Tinkerplay lets you design and 3D print your own heroes and villains

March 23, 2015

Want to get your kids interested in printing… or take a stab at it yourself? Autodesk has a cool new app that makes it incredibly easy — and incredibly fun — to get started.

It’s called Tinkerplay, and it lets you create figures that look very similar to Lego’s Hero Factory toys. The modular models’ bodies snap together quickly using ball-and-socket construction. Hands are shaped to hold weapons and tools, and other body parts have holes in them that you can plug accessories into, like a pair of wings, for example.

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