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= Feature Spotlight =
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<span>In the development version of Crystal Space (1.1) we recently added support for decals. In this screenshot you can see how decals will be used in future versions of PlaneShift for doing shadows under characters and for a targetting effect. Of course you can use decals for many other things (footsteps, bullet holes, ...).</span>
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<span>[http://code.google.com/p/ares/ Project Ares] is a new "What You See Is What You Play" editor for Crystal Space and CEL. Check out its [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d3wlNbHheY4 demonstration video].
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[[Image:Frankie.jpg|thumb|left|New animated mesh]]
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<span>In the last version of Crystal Space (1.4), a new specialized mesh was introduced for advanced animation. It mixes vertex-based animations with skeletal animations through an extensible and flexible animation blending tree system.
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This new animated mesh has recently received many further improvements, with the addition of new animation nodes such as the 'Ragdoll', 'Inverse Kinematics', 'LookAt' and 'Retarget' nodes, but also with a dedicated hair mesh and the integration of physical soft bodies for clothes and props.
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These features are just a small part of what will be available in the incoming 2.0 release of Crystal Space...
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= Screenshots =
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| [[Image:Showcase_1_0_Demo.jpg|thumb|left|Crystal Space machinamation demo]]
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| [[Image:Projects_Ecksdee.jpg|thumb|left|Ecksdee]]
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[http://ecksdee.sourceforge.net/ Ecksdee], a futuristic Race & Destroy game.]]
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| [[Image:Coche-garaje.png|thumb|left|Coche Garaje, a small CELStart racing game.]]
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| [[Image:Xoticstages.jpg|thumb|left|Screenshot in blender, showing going from blender to Crystal Space.]]
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| [[Image:Coche-garaje.png|thumb|left|Coche Garaje, a small celstart racing game.]]
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[http://www.swi.vectranet.pl/~dawidowskid/ Ice Lands] ,a Commercial Game with free Downloadable Version.]]
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| [[Image:Dmaria.jpg|thumb|left|Game featuring the actress Dulce Maria.]]
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| [[Image:Xoticstages.jpg|thumb|left|Screenshot in blender, showing going from blender to Crystal Space. From the game
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[http://www.crystalspace3d.org/main/Crystal_Core Crystal Core].]]
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| [[Image:Keepsake4b.jpg|thumb|left| [http://www.wickedstudios.com/keepsake/ Keepsake], famous commercial game made with Crystal Space.]]
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[http://www.planeshift.it/ Planeshift], a notable free software MMORPG.]]
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| [[Image:Ex-screen07.jpg|thumb|left| [http://bonez-adventures.com/main.html Bonez Adventures], a commercial adventure game.]]
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| [[Image:Open_outcast.jpg|thumb|left|An Outcast remake called
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[http://www.openoutcast.org/ Open Outcast], now a Crysis mod and no longer using Crystal Space.]]
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| [[Image:Fuel.jpg|thumb|left|Fuel, a Bulgarian commercial racing game.]]
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[http://peragro.org/ Peragro Tempus], a libre software MMORPG.]]
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[[Image:Projects_Open_Outcast.jpg|thumb|left|Screenshot from open Outcast]] <span>open Outcast is a free and portable action-adventure that wants to become the inofficial successor of the commercial game "Outcast". After the official sequel "Outcast 2" was canceled because the game studio went bankrupt, a bunch of fans decided to create their own sequel using free technology. Get yourself an impression on the progress of the project by visiting our website! Open Outcast can be found at [http://www.openoutcast.org www.openoutcast.org] and you can download the tech demo from [http://www.openoutcast.org/en_techdemos.php this location].</span>
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[[Image:Jammer.jpg|thumb|left|Jammer T- The Gardener]] <span>'''Jammer T''' is based off of Dariusz Dawidowski's hobby of gardening and you must grow various fruits and vegetables whilst heading off the various threats that disturb your patch using the colour coded weapons. Jammer T is an opensourced project, so head to the [http://jammers.sf.net/ Jammer T] website to play the game.
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Dariusz, an independent game developer says "Together with CEL, Crystal Space is the best open source game engine".</span>
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[[Image:Cc_shot1.jpg|thumb|left|Crystal Core]] <span>'''[[Crystal Core]]''' is the Crystal Space ''demo game''. It is an single player shooter/quest based game using the [[CEL]] and [[CELstart]] technology. It is a good tutorial on how to make games using Crystal Space, [[CEL]], and [[CELstart]].</span>
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= Previous Featured Projects =
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[[Image:Projects_Planeshift.jpg|thumb|left|The Dsar Akkaio (in Ojaveda) level from above]] <span>'''Planeshift''' is an Open Source MMORPG which has been using our engine for years. In general, whenever there is a new Feature in CS they are amongst the first to explore it and, um, help finding (and fixing) bugs. Read more about their great project on their [http://www.planeshift.it homepage].</span>
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[[Image:Projects_Open_Outcast.jpg|thumb|left|Diving into a stargate]] <span>'''open Outcast''' is a free and portable action-adventure that wants to become the unofficial successor of the commercial game "Outcast". After the official sequel "Outcast 2" was canceled because the game studio went bankrupt, a bunch of fans decided to create their own sequel using free technology. Although the project was built atop Crystal Space when featured, it is now based upon Cryengine 2. The older Crystal Space-based tech-demo is still [http://gna.org/projects/ooc available]. Project website: [http://www.openoutcast.org www.openoutcast.org]</span>
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[[Image:Projects_Planeshift.jpg|thumb|left|The Dsar Akkaio (in Ojaveda) level from above]] <span>'''Planeshift''' is an Open Source MMORPG which has been using our engine for years. In general, whenever there is a new Feature in CS they are amongst the first to explore it and, um, help finding (and fixing) bugs. Read more about their great project on their [http://www.planeshift.it home page].</span>
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<b>Language:</b>|English|[[Media-es|Español]]|[[Media-br|Brazilian]]|
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[[Projects Using CS|More Projects]]

