Glow

modern 3d game engine. Cross-platform, optimized tool with complete development environment, specially targeted to an indie game development.

License: free and pro version with extended features.
Site: glow3d.com, twitter: @glow3d_engine


Features:

  • Rendering: Deferred shading, HDR, linear space rendering, shadow maps, cascaded shadow maps, bump+specular+self-illuminating materials. Reflective-refractive water, cubemap or dynamic sky.
  • Physics: Havok, ODE, PhysX, physics based particles.
  • AI: Lua Scripts, dynamic navigation meshes (Recast), hierarchical state machines.
  • Concurrency: Scalable multi-threading. All major modules are independent and can be executed in parallel, more cores - more performance.
  • Networking: Client-Server + client side physics, delta-compression + bit compression.
  • Nature: Clipmaps for landscapes, grass (with wind), trees with billboard optimization.
  • Sound: 3D sound positioning, spatialisation and attenuation, streaming with OGG.
  • UI: Scriptable 3d UI -buttons, combos, lists, panels, collapsed areas etc.
  • Data: Several data sources available - File system, Web, Zip-archives.
  • Memory - memory leak tracking, report for every module, garbage collector for major consumers.
  • Editor: WYSIWYG, easy to use editor, with Undo-Redo, drag and drop assets from explorer, property editor, assets manager.
  • Modularity: every module of engine (physics, audio, navigation etc) is independent and can be dropped.
  • A lot more, please refer to glow3d.com.


Awards:

  • Intel Perceptual Computing Challenge 2013 First prize winner.
  • Intel Level Up 2009 1st in "Best Game Optimized for Intel® Graphics" category, 2nd in "Best Threaded Game" category.
  • Intel Game Demo 2008, Judge’s Choice Award-1st prize, 5th in "Best threaded" category.

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0.31 release for Iron Cube, tank multiplayer combat in a voxel world.

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UPD: 0.31 was removed and 0.32 release added here.
0.31 contained couple of bugs.


New features and fixes:
* 3 different levels
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* startup made much faster
* damage indicator
* 3d sound
* bots are currently disabled, but will be restored soon.

New official trailer!


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Iron Cube is available on Android!

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wilsonC
wilsonC

Hey this looks kinda cool! When will it be available?

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yak32 Creator
yak32

We target to release alpha version at the next month (May). Mainly editor should be finished, fbx character animation and some rendering effects like ssao, reflections and soft particles.

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larry117
larry117

nice to see you's are hard working

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yak32 Creator
yak32

heh, it's hard working + intellectual pleasure ))

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noerman
noerman

"... specially targeted to a indie game development."

I want this... when???

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yak32 Creator
yak32

we trying to release alpha version in spring.. Stay tuned!

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thunderising
thunderising

so when's the free demo?? any exact month?

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yak32 Creator
yak32

May, but it will be alpha. there are 50 tasks to complete, most are simple, but needs debugging and polishing.

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noerman
noerman

"... specially targeted to a indie game development."

I want this... when???

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kjfytfkytfyt
kjfytfkytfyt

Can I get this engine? cause i could really use it if its easy.

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yak32 Creator
yak32

yes, first alpha will be available at January 2011, with free and pro license. Also pro version will be cheaper during alpha stage of develpment.

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