A Beginner's Guide to Particle Rain in Maya

by Alan Fregtman & Erik Tryggvason

Preview of Final Result

We have put together a small tutorial that you should guide you through the process of producing decent particle rain using Autodesk Maya.

- The tutorial

- The scenefile (Maya 8.5): CLEAN and FINAL

Last but not least, over at the Freesound Project you can find good sounds and more of rain and other sfx.
Goes well with particle rain. ;)