/Japanese, maybe you can post a screenshot of just the message box so I can take a look at it.
I read Japanese & Chinese a little. The error message on my XP was that jumbled unicode characters because I don't have the East Asian languange installed there.
If I can read the error message properly, maybe I'd be able to help you troubleshoot this.

@Lomax, I don't really use this app anymore, just curious of the HD version and the Stylos.
Used to use the old version many years back, and at that time, this app was the second I like the most compared to Softimage Toon and USAnimation. The first was Animo ;)
And like kevphil said, the line quality do look different compared to Animate Pro.
For some reason, the softness make it looks more like a traditional cel, while Animate Pro's line looks too digital for my taste.

kevphil 09-20-2010 07:56 PM

mersenne

Unfortunately, mine is a jumbled mess too. It only has an alert triangle icon at the left, 2 lines of gibberish, and an "okay" button in the bottom right. There are no other choices or an option to locate anything.

I have too much stuff currently installed to start with a new installation. :(

But thanks for your input. It IS interesting that you actually got it to work in W7.

BTW: I tried running the modules (and Toro) in various compatibility modes, but none of that made any difference.

Thanks, all.

pulga01 11-01-2010 06:26 AM

$%$%&

merclove 08-06-2011 08:40 AM

so is the search over or did anyone ever crack this puppy?

ladyyoshiaru 01-21-2012 05:48 AM

Isnt retas studio. ANIMESTUDIO.

marduk10000 04-15-2012 06:40 AM

Hey guys i finally foudn a link to it. it works fine But the core retas and trace man are in Japanese. i can unserstand Japanese. here is the link
Code:

http://eddiesekiguchi.blogspot.jp/2010/03/programas-2d.html
there are instructions on how to install. in short just install chinese version uninstall and then the japanese version or overwrite the files of the chinese version with english files.

jgstrydom 04-16-2012 02:59 PM

Does this thing use a dongle and only a dongle or do they also provide alternate licensing..by serial number perhaps?
The reason I am asking is because a screen is shown on startup that has a series of textboxes which resembles something where a serial number should be input. If this is the case then it can possibly be cracked :)

The other thing is the version numbers..there is just no consistency..can someone confirm what the latest version number is

Lomex 04-16-2012 04:09 PM

This is NOT RETAS HD, which I posted some time ago and uses a Dongle.

This is Retas Studio, which is unlocked via Serial Number.
This release is already working, but only Paintman and Stylos have been translated to English. The other two are still in chinese.

There is no information about this Software on their website. I guess its a cut down version of the Still Developed Pro HD Version.

t0ps 04-17-2012 05:39 PM

I think that retas studio 6.5.6 is the latest version.

Code:

http://www.celsys.co.jp/products/retas/index.html
as you can see there, it says they retired the retas pro hd line in favor of retas studio.

”With the launch of sales of RETAS STUDIO "RETAS! PRO HD" series was terminated. ”

Anyway I have made a full english patch of all the programs included, but its still in the beta stage.
PM me for details if you want to help beta test the patch --- basically you'll just run the software like normal, and then report any bugs on my online bugtracker. Once all the flaws have been fixed, the patch will be released to the general public.

jgstrydom 04-17-2012 06:59 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by t0ps (Post 461301)
I think that retas studio 6.5.6 is the latest version.

Code:

http://www.celsys.co.jp/products/retas/index.html
as you can see there, it says they retired the retas pro hd line in favor of retas studio.

”With the launch of sales of RETAS STUDIO "RETAS! PRO HD" series was terminated. ”

Anyway I have made a full english patch of all the programs included, but its still in the beta stage.
PM me for details if you want to help beta test the patch --- basically you'll just run the software like normal, and then report any bugs on my online bugtracker. Once all the flaws have been fixed, the patch will be released to the general public.

Partially right and partially wrong. "Retas! Pro" was retired as you correctly stated...Retas Studio (Infinity) is now "Retas Digital HD Studio" and is composed of all the HD stuff that Lomex released. The newest version is 6.1.3..the appz in this post are the last available version (6.5.6) of Retas! Pro line before they were retired.
Confusing stuff hey.

I've used Toonz, USAnimation and Retas now (all Lomex's releases by the way :p ) but I personally I still find CAS Animo to be the best 2D app..pity they have gone out of business :(

Next one we should keep an eye out for is CelAction2D - heard alot of fab reviews about it

Mixxon 04-18-2012 12:00 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by jgstrydom (Post 461358)
I've used Toonz, USAnimation and Retas now (all Lomex's releases by the way :p ) but I personally I still find CAS Animo to be the best 2D app..pity they have gone out of business :(

Next one we should keep an eye out for is CelAction2D - heard alot of fab reviews about it

CelAction2D is amazing. Really wish we had this.

beaucasque 05-06-2012 10:04 PM

@ T0Ps :: So what should we download to test out your patch?

I would love to test it.

ladyyoshiaru 04-06-2013 09:03 PM

There was a guy on youtube who had it working, but the files disappeared

Code:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bmsLhhYKcjY&list=UU8rKDuf6sV5Aw2-njYHLa6w

tsukune50 04-09-2013 03:10 PM

The files are online :D
Enjoy ;)

ladyyoshiaru 06-19-2013 12:55 AM

Any luck with HD yet?

ladyyoshiaru 06-20-2013 04:11 AM

I have found Retas HD.
Code:

http://www.mediafire.com/download/jlhupf6isczlh19/RPROHD.part1.rar
Code:

http://www.mediafire.com/download/aogzpjovi3nag4w/RPROHD.part2.rar
Code:

http://www.mediafire.com/download/131ne7qm7mpf1n1/RPROHD.part3.rar
I am having issues with the dongle monitor.. the files keep disappearing.

nyodude 09-30-2013 04:28 AM

I don't suppose anybody knows where one might be able to find the Mac version, do they?
I know one exists (at least according to the official site), but no luck finding it so far.

Gelicider 10-26-2013 04:21 AM

I don't quite get this, but RETAS STUDIO is the latest version by Celsys to replace RETAS! PRO HD right?
So, has the software been released and cracked?
If so is it already translated to English?
Sorry for asking, after reading this whole thread I still don't quite get it.

ano515 03-15-2014 06:47 AM

where can i find a tutorial of retas studio version of english plss help need it

SeraphZer0 07-01-2014 07:37 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by ladyyoshiaru (Post 694032)
There was a guy on youtube who had it working, but the files disappeared

Code:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bmsLhhYKcjY&list=UU8rKDuf6sV5Aw2-njYHLa6w

Quote:

Originally Posted by Gelicider (Post 800025)
I don't quite get this, but RETAS STUDIO is the latest version by Celsys to replace RETAS! PRO HD right?
So, has the software been released and cracked?
If so is it already translated to English?
Sorry for asking, after reading this whole thread I still don't quite get it.

Quote:

Originally Posted by ano515 (Post 876721)
where can i find a tutorial of retas studio version of english plss help need it


Apologies for resurrecting a somewhat old subject but the Youtube link above works just fine. I followed the instructions and it worked perfectly. The files ARE back online. It's just a matter of installing it, then copy/paste the other items into the install directory. Follow the video closely, it works just fine. I'm currently running it on a Windows 8.1 Pro machine. So far I have not found any problems. Everything is in English.


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