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Here is the winner of the Screenshot of the Month contest for April 2012: Escen with Overheat. While the competition submissions were regarded as very high quality, Escen won with an impressive percentage of the votes: 64%.
Here is the winner of the Screenshot of the Month contest for March 2012: Nikoomba with Rin’s Quest. Its a nice and retro block style game.
Here are the winners of the Screenshot of the Month contest for February 2012: mel with PSM, the Perspective Shadow Mapping algorithm and Auria with SuperTuxKart: The Zen Garden Pond. Like last month, two winners and a close third.
23-Feb-12Irrlicht 1.7.3 released!
We just released Irrlicht version 1.7.3. This version contains numerous bug fixes and will hopefully be the last update before 1.8.
All users which are using an 1.7 Irrlicht version should update to this version for the best experience. See changes.txt in the SDK for a complete list of changes.
24-Nov-11Irrlicht beginners book completed!
Some of you might have been waiting for this. Johannes Stein and Aung Sithu Kyaw have completed The Irrlicht beginner book from Packt Publishing. Take a look if you need a kickstart for your Irrlicht development.
29-Jun-11Forum upgrade installed
29-Jun-11Irrlicht .NET wrapper available
There is a new Irrlicht.NET wrapper available. It makes it possible to use Irrlicht from any .NET language like C# or VisualBasic.NET. It is implemented in C# and supports Irrlicht 1.7.2.
09-Feb-11CopperCube 2.2.3 released
CopperCube, the editor which can be used for free by irrlicht users (it exports to .irr scenes even if the trial period is over) has been released in version 2.2.3, and includes now many new improvements to the 3D editing tools. Also, its free WebGL library now resembles a bit more the Irrlicht API.