Ogre3D (www.ogre3d.org) is a multi-platform, open-source 3D rendering engine.

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How would I setup the Environment Variables for BulletPhysics?

I am using Bullet Physics v2.78. And Im trying to build this library to be used for ogrebullet. The main problem is that Im getting errors trying to find the Bullet Directory. Im wondering if maybe ...
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Can I load OGRE's mesh file via direct3d?

I just posted this question over at the the OGRE 3D forums, and I wanted to post it here as well. I'm a newbie here, just found that OGRE is an amazing engine for 3d programming. Using the Entity ...
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OpenGL vs OGRE : Which is the best for beginner? [closed]

I am interested in getting into game development and posses good C/C++ programming skills. I have tried OGRE before, and I am curious whether I should learn either OGRE or OpenGL as a starting point. ...
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What good 3D graphic rendering engines are out there? [closed]

I couldn't find good overview of those and decided to ask experienced people. I'm writing in C# and want to learn some 3D graphics stuff. I used to write some 3d scenes and shaders 4 years ago in ...
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Linux OgreXML model viewer

Is there an OgreXML model viewer for Linux? I know about OgreMax but apparently that's Windows only.
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Best 3D Physics Engine to use with Ogre [closed]

I am looking for a good physics engine to use with an Ogre game I'm writing. I would prefer for it to be free, open source, mature, simple to use, easy to learn, and flexible. I'm currently thinking ...
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Ogre3D : seeking advices about game files management

I'm working on a new game, and its related level editor, based on Ogre3D. I was thinking about how i could manage the game files, knowing that Ogre use .mesh files for models, .material for ...
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How to fix Ogre3d segfault with std::_Rb_tree_insert_and_rebalance?

I'm working on a 3d music visualizer using Ogre3d, basically it's a spectrum analizer, a lot like the old xmms plugin: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_6NKBiwYN24 It works well, the bars are drawn and ...
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Ogre3D Fog with overlays

I'm building a game with Ogre3d, I've got fog working properly with: scenemanager->setFog(Ogre::FOG_LINEAR, Ogre::ColourValue( 0.23f, 0.725f, 1.0f ), 0, 18, 20 ); However I'm currently ...
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Problem with Ogre::Camera lookAt function when target is directly below

I am trying to make a class which controls a camera. It's pretty basic right now, it looks like this: class HoveringCameraController { public: void init(Ogre::Camera & camera, AnimatedBody ...
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Using Ogre 3D, OGRE_NEW gives editor errors in Visual Studio

I am trying to get more experienced with Ogre 3D and I am following the basic tutorials on the website. All the code samples compile just fine. The first time I encountered an "error" was in Basic ...
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Make a laser beam effect with Ogre and a BillboardChain

http://www.lpi.usra.edu/lunar/missions/apollo/apollo_15/images/laser_beam_lg.gif I want to be able to such an effect, but I don't really know how the BillboardChain class works or how I can use it, ...
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How to get the blocks seen by the player?

I'm writing a Minecraft-like game using Ogre engine and I have a problem. I must optimize my game, because when I try draw 10000 blocks, I have 2 FPS... So, I got the idea that blocks display of the ...
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what do you think about Ogre3d as first time engine for first time 3d Game [closed]

Hi question for the experience 3d game developers , im long time programmer (c++/java) that after 15 years like to get into 3d gaming , after some net research i saw that the trend is mostly with ...
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Procedural terrains in 3D: what has been done ? Are there common algo and/or theories about it? [closed]

Besides programming, modeling an environment takes a great deal of time. I don't know about the work time involved, for example, in a WoW dungeon level, or other beautiful city-like, future ...
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Ogre vs. Irrlicht

I've experimented a bit with the Ogre (http://www.ogre3d.org) and Irrlicht (http://irrlicht.sourceforge.net) engines, both of which are open source and are trying to fill similar niches. From what ...
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Ogre3D how to use many images in a particle system

In the example I found, it usually uses one images for a particle system. Is it possible to use multiple images in a system?
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What other components would one have to combine with Ogre 3D render engine to make a full fledged custom game engine?

I have heard that Ogre 3D is not actually a game engine, rather it is a 3D render engine. I have also heard people claim that one can piece it together with other components (engines?) to create a ...
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How to implement a starwar energy shield in game

I am using Ogre3D. How can I implement an energy shield like this image? In the picture, the shield is a semi-sphere, where I want to make it a sphere surround my object. The shield should be ...
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Approach to implement space junk

Ogre3D I would like to put some space junk in my game environment. Make it look like the first 2 search results. Those junks don't need to be interactive. Just need to have a 3D junk circling around ...
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Writing a custom model file format

I am using Ogre for my rendering engine, and I planned on just using the .mesh format that is setup by default with Ogre. However, I recently purchased a large number of 3d assets from a company, only ...
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Change from Bullet/OgreAnim to Havok?

I have been working on a game in Ogre for the last 6 months or so. It started as a learning project, and after a few rewrites it actually turned into a real game project. Physics scared me, and using ...
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How viable ogre3d is for a commercial project? [closed]

Well, I don't really what else to add to the question, since I don't really know what competitors have that OGRE doesn't. Of course I'm talking game rendering quality here, I don't really think there ...
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Any dirty/cheap, lightweight 3d engine, beginner friendly out there?

I got 2 questions, the 2nd is more some kind of opinion question. 1st question: Everybody heard of panda3d, OGRE and IrrLicht: they are great engines, with a lot of features. With OGRE you can do ...
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When learning, nothing is better than practice

A little introduction: I'm 25, and going to this private french school, CreaJeux, which begins in october. I will be learning mostly game programming, something I wanted to do a long time ago, since ...
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free maya 3d model [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Open-source 3D models easily usable in OGRE3D/jMonkeyEngine Can the community recommend some good sites that have free Maya 3D model? I am trying to find some and export ...
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Open-source 3D models easily usable in OGRE3D/jMonkeyEngine [closed]

I'm looking for a source of 3D models (cars, game characters, furnitures etc.) which are usable in an open-source 3D game. I found various website with free/opensource .blend files. However it is not ...
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An Ogre3D iPhone 'Hello World' project?

I have been investigating various 3d engines for iPhone/iPad development and have mostly decided to use Ogre3d. I have got the SDK, the iPhone dependancies, built and run the SampleBrowser project on ...