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Wanderers!

A small Forward Only release happened today!

The game trailer for those who just landed on the page:

The release is called "small", because mostly it's about translating all the 150 outing situations to Russian language. Still, all the wanderers will benefit from this version, as it includes some landscape improvements and new environment models, performance upgrade and bug fixes.

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Fast links for download:

MacOs

Linux

Windows x32

Windows x64

Full list of changes and the release in the game repository:

Github.com

Python37 Screenshot 2021 11 22

To this very day the game releases were happening once in two months. Right now the most active development phase is already finished, so let's proceed with smaller releases, but every month.

Wishing you a good road!

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Great engine! The python bindings are super easy to use, cutting development time down by at least half. The major downsides are the lack of: a scene editor, better out-of-the-box rendering/PBR, and publishing to mobile platforms. However, android support is improving and under development. So is the rendering: planned for the 1.11 release. Although a scene editor is *not* being made currently, I find that using blender to lay out the elements of the scene suffices for most needs.

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From_Moms_Basement
From_Moms_Basement

I'm relatively new to programming, but I found python easy (compared to other languages) to learn and Panda seems to be it's match in that way. It comes with loads of examples and an online manual. Even if you don't want to make a game with it, it's still useful with prototyping.

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M_Luminoth
M_Luminoth

Im looking in to making a horror first person action game and after i saw how much of a pain in the *** Unity3D would be if you didnt get the pro version (well you can write your own physics and shaders ect. for the engine but the implementation can be tricky. Doing that i thought would make it difficult to make more than HALF of the code that the games rendering and pysics system needs. So i turned to UDK and i realized, just this is 1.7 gigabytes, it is cutting edge, but i dont need cutting edge. Im looking for a moderate graphical experience. And im going for simplicity. Im making all the models and as many graphical elements alone as possible. So when this came across my eye. I thought, its simple yet effective. I Hope i will like this engine enough to develop my game on it.

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Cyahnidde
Cyahnidde

This engine is pretty good. Everything that needs fixing up you can magically fix due to the open source code and your coding abilities.

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Cyahnidde
Cyahnidde

I don't remember writing this. It's the most retarded comment I ever read.

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treeform
treeform

Its not magic. What really great is there is a great community that explain and fix tons of bugs. Two main dudes "drwr" and "rdb" are just rock stars!

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roadking
roadking

what is this engine?

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treeform
treeform

Its an open source engine.

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