BUILD engine is the game engine behind Duke Nukem 3D, Shadow Warrior, Blood, and many other titles of the 90s. It was one of the most popular engines to be licensed third-party until the Unreal Engine.

Graphical system features:

  • Supports VESA for hi-res video modes, in 256 colors (up to 1600x1200)
  • Smooth, uncapped page-flipped screen updating
  • 2D Sector-based maps

  • Floor and ceiling texturing
  • Real-time procedural textures
  • Any piece of art can be anything - be it wall, floor, or sprite
  • Transparency on sprites, and walls
  • Sector effectors altering height, lighting, position and shape of the sector it is on when it is called
  • Screen-size changing for slower computers
  • Certain colors on sprites can be remapped to a different color automatically
  • Independent colormaps, allowing fake colored lighting
  • Top-down automap feature
  • Slopes

Audio system features:

  • Alterable playback frequency - 8khz, 11khz, 22khz, and 44khz
  • 32 sound channels
  • Stereo support
  • Adlib (OPL2 FM), General Midi and Gravis Ultrasound support for music

Networking features:

  • Driver-based, any protocol is supported as long as there is a driver written for Build
  • IPX
  • Serial, with null modem cable
  • Modem
  • Synchronized
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About WGRealms 2 with 10 comments by WilliamGee on Nov 27th, 2009

WGRealms Siege Breaker Episode 2 Media

Download Episode 1 here Moddb.com

Episode 2 Screenshots

WGR2 Episode 2 Gameplay video



Episode 2 coming mid 2010

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Blood

Blood Blood

Updated 6 months ago Released Jun 18, 1997 Single & Multiplayer First Person Shooter

You'll battle cultists, gargoyles, zombies, hellhounds, and an unholy host of other terrors in your quest to stop Tchernobog. You must not only defeat...

Duke Nukem 3D

Duke Nukem 3D Duke Nukem 3D

Updated 1 month ago Released Jan 29, 1996 Single & Multiplayer First Person Shooter

Duke Nukem, the politically incorrect celebrity and ultimate alien ass kicker, defends Earth and its babes from alien invasion. Take the fight to the...

New Alone In The Dark

New Alone In The Dark New Alone In The Dark

Updated 2 years ago Released Jun 14, 2010 Single Player First Person Shooter

After one and a half years of work we are ready to officially introduce you this addon. For a long time we've been thinking of how to preserve the atmosphere...

Shadow Warrior Classic

Shadow Warrior Classic Shadow Warrior Classic

Updated 4 months ago Released May 10, 1997 Single & Multiplayer First Person Shooter

Shadow Warrior is built upon the successful Build engine, that brought you Duke Nukem 3D. Use huge 3D rotating gun turrets to mow down opponents, swim...

Shadow Warrior Classic Redux

Shadow Warrior Classic Redux Shadow Warrior Classic Redux

Updated 4 months ago Released Jul 7, 2013 Single Player First Person Shooter

The definitive version of the cult classic shooter, Shadow Warrior Classic Redux features remastered visuals and two massive expansion packs. Corporations...

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Guest Jul 24 2013, 2:16am says:

Is dis Free....Cannot see a link..or sumthin

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DPgames
DPgames Jun 7 2013, 8:26pm says:

why does build engine and doom engine look alike?

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Guest Oct 9 2013, 9:16pm replied:

They were created around the same time, and work similarly. The Build engine is more advanced, however, allowing things like slopes and overlapping sectors.

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Justin123991
Justin123991 May 13 2010, 5:25pm says:

Where can I get this engine?

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Brainles5 Mar 26 2012, 11:14am replied: +2 votes     reply to comment
Magrathean
Magrathean May 11 2010, 6:59pm says:

Love this engine! Long nights of being high on pizza scripting CON files...ah, memories.

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Justin123991
Justin123991 May 15 2010, 5:13pm replied:

Theres so many downloads can you give me a link to the download for the one to make a indie game?

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Release Date
Released Dec 29, 1993
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