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Open 3D Engine Sees Momentum Across Robotics Industry joins Open 3D Foundation, releases gems to extend Open 3D Engine for robotics simulation San Francisco, Calif., March 14, 2023 - The Open 3D Foundation (O3DF) today announced increased adoption in the robotics industry, which is collectively looking to Open 3D Engine (O3DE) for robotic simulations because of its… Read more.
O3DE 2023 Priorities, GDC Plans
O3DE 2023 Priorities, GDC Plans The Open 3D Foundation (O3DF) and our anchor project, the Open 3D Engine (O3DE), experienced a whirlwind of activity in 2022. We welcomed new member companies like Epic Games, Microsoft, LightSpeed Studios (part of Tencent), OPPO, Heroic Labs, Kutztown University, CAICT, and DaoCloud. We saw massive… Read more.
Open 3D Engine Version 22.10 Now Available With Performance, Workflow and Usability Enhancements as Community Gathers in Austin for O3DCon Event
The first high-fidelity, full-featured, real-time open-source 3D engine gains new features to ease team onboarding and collaboration, artist workflows and multiplayer setup. AUSTIN, Texas—October 17, 2022—O3DCON—The latest version of the popular open-source 3D engine platform, Open 3D Engine (O3DE) is available today with a host of new features and usability… Read more.
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Tom Hulton-Harrop, Software Development Manager
Amazon Web Services

It wasn’t long ago that Tom Hulton-Harrop, a software development manager at AWS, was working with a single team to build a proprietary game engine. 

As we all know, things can change quickly in the software development world. 

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O3DE is the flagship project managed by the Open 3D Foundation. The open source project is a modular, cross-platform 3D engine built to power anything from AAA games to cinema-quality 3D worlds to high-fidelity simulations. The code is hosted on GitHub under the Apache 2.0 license.
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Thank you to our Premier Members for their commitment to advancing the future of open source 3D technology. O3DF Premier Members are true agents of change, recognized for their thought leadership and contributions to the O3DF.

"We’re proud to offer the 3D development community an unencumbered, AAA-capable, real-time 3D engine with one of the broadest arrays of integrated 3D authoring tools in the industry including a new photorealistic renderer, built for both modern gaming hardware and distributed cloud rendering. We believe that creating a first-class, community-driven, open source option will revolutionize real-time 3D development, as Linux did for operating systems and Apache did for the web."

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