Crytek releases CryEngine 5.6

Game engine gets support for area lights and multilayer microfacet materials, new ragdoll IK system and updates to cloth simulation.

Friday, August 30th, 2019

Amazon ships Lumberyard 1.18

Sizeable update to the game engine extends support for PhysX, and adds new animation and texture-processing functionality.

Monday, March 18th, 2019

Godot team ships Godot 3.1

Open-source game engine gets new Boolean modelling system, soft body dynamics, plus revamped 2D and 3D animation toolsets.

Thursday, March 14th, 2019

Basefount ships Miarmy 4.7

Maya crowd-simulation tool now lets crowd agents float in water, or get up after being turned into ragdolls.

Friday, May 27th, 2016

Sneak peek: Houdini 15

Updated: See the new crowd sim and simulation slicing options, plus the new Principled PBR shader.

Monday, September 28th, 2015