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New Unigine Project Will Work On Linux

Gaming

Published on 25 April 2009 03:07 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Gaming
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Unigine Corp has done a phenomenal job with its multi-platform game engine in delivering a new level of OpenGL realism to Linux users -- albeit it can tax your hardware quite a bit. Last year's engine was amazing, but as we shared last week, they are working on a host of new features, including but not limited to multiplayer and physics support. They also have a few internal projects they have been working on.

Unigine Corp has posted a few screenshots from their forthcoming game. To say the least, it is very impressive! Be sure to look at the screenshots along with reading more information from their development entry.

We can confirm that this new Unigine project will be fully supported on Linux! There will also be a benchmarking mode / tech demo to it, similar to other Unigine projects. Upon its public release, this new Unigine project will be incorporated with the Phoronix Test Suite (hopefully with Phoronix Test Suite 2.0!).

New Unigine Project Will Work On Linux


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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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