Epic Games, Inc., developers of the industry-leading Unreal Engine, and Scaleform Corporation (Scaleform), the leading provider of Flash-based middleware and user interface (UI) solutions for the video game and consumer electronic industries, today announced that Scaleform GFx will be bundled free of any additional charges with all current and future versions of Unreal Engine 3.
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Stonetrip, a leading 3D engine company for games and 3D applications, today announced that it has received certification from Nintendo to offer its cross-platform 3D development engine, ShiVa 3D, to licensed Wii developers. The ShiVa 3D engine already supports Windows, Mac OSX, Linux, iPhone, iPad, Android, Wii, and browser-based applications under a single license, and has been used in thousands of applications and hundreds of games released to date.
Read more … Cross-Platform Development Just Got Easier for Wii Developers
Microsoft Corp. and PrimeSense™, the leader in 3D sensing and recognition technologies, announced today that PrimeSense will be providing its leading-edge 3D-sensing technology for use in “Project Natal” for Xbox 360. “We’ve seen tremendous excitement and anticipation for the arrival of ‘Project Natal’ this holiday,” said Ilan Spillinger, vice president of Xbox 360 hardware.
Read more … PrimeSense supplies 3D-sensing technology to 'Project Natal' for Xbox 360
Game engines are the core libraries and generally targeted to achieve graphics rendering. Over the period of time; game engines started having physics, AI and all other aspects of game development.
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The advent of multiplatform games has not only given rise to the need of developing multiplatform content but also to the need of developing tools that will enable seamless transfer of gaming content form one platform to another. A lot of game developers these days need to keep this requirement in time and hence what engine they use matters a lot.
Read more … All you want to know about game engines.