The Alternativa Platform has officially launched. It is a 3d engine for Flash/AS3. It has been announced on their blog today and this is an exciting development for 3d in flash, especially if you are a game developer or game company.
They have offered it free for non-commercial use in the form of SWC files. It is well oganized and lots more good stuff to come it seems in the GUI and some information on setting up the gaming platform on the server as well. It looks to be a complete package.
This is not an open source release but the Alternativa Platform is an extremely well done and amazing looking engine. It has configurations for 3d and isometric 3d.
Here is a shot from the engine.
- Announcement on the Alternativa Platform Blog
- API Reference
- Direct link, register and download
- Demos and more info
- Previous post on Alternativa with shots for isometric and FPS demos
Sputnik has been launched!
Here are all the classes in the package (SWC):