Plasma (game engine)

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CyanWorlds.com Engine
Developer(s)HeadSpin Technology
(1997)
Cyan Worlds
(1998 - )
OpenUru.org Foundry
(2011 - )
Repositoryfoundry.openuru.org/hg/CWE-ou
PlatformMicrosoft Windows, macOS
TypeGame engine
LicenseGPLv3[1]
Websiteopenuru.org

CyanWorlds.com Engine (formerly Plasma) is a real-time 3D game engine originally called Headspin and developed by Headspin Technologies in 1997 and later by Cyan Worlds (Cyan purchased the engine as part of the acquisition of Headspin) to power the next generation of real time 3D Myst series games such as URU: Complete Chronicles and Myst V: End of Ages.[2]

Cyan Worlds and OpenUru.org Foundry jointly announce open source delivery of the "CyanWorlds.com Engine" client and 3ds Max plugin, aka Plasma engine 2.0, the engine used to power Myst Online: Uru Live.[3][4][5]

In 2014, Cyan released "realMyst: Masterpiece Edition", a remake version of realMyst, using Unity game engine instead of Plasma game engine.[6]

Games using Plasma Engine[edit]

Plasma 1.0[edit]

Plasma 2.0 (aka CyanWorlds.com Engine)[edit]

Plasma 2.1[edit]

Plasma 3.0[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://github.com/H-uru/Plasma/blob/master/LICENSE.txt[bare URL plain text file]
  2. ^ "Plasma Engine". giantbomb.com.
  3. ^ "Myst Online - Uru - Live". mystonline.com.
  4. ^ "CyanWorlds.com Engine". openuru.org.
  5. ^ "Plasma The Cyan Worlds Engin". h-uru.github.io.
  6. ^ Myst gets a fully modern update in this realtime 3D Masterpiece Edition. Polygon. February 12, 2014
  7. ^ "The Well Of Tears - A Glimpse of Tir: Episode 1: Marshtown and Rowan Green". archive.org.