The .anim file extension is related to the Homeworld video game.

There are 3 other file types using
the ANIM file extension!

anim file icon.anim - Amiga animation file

anim file icon.anim - Autodesk Maya animation file

anim file icon.anim - Unity animation clip

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ANIM file extension - Homeworld file

What is anim file? How to open anim files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The ANIM file extension is associated with the Homeworld is Sci-Fi real-time strategic computer game for Microsoft Windows operating system. The .anim file stores various data used for internal purposes of the Homeworld.

The default software associated to anim file type:

Homeworld icon

Relic Entertainment Inc. logo Homeworld  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Relic Entertainment Inc.

Homeworld is a real-time strategy computer game developed by Relic Entertainment and published by Sierra Entertainment in 1999. In Homeworld, the inhabitants of a forsaken planet discovered an ancient tablet that revealed their true origins and launched them on a perilous voyage to their ancestral home, the far-distant world of Hiigara.

Help how to open ANIM files:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert file with extension ANIM:

As far as we know, this .anim file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .anim file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open anim file, edit anim file, convert anim file, view anim file, play anim file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

  • Others anim file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with anim file - Homeworld file

Click on the software link for more information about Homeworld. Homeworld uses anim file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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