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Unigine Engine Splits Into Game And Sim Products

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Published on 31 January 2014 01:00 PM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Gaming
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Unigine Corp has shared that their flagship advanced 3D engine, which originally was targeted for games but is now seeing greater use within simulators and professional 3D visualization areas, is forking into Unigine Sim and Unigine Game.

The Unigine Sim will be for simulations, visualizations, and VR while it will share a lot of the same functionality with the Unigine Game engine.

Here's a look at the latest Unigine Helicopter demo with the power offered by the engine:


Other recent Unigine Engine improvements include Oculus Rift HD support, C++ API improvements, game framework support, Unigine Script enhancements, and other improvements.

More details on these latest Unigine changes for 2014 can be found via the Unigine.com devlog.

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