How to open a file with .NIF extension?

File Type : Notation Interchange File Format (NIFF)
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .NIF file

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What is .NIF file extension?

3D model used by Gamebryo, a game engine used for Fallout 3, Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning, and other popular video games; supports 3D meshes (geometry), textures, shading, and other model properties; used for storing terrain, game objects, or other 3D models. NIF files are also used to store "rigged" models, which contain default geometries that are used as templates for creating new customized models. NIF files can be compiled by the Gamebryo LightSpeed game development software. NOTE: NIF stands for "NetImmerse File." It is named after NetImmerse, the predecessor to Gamebryo.
You can see a list of software programs here on www.easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open NIFfiles:

  • Gamebase Gamebryo
  • NifTools