Our artist-friendly graphics creation software.


The add-on license for stand-alone or media server playback of content created in Notch Builder.


For real-time content authoring. Notch Builder is where you create your next big thing.


Artists who want to learn Notch, but are not working in production environments.

£59 perpetual



Artists and VR creators who need the full real-time design workflow.

You can switch between Base and Pro during your monthly subscription at any time.

£99 per month
Minimum 6 months



Artists and AV professionals who need to design and deliver to media servers and standalone installations.

Got a super short project? Take a look at the 30 day Pro license.

£189 per month
Minimum 6 months


Pro (Yearly)

Users who need Pro, but would rather pay 12 months up front (with a discount!).

£2,100 1st year
£1,750 per year renewal


All prices exclude any applicable VAT. Project files are fully compatible between Base and Pro. If you are migrating from Learning to Base/Pro we can convert your Learning projects at time of upgrade. Notch Builder (all editions) works on Windows 8.1 or higher (64-bit only) and requires a modern, discrete GPU.


30 day Builder Pro : £369

You’re about to purchase a one-time Notch Builder Pro 30-day license suitable for short-term projects. For ongoing projects, the regular subscription is recommended.

This license requires a Notch dongle.

If you wish to use projects created in Builder Learning (PLE), you can purchase a conversion (for up to 5x files).

NB: Your license clock starts on the first run of Notch Builder (not the time of purchase).

Free Trial

We also have a free trial version which lets you explore what Notch builder has to offer. The trial has no time limitation so you can use it for as long as you like, but saving is disabled.


Subscriptions FAQ

With the monthly subscription to Notch Builder you can switch effortlessly between Pro and Base from month to month. Studio and purchasing managers can also manage multiple subscriptions under one account.


Compare Features

  Trial Learning Base Professional
Support Forum Only Basic Enhanced Premium
Access to all nodes
Ability to save -
Transcode imported video to NotchLC -
Share projects between Base & Pro - -
Full-screen and 2nd Head Preview in Builder - Watermarked
VR Headset Preview in Builder Watermarked Watermarked
Network Editing - - -
Export to
Video - Watermarked Max 1280x720
VR / 360 Video - Watermarked Max 1280x720
Media Server Blocks - Watermarked Watermarked
Standalone EXE - Watermarked Watermarked
VR Standalone - Watermarked Light watermark
Input / Output
NDI / Spout In & Out of Builder - Watermarked
Streaming RTMP & DirectShow - Watermarked
OSC / Artnet / Midi -
RealSense / Kinect
Tracking Systems (Blacktrax, Motive/Optitrack, Stype, NCAM, Hokuyo)
Additional Licensing Included
Act as Media Server Playback License - Watermarked Watermarked

up to 4096x2160

Act as Standalone EXE Playback License - Watermarked Watermarked

up to 4096x2160

Act as VR Playback License - Watermarked Watermarked

A Notch Playback license enables playback of your Notch real-time content in all major media servers.

Playback Leasing

Your general purpose, go anywhere license.

  • For use on unlimited productions & projects

  • No limits on resolution (just hardware limits)
  • Move from job to job with portable USB license


Fixed Install Playback Perpetual

For when you install it at a site and leave it.

  • For fixed installations at a permanent site.

  • Locked to current Notch release

  • Only pay for the resolution your project requires
  • For use on a single, named project at a named physical site.

  • Includes Codemeter USB dongle
  • Not suitable for music touring or stage shows.

  • For the small but nimble installation.

  • 1920 x 1080 resolution limit

  • Meeting the needs of the UHD medium size fixed installation.

  • 4096 x 2160 resolution limit

  • The big beast – where the canvas starts to be stratospheric.

  • No limits on resolution (just hardware limits)


All prices exclude any applicable VAT.

Production Partners

Looking for more than just licensing? We have an extensive, world-wide network of production partners that can deliver on any scale.


Playback FAQ

Wondering which Playback license is the best for the job? See our extensive Playback licensing FAQ.