Simplifying C++ Development in O3DE Using CMake
CMake, the most widely adopted build system in the C++ community, offers significant benefits for C++ development in O3DE, including streamlined project setup and simplified integration with open source projects. This blog series, authored earlier by Tom Hulton-Harrop, provides an overview of essent...
September 6, 2023 |
The Evolution of PhysX: An Interview with NVIDIA’s Senior Director of Simulation Technology
In this interview, Adam Moravanszky, senior director of simulation technology at NVIDIA, shares his journey, from his early fascination with computer games to his decision to become a programmer, specializing in physics. He emphasizes the importance of building a community for open source projects, ...
September 5, 2023 |
Running High-Fidelity O3DE Simulations in AWS RoboMaker
In this summary of a blog written by AWS, titled Running High-Fidelity O3DE Simulations in AWS RoboMaker, Matt Hansen and Stephen Phram of AWS discuss the challenges of developing autonomous robots due to the complexities of integrating hardware and software. They talk about the value of high-fideli...
August 23, 2023 |
Project Eureka Update: July 2023
Over the past month, the team has been focused on implementing new features and working on new levels. We’ve implemented a number of new features, including our liquid mode environmental interaction and a vacuum feature on the player’s gun. On top of this, we’ve finished assets for the Hub and...
August 22, 2023 |
Project Eureka Update: June 2023
During our first month, the team focused on porting over our demo from Unity to the Open 3D Engine (O3DE). As we close out the month of June, everything except for one or two minor polish pieces (such as VFX) has been ported over to O3DE. While we certainly had our roadblocks—learning a brand-new ...
August 10, 2023 |
Accelerating Robotic Innovation through Open Source Technologies, Part 2
Is a one-stop solution in robotics simulators achievable? In Part I of this blog series, we talked with a panel of industry experts about the importance of simulation in robotics, and dove into current developer challenges. In this blog, a panel of industry experts shares their perspectives, explore...
July 10, 2023 |
Advancing AAA Mobile Graphics with Open Source Technologies
Industry leaders spanning the full technology stack are collaborating through the Open 3D Engine (O3DE) and its Mobile Working Group to advance the state of mobile games and graphics. During a panel discussion earlier this year at GDC 2023 led by Tyrran Ferguson of Imagination Technologies, t...
June 29, 2023 |
Accelerating Robotic Innovation through Open Source Technologies, Part I
In this blog, we talk with a panel of industry experts about the importance of simulation in robotics, along with current trends. We also dive into challenges that developers face, and how they can be addressed through open source solutions. Q: We see the changes that have happened in the past coupl...
June 15, 2023 |
Just Do It: A Conversation with Imagination Technologies’ Tyrran Ferguson
As Director of Ecosystem & Gaming at Imagination Technologies, Tyrran Ferguson spends lots of time with some of the world’s top mobile game studios, ensuring that they have a good understanding of future hardware and software technologies. In this interview, Tyrran talks about how he and his t...
June 15, 2023 |
New Academic Collaboration Puts Open 3D Engine in the Hands of Next-Generation Game Developers
Open 3D Foundation and Rochester Institute of Technology enable students to build their portfolios while learning from industry experts; Open 3D Engine gains traction as engine of choice for next generation SAN FRANCISCO, June 13, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The Open 3D Foundation (O3DF), home of...
June 13, 2023 | O3DE
Suzanne Freyjadis: Helping Underrepresented People Get into the Gaming Industry
Following her graduate thesis on the exclusion of women in the gaming industry, Suzanne Freyjadis decided to tackle the problem head on. She led the Women’s Game Conference in 2005, shedding light on career paths for women in the gaming industry, promoting gender-inclusive game design, and bringin...
June 12, 2023 |
Level Up Your Games and Robotics Simulations with O3DE 23.05
Get Ready to Level Up Your 3D Game and Robotics Simulations with Open 3D Engine Version 23.05 and Join the O3DE Jam for Creative Fun We’re excited to announce the newest release of the Open 3D Engine (O3DE), Version 23.05, which is jam-packed with enhancements and new features. In addition to usab...
May 4, 2023 | O3DE