The Blender Foundation periodically publishes official stable releases. The current release process schedule aims at frequent and predictable releases, for users and developers, using a release cycle defined here.

Below is a list of splash screens from previous Blender versions, you can even go further on your walk down memory lane and download these versions. For production it’s recommended to always use the latest stable release. Have fun!

2.7 Series | 2014 - 2017
Blender 2.79

September 12, 2017

Blender 2.78

February 28, 2017

Blender 2.77

April 6, 2016

Blender 2.76

Nov 3, 2015

Blender 2.75

July 1, 2015

Blender 2.74

March 31, 2015

Blender 2.73

2.73: Jan 8 2015 / 2.73a: Jan 21 2015

Blender 2.72

2.72: Oct 4 2014 / 2.72a: Oct 20 2014 / 2.72b: Oct 21 2014

Blender 2.71

June 26, 2014

Blender 2.70

2.70: March 19, 2014 / 2.70a: April 10, 2014

2.6 Series | 2011 - 2013
Blender 2.69

2.69: October 31, 2013

Blender 2.68

2.68: July 18th / 2.68a: July 24th, 2013

Blender 2.67

2.67 May 7th | 2.67a May 21st | 2.67b May 30th, 2013

Blender 2.66

2.66: February 21th / 2.66a: March 6th, 2013

Blender 2.65

2.65: December 10th, 2012

Blender 2.64

2.64: October 3rd, 2012

Premiere of the Mango Open Movie project – Tears of Steel

Blender 2.63

2.63: April 27th, 2012 / 2.63a: May 10, 2012

During the Mango Open Movie project – Tears of Steel

Blender 2.62

2.62: February 16th, 2012

Blender 2.61

2.61: December 14th, 2011

Blender 2.60

October 19th, 2011

2.5 Series | 2009 - 2011
Blender 2.59

2.59: August 14, 2011

Blender 2.58

2.58: June 22, 2011 / 2.58a: July 4, 2011

Blender 2.57

2.57, 2.57a, 2.57b: April 2011

Blender 2.55
Blender 2.54
Blender 2.53
Blender 2.52
Blender 2.51
Blender 2.50
2.4 Series | 2005 - 2009
Blender 2.48
Blender 2.40 Alpha 1
Blender 2.40 Alpha 2
2.3 Series | 2003 - 2005
Blender 2.37
Blender 2.36
Blender 2.35
Blender 2.34
Blender 2.33
Blender 2.32
Blender 2.31
Blender 2.30
2.2 Series - 2003
Blender 2.28
Blender 2.27
Blender 2.26

The first open source release!

Pre-Open Source Era
Blender 2.25
Blender 2.24
Blender 2.23
Blender 2.22
Blender 2.12
Blender 2.11 Beta
Blender 2.10 Beta
Blender 2.04
Blender 2.03
Blender 2.02 Beta
Blender 2.01 Beta