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dim3 v2.0 Open-Source Game Engine Released

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Posted 18 July 2006 - 10:20 AM

dim3 v2.0, a major update to the free and open-source OS X 3D game development system, has been released. dim3 is designed for mod-ers with no programming experience (source code is not needed) but can also be used by experts who require the source code, all without restrictions or payment. Projects created in dim3 can run games on Mac, Windows, and Linux.

Additions to dim3 v2.0:

rigid body physics
improved real time RGB lighting, bump-mapping, and diffuse lighting
auto-specular mapping
particles, sounds, and effects now part of skeletal animation system
weapon scripting by bones
weapon zooming/scopes
vehicle improvements
better texture usage for GLSL shaders
easier networking
new rapid skeletal animation features
many improvements to animator and map editor
many improvements to rapid develop features (such as map auto-generators)
speed improvements
new documentation
For more information on dim3, follow the link below.
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Posted 18 July 2006 - 06:44 PM

Am I the only one excited about this? :blink:
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Posted 18 July 2006 - 08:42 PM

Dim3 has changed a little over the past 2 years. I wonder if version 2 runs faster then the earlier versions?
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