Open 3D Engine

Open 3D Engine is a free and open-source 3D game engine developed by Open 3D Foundation, a subsidiary of the Linux Foundation,[2][3] and distributed under the Apache 2.0 open source license.[4][5] The initial version of the engine is an updated version of Amazon Lumberyard, contributed by Amazon Games.[6] As of July 7, 2021, a developer preview of the engine is available.[2]

Open 3D Engine
Open 3D Engine Logo.png
Original author(s)Amazon Games
Developer(s)Open 3D Foundation
(Linux Foundation)
Initial releaseJuly 6, 2021; 6 months ago (2021-07-06)
Stable release
2111.1 / December 2, 2021; 45 days ago (2021-12-02)
Preview release
2107.1 / July 6, 2021; 6 months ago (2021-07-06)
Repositorygithub.com/o3de/o3de
Written inC++, Python, and Lua
MiddlewareQt (LGPL)
Operating systemMicrosoft Windows, Linux
Platform[1]
PredecessorAmazon Lumberyard
License
Websiteo3de.org

PartnersEdit

Partners were recruited on the basis of resources, expertise, and motivation to foster a self-sustaining open source community for O3DE. These partners include: Accelbyte, Adobe, Apocalypse Studios, Audiokinetic, Backtrace.io, Carbonated, Futurewei, GAMEPOCH, Genvid Technologies, Hadean, Huawei, HERE Technologies, Intel, International Game Developers Association, Kythera AI, Niantic, Open Robotics, PopcornFX, Red Hat, Rochester Institute of Technology, SideFX, Tafi, TLM Partners, and Wargaming.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Open 3D Engine - Platform development". Open 3D Engine. Retrieved July 7, 2021.
  2. ^ a b "Open 3D Engine". Open 3D Engine. Retrieved July 7, 2021.
  3. ^ Germain, Jack (July 6, 2021). "New Open 3D Engine Game-Changing for Developers". TechNewsWorld.
  4. ^ "Built for Builders: The Story of AWS and Open 3D Engine – Developer Preview". Amazon Web Services. July 6, 2021. Retrieved July 7, 2021.
  5. ^ Foundation, The Linux. "Linux Foundation to Form New Open 3D Foundation". www.prnewswire.com. Retrieved July 7, 2021.
  6. ^ Takahashi, Dean (July 6, 2021). "Amazon shifts Lumberyard to open source 3D game engine supported by 20 companies". VentureBeat.
  7. ^ "Built for Builders: The Story of AWS and Open 3D Engine – Developer Preview". Amazon Web Services. July 6, 2021. Retrieved October 14, 2021.

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