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Move of Irrlicht repository and SF update

Recently we got a new svn repository and bugtrackers for Irrlicht due to an sourceforge update. So when you work with svn you should update the address as the old one will no longer get updates. Old repositories will be kept online as read-only. You can check-out with the new path like: svn checkout svn://svn.code.sf.net/p/irrlicht/code/trunk […]

Monthly Screenshot Contest – April 2013

Here is the winner of the Screenshot of the Month contest for April: Zprg with his ”’Simple little logolike interpreter for voxelgraphics” screenshot. As always, you can find the screenshot and all contestants in the forum and the gallery.

Monthly Screenshot Contest – March 2013

Here is the winner of the Screenshot of the Month contest for March: Simson with his ”Project Crash Car Jungle map test” screenshot. As always, you can find the screenshot and all contestants in the forum and the gallery.

Monthly Screenshot Contest – Februari 2013

Here are the winners of the Screenshot of the Month contest for Februari 2013: Devsh with his screenshot “Sodan Design – Build a World” and Suvi with her screenshot “Gekkeiju Online”. As always, you can find the screenshot and all contestants in the forum and the gallery.

Monthly Screenshot Contest – January 2013

Here is the winner of the Screenshot of the Month contest for January and the first of 2013: TheMrCerebro with his ”The Spherical Universe” screenshot. As always, you can find the screenshot and all contestants in the forum and the gallery.

SuperTuxKart for SourceForge Project of the month

The freely available and Irrlicht powered game SuperTuxKart has been nominated as SourceForge.net’s Project of the Month for March. You can support them by giving them your vote at http://twtpoll.com/ragr0e and spread the link and image. Their team would receive an interview and additional exposure on the SourceForge front page and in SourceForge’s monthly e-mail.

Monthly Screenshot Contest – December 2012

Here is the winner of the Screenshot of the Month contest for December and the last for 2012: Arnir with his  “Vignette” screenshot. As always, you can find the screenshot and all contestants in the forum and the gallery.

Monthly Screenshot Contest – November 2012

Here is the winner of the Screenshot of the Month contest for November 2012: marsupial with his “3D World Editor” screenshot. As always, you can find the screenshot and all contestants in the forum and the gallery.

Irrlicht 1.8 is released!

Irrlicht version 1.8 is finally here 🙂 Some of the new features are: New loaders for mdl, wal, smf Cg support Support for custom hardware cursors Improved support for 64-bit platforms Major OSX device improvements Occlusion culling Improved collada support Improved shadows Polygon offset support ISceneLoader interface Supporting now MSVC 2010 and 2012 New versions […]

Monthly Screenshot Contest – September & October 2012

Here is the winner of the Screenshot of the Month contest for October 2012: Samuncle with “Supertuxkart: Blackhill’s mansion track screenshot”. As always, you can find the screenshot and all contestants in the forum and the gallery. Here is also the winner of the Screenshot of the Month contest for September 2012: Sio2 with “Irrlicht DirectX11 […]