See how Zynga used Autodesk's 3ds Max to bring Farmville 2 to life.
r|shaders - Free Trial
A trial version is now out for r|shaders, a collection of procedural shaders for 3ds Max.
3ds Max 2012 - Hotfix 1
Good news! Autodesk have released the first Hotfix for 3ds Max 2012, fixing several issues and bugs.
Autodesk have revealed the new features for 3dsmax 2012. (Thanks for posting, JHarford)