Showforge™ brings native MacOS workflow benefits to lighting and motion control programming. From simple animatronics, to complete shows with lighting and media playback, Showforge™ is built from the ground up for Weigl hardware and based on industry standards for integration with larger systems. 

Available now! 



Showforge™ Download links (for Production USB key versions only): 


Download Latest Production Version via Dropbox** (US):

ShowForge™ for MacOS release version 1.0.10

Download Latest Production Version via World4You** (Austria/ Europe):

ShowForge™ for MacOS release version 1.0.6


Download Documentation via Dropbox ** (US): 

ShowForge™ Quickstart Guide V1.0.10

ShowForge™ User Manual V1.0.10


Download Documentation via World4You** (Austria/Europe): 

ShowForge™ Quickstart Guide V1.0.10

ShowForge™ User Manual V1.0.10


Download Stream Deck Template: 

Stream Deck Profile


Older versions:

ShowForge™ for MacOS release version 1.0.6 (DropBox)

ShowForge™ for MacOS release version 1.0.6 (World4You)

ShowForge™ for MacOS release version 1.0.2 (DropBox)

ShowForge™ for MacOS release version 1.0.2 (World4You)


Version 1.0.10 Release Notes: 

  • NEW! Drawing tools for timeline editing and content creation (analog & digital): 
  • NEW! Catalina sidecar support for Apple Pencil drawing and sliding.
  • Digital content tools: Drag to create digital state status change in the on or off duration within envelopes. 
  • Analog content tools: Draw to create, modify or interpolate between envelope data. Combine with powerful right click and envelope optimization tools for our fastest workflow yet! 
  • NEW! Output test and adjust during setup (sliders and test buttons to eliminate guess work while adding hardware I/O
  • NEW! Improved zooming and scaling during editing
  • NEW! Streamlined labeling process during setup 
  • NEW! Network status check icons 
  • NEW! Quick capture keyboard shortcuts
  • NEW! Streamdeck support/templates

  • Issue during DMX record from digital input fixed
  • Mirroring improved
  • Improved Ease-in for show transitions (lighting and analog motion control)
  • Dark mode improved support
  • Upload to ProCommander® AX 
  • Fixed group naming
  • Fixed group fold/unfold
  • General bug fixes and improvements


Production release version 1.0.6: 

  • Includes support for all Weigl devices 
  • Includes show export and upload 
  • Requires dongle for unlocked use. Contact Weigl sales for more information: sales@weiglcontrols.com
  • Alternatively, requires App Store subscription (when available in your region)
  • NEW! Combined slide editing tool for re-position audio and animation data
  • NEW! Mirrored outputs for virtualization and repeat movements/data - data virtualization
  • NEW! Visual device setup and live input log and capture 
  • NEW! Ini show logic builder for fast show exports
  • NEW! ArtNet timeline recording, with multi-universe editing tools
  • NEW! MTC/Network timecode sync during timeline use and export
  • NEW! Data visualization and routing methods
  • Various bug fixes and improvements 
  • In app updating and version checks


Input quick setup and scaling: 

New! Visualized device and routing setup: 

Showforge in action w/Characterview add-on software: 




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