Archived news entries

News and Releases, 2007

18th December 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by Aeonsoft, Inc.

4th December 07 SDK release 5.13

Optimisations, including significant reductions in memory footprint for some meshes.
3D content processing improvements.
Possibility to build without 2D content processing for reduced run-time code footprint.
Bug fixes.

27th November 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by 4A Games, for 'Metro 2033: The Last Refuge'.

15th November 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by GAMEHI Inc.

9th November 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by MASA Group (for 'SWORD Critical Infrastructure').

3rd October 07 SDK release 5.12

Support for dynamic control of off-mesh connection costs.
Support for connected region queries.
Automatic removal of obstructed ground fragments.
An example project demonstrating pathfinding against large numbers of 'semi-dynamic obstacles'.
Optimisations and bug fixes.

24th September 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by Rare (Microsoft Corporation), for two yet to be announced Xbox 360 titles.

21st September 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by Saab Technologies.

10th September 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by Gungho Online Entertainment, Inc.

28th August 07 SDK release 5.11

Introduces a tiled 3D content processing setup, enabling the 3D content processing to be applied to very large worlds with fast incremental updates based on geometry local to changed content.
Significant 3D content processing speedups.
Important bug fixes.

13th August 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by Ani-park, Inc.

25th July 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by MAIET entertainment, Inc.

12th July 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by yedang online.

4th July 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by ArenaNet, for 'Guild Wars 2'.

17th May 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by NextPlay for the casual MMORPG 'Firenze'.

9th May 07 SDK release 5.10

Very significant performance improvements for pathfinding against dynamic obstacles.
Some important bug fixes.

7th May 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by The Creative Assembly, for a yet to be announced title on PC, Xbox 360 and PS3.

11th April 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by Dongguk University.

10th April 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by 3d-io.

22nd March 07 SDK release 5.09

3D content processing improvements, memory footprint reduction, bug-fixes.
3DS Max 9 support.

7th March 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by MGame Japan.

16th February 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by inXile entertainment, for a yet to be announced title on PC, Xbox 360 and PS3.

14th February 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by Intelligent Soft (for 'Ragnesis Online').

7th February 07 SDK release 5.08

Removes a number of range constraints, including constraints on placed obstacles, and on findPathAway() and findClosestUnobstructedPosition() queries.
New releases of the Max and Maya exporters.

29th January 07 New Licensee

PathEngine is licensed by Sirius Entertainment (Korea).

5th January 07 SDK release 5.07

Maintenance release for SDK and exporters.

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