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Feature Spotlight

New editor for CS
New editor for CS

Project Ares is a new "What You See Is What You Play" editor for Crystal Space and CEL. Check out its demonstration video.

New animated mesh
New animated mesh

In the last version of Crystal Space (1.4), a new specialized mesh was introduced for advanced animation. It mixes vertex-based animations with skeletal animations through an extensible and flexible animation blending tree system.

This new animated mesh has recently received many further improvements, with the addition of new animation nodes such as the 'Ragdoll', 'Inverse Kinematics', 'LookAt' and 'Retarget' nodes, but also with a dedicated hair mesh and the integration of physical soft bodies for clothes and props.

These features are just a small part of what will be available in the incoming 2.0 release of Crystal Space...

More features

Screenshots

Jammer T - The Gardener
Jammer T - The Gardener
Crystal Space machinamation demo
Crystal Space machinamation demo
Ecksdee, a futuristic Race & Destroy game.
Ecksdee, a futuristic Race & Destroy game.
Coche Garaje, a small CELStart racing game.
Coche Garaje, a small CELStart racing game.
Ice Lands ,a Commercial Game with free Downloadable Version.
Ice Lands ,a Commercial Game with free Downloadable Version.
Game featuring the actress Dulce Maria.
Game featuring the actress Dulce Maria.
Screenshot in blender, showing going from blender to Crystal Space. From the game Crystal Core.
Screenshot in blender, showing going from blender to Crystal Space. From the game Crystal Core.
Keepsake, famous commercial game made with Crystal Space.
Keepsake, famous commercial game made with Crystal Space.
Planeshift, a notable free software MMORPG.
Planeshift, a notable free software MMORPG.
Bonez Adventures, a commercial adventure game.
Bonez Adventures, a commercial adventure game.
An Outcast remake called Open Outcast, now a Crysis mod and no longer using Crystal Space.
An Outcast remake called Open Outcast, now a Crysis mod and no longer using Crystal Space.
Fuel, a Bulgarian commercial racing game.
Fuel, a Bulgarian commercial racing game.
Peragro Tempus, a libre software MMORPG.
Peragro Tempus, a libre software MMORPG.

More screenshots

Videos

This is a collection of videos that demonstrate specific features or give an impression of projects using CrystalSpace.

More videos

Featured Project

Jammer T- The Gardener
Jammer T- The Gardener
Jammer T is based off of Dariusz Dawidowski's hobby of gardening and you must grow various fruits and vegetables whilst heading off the various threats that disturb your patch using the colour coded weapons. Jammer T is an opensourced project, so head to the Jammer T website to play the game.

Dariusz, an independent game developer says "Together with CEL, Crystal Space is the best open source game engine".

Crystal Core
Crystal Core
Crystal Core is the Crystal Space demo game. It is an single player shooter/quest based game using the CEL and CELstart technology. It is a good tutorial on how to make games using Crystal Space, CEL, and CELstart.


More Projects

Previous Featured Projects

Diving into a stargate
Diving into a stargate
open Outcast is a free and portable action-adventure that wants to become the unofficial successor of the commercial game "Outcast". After the official sequel "Outcast 2" was canceled because the game studio went bankrupt, a bunch of fans decided to create their own sequel using free technology. Although the project was built atop Crystal Space when featured, it is now based upon Cryengine 2. The older Crystal Space-based tech-demo is still available. Project website: www.openoutcast.org


The Dsar Akkaio (in Ojaveda) level from above
The Dsar Akkaio (in Ojaveda) level from above
Planeshift is an Open Source MMORPG which has been using our engine for years. In general, whenever there is a new Feature in CS they are amongst the first to explore it and, um, help finding (and fixing) bugs. Read more about their great project on their home page.


More Projects

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