jMonkeyEngine is a game development suite made especially for game developers who want to create 3D games with modern technology standards. The software is programmed entirely in Java, intended for wide accessibility and quick deployment.

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The new trailer for Spoxel has been released! Check it out here or go visit our Steam Page and wish list Spoxel so you know when it's released.


In other big news for Spoxel.... beta testing has begun! Checkout our discord Here to request beta access and help shape the future of Spoxel.

Planticus

We have a lot of new things in the pipe include....

Wires

The first introduction of machines to Spoxel! There is still a lot of work to do here, but eventually you will be able to setup base defenses as well as new ways to process items and materials. We also have a few smaller changes but large ones for the decorators out there.

Tables

Tables now connect together so you can make arbitrarily large tables. We've also been busy adding new weapon traits and abilities into spoxel.

Layered Defense


This includes abilities like layered defense (above), vampiric to steal health from your enemies, and elemental damage for weapons.

House

So come check out our discord and throw out your ideas for what you think should be added to Spoxel! We look forward to seeing you there.

To create the world.... or blow it up

To create the world.... or blow it up

Spoxel 3 comments

World generation has changed significantly to provide more interesting terrain. All the better to use TNT with.

Painting all the things

Painting all the things

Spoxel

All about customizing the world around you through color in Spoxel!

Do you want to build a snowman?

Do you want to build a snowman?

Spoxel

Frost dungeon revamp and lots of new content to show off!

Chlog #6 Shades of roleplay

Chlog #6 Shades of roleplay

Changes

About character appearance customization, clothing and gestures system.

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Manee44.
Manee44.

I loved this engine ,iam waitting the jmonkey3.0 book to arive in my country, i hope this engine be a subject on universityes .

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threedslider
threedslider

It is still in beta, I am anxious this stable version because this jmonkeyengine is very useful to do quickly prototype games

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erlend_sh Creator
erlend_sh

We've actually been stable for a couple months now, but we just made it official today! =D

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Guest
Guest

I wonder if this game engine can do something similar to CryEngine 2 or 3, in example, talking about the generated environments. It would be great to make an scenary in both engines and compare the results. I'm learning to use this engine (jME 3) because I have some ideas I would like to materialize, and I know Java enough to start with it, but I have no experience in Game development; that's why I would like to know if this engine can generate realistic environments as CryEngine (2 or 3), or if there are some limitations (about performance or something else) for that (excluding of course the quality of textures and models).

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erlend_sh Creator
erlend_sh

It really comes down to the quality of your models and your scene composition skill. Nothing performance wise is gonna stop you from making a scene in jME3 that's as good looking a what you see in a CryEngine game, but those scenes usually took several thousand expert man hours to put together.

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Rhymez15
Rhymez15

Definately the best java graphics engine

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saltedDog
saltedDog

Which language does this engine use?Java?

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SHiRKiT
SHiRKiT

Yes, it uses Java.

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lE0P0lD
lE0P0lD

This engine is the best thing for java game creation.
but still its a bit buggy and the SDK's gui is super slow and buggy.
so I'm using direct LWJGL.

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erlend_sh Creator
erlend_sh

Did you try the RC1 release yet? There's been some major improvements in the SDK, including a big performance boost.

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Developer of 3079 here -- My game wouldn't have existed if it wasn't for this engine. This engine has done so many great things for me, and knowing it is purely Java based allows it to be completely cross-platform without any extra work. Did I mention it is free? These guys deserve tons of credit. This engine is fast and full of features. It also includes a complete Software Development Kit with terrain editors and all sorts of gizmos. Highly recommend this! In response to other review comments…

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We are experiencing some downtime. Hopefully up and running again in a day or two. Now would be a good time to revisit your Reading List.

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Some good news for the SDK users out there: Developers from the community have stepped up as maintainers! Hub.jmonkeyengine.org

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Hot on the heels of our last release, v3.1-alpha4 is now out! Hub.jmonkeyengine.org

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