Universe 2.2

76 GPU-accelerated effects and transitions for editors and motion graphics artists.

Host Applications

Adobe After Effects CC (2018-2014)
Adobe Premiere Pro CC (2018-2014)
Apple Final Cut Pro X 10.2.3 or later
Apple Motion 5.3.2 or later
Avid Media Composer 8.2 or later*
Magix VEGAS Pro 14
Davinci Resolve 14
HitFilm Pro 2017

*Prism Displacement, Compound Blur, and Picture in Picture are not supported in Avid Media Composer

Graphics Card

Red Giant Universe requires a GPU to render. The minimum GPU is an Intel HD 5000 integrated graphics chip. For best Universe performance, please read the FAQ for recommendations on GPU cards.

Operating Systems


OS X 10.10 (Yosemite)
OS X 10.11 (El Captain)
OS X 10.12 (Sierra)
OS X 10.13 (High Sierra)


Windows 7 64-bit Home or Professional
Windows 8
Windows 10