Apricot Project Starts

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| Finally it starts! The Apricot team has been selected and is ready to make a
| smashing game using Crystal Space and Blender.
|
| Apricot is a joint effort between Crystal Space and Blender to create a fully
| open game with professional quality. All data and code will be published and
| can be used in other projects (Creative Commons license). In order to make
| the high level of quality possible that we are aiming for in this game we
| will have to work hard on Crystal Space for new features like a better
| animation system and a better renderer.
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http://www.happypenguin.org/newsitem?id=7912


Related:

3D applications 2007 comparisons table.

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| As you view each softwares have their strong and weaks parts !
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http://www.tdt3d.be/articles_viewer.php?art_id=99


Open Source Gaming Review: Assault Cube 0.92

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| System requirements aren't too bad either. They call for:
|
| 1GHz or higher CPU
| 256MB RAM
| GeForce 4 MX or equivalent GPU.
|
| However, if you want to play at the maximum settings. The requirements are a
| bit stiffer. You'll need at least:
|
| 2GHz or higher CPU
| 512MB RAM
| GeForce 6600 or equivalent shader model 2.0 GPU
|
| And at Maximum, the picture is, in my humble opinion, as good as, if not
| better in some ways, than many proprietary offerings.
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http://www.raiden.net/?cat=2&aid=311


Blender 2.43 released - New Website

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| All on the same day, a new Blender release and the migration to
| new servers and a brand new design for blender.org
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http://www.blender.org/news/article/...d-new-website/


Peach Open Movie

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| As a follow-up to the successful project Orange's "Elephants Dream",
| the Blender Foundation will initiate another open movie project.
| Again a couple of the best 3D artists and developers in the Blender
| community will be invited to come together to work in Amsterdam on
| completing a short 3D animation movie.
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http://www.blender.org/blenderorg/bl...ion/2007-plans


Crystal Space 3D

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| Crystal Space is our main project. It is a free cross-platform
| software development kit for realtime 3D graphics, in particular games...
| Apricot is the Open Game project together with Blender.
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http://www.crystalspace3d.org/main/Main_Page