When comparing VoxelShop vs Makers Empire 3D, the Slant community recommends VoxelShop for most people. In the question“What are the best voxel editors?” VoxelShop is ranked 3rd while Makers Empire 3D is ranked 6th.
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Pro Textured voxels
VoxelShop is Open Source. You can download and use the software for free, but donations are encouraged to support the project.
VoxelShop is available for Windows, OS X and Linux.
Pro Export to COLLADA
Pro Exports optimized meshes
The export (to DAE files) removes unnecessary geometry, creating an optimized model.
Pro Works on many platforms
Supports iOS, Android, Windows, and Mac.
While only simple at this stage when you create and participate in sharing and commenting or even uploading you can unlock various, useful, purpose built items to create more detailed 3D printable models. The characters and avatars which you unlock are very cute like Japanese inspired anime.
Pro Easy to use navigation
Icons are easy to understand and so simple that children (as young as 4) can use it.
Pro Easy to use with touch controls
It is touch optimized, making for an easy touch controlled experience.
Con Does not support .obj export format
Con Not easy to export to .qb when there are many models
Con Limited exporting formats
You can only export files as STL.