Bruno Camara has posted a video tutorial on creating ropes in 3ds Max.
Labyrinth for 3ds Max
Labyrinth is a spline plugin for 3ds Max which allows users to create splines on any given object in 3ds Max.
Autodesk 3ds Max 2014 Service Pack 3
Autodesk have released Service Pack 3 for 3ds Max 2014 and 3ds Max 2014 Design.
XRayBlendSkin allows interactive skinning blend with dual quaternions within 3ds Max.