Getting a nice usable mesh is important for so many aspects of production. That is only part of the story. There are some other factors that should have your concern. One of them is not
Need to create automatic animation for a particular thing? A Maya expression can do the trick. Anytime you need something more than a direct one to one connection, a Maya expression can make that easy.
Maya’s Motion Graphics Toolset is great to tinker with. Experimentation can lead to some interesting things. FX Artist Ruchit Bhatt has been tinkering with having python generate shapes in Maya’s MASH using superformula and supershape.