Armory 0.4 is out and free!


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Armory 0.4

New builds are up and can be downloaded at:

Support Armory development on Patreon:

Get started:
http://armory3d.org/manual/#/getting_started/setup


Note: Using the built-in updater will not pull in all updates, please get the full package manually from itch.io or clone the sdk if you are migrating from 0.3.

Release notes:

Check out full commit logs:

Highlights:

  • Armory is free and open-source game engine now! :rocket:

  • 0.4a builds are up, includes fixes from the 0.4 testing period and updated b2.8 build

  • Cloning & building Armory is easy, you can set up the SDK in your Blender manually:
    http://armory3d.org/manual/#/dev/gitversion?id=manual-clone

  • Introducing Blender 2.8 support!

  • Performance for the animated characters has been significantly improved. More still to come!

  • Materials / sounds with fake user are correctly preserved during export now

  • Rigid Body World parameters are taken into account
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  • Fixes to the Normal Map and Bump nodes

  • Voxel GI is now faster, especially when using multiple lamps

  • Diffuse BSDF node is now diffuse only :grimacing: Added Specular socket support for Principled BSDF.

  • More fixes pushed for the procedural texture nodes

  • Gate logic node improved - added Almost Equal comparison, False output socket, Vector nodes can now be compared

  • Added Mix and Vector Mix nodes

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  • Added Stop Agent node for controlling navmesh agents

  • Added Set Material Slot node, allows to replace object material at a given slot

  • Implemented Trait and Get Trait node - allows to work with traits using logic nodes

  • Added Get Velocity and Apply Impulse At Location by @AnadinX

  • Show Mouse node has been added - gives control of the mouse visibility
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  • Play Speaker and Stop Speaker nodes added, speaker volume property now working
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  • Fixes to the multi-material meshes - splitting meshes by material should be eliminated now!

  • Further improved material compiler, added material_vault scene. Check out cc0textures.com for textures!
    https://github.com/armory3d/material_vault

Videos:

Thanks to all creators for the new introduction videos!


Feel free to explore repositories on GitHub for more stuff:

Hunt all the bugs, help Armory reach 1.0:

Next up:

I am working on another update covering plans for the future of Armory. The engine has started to grow way faster than I anticipated - super excited to reveal what’s next! :slightly_smiling_face:

Please keep the bug reports coming. :bug:


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Baby! That’s just awesome :slight_smile:!


#3

Holy moly man, this is amazing!


#4

Awesome!!! :heart_eyes::heart_eyes::heart_eyes:Pure love!


#5

Oh man that’s soooo cool!!! :open_mouth: Thank you so much for all your awesome work! :grinning:


#6

Wow cool, didn’t know there was a 0.4a update out. Thanks!


#7

Congrats armory moving on with lightspeed as usual great journey big up


#8

Awesome :grinning: @lubos Any chance to have 32-bit builds ?


#9

I have heard about this engine since 2 days. I tried and felt in love immediately. Good job!


#10

Amazing introduction! Are there any plans for AR and VR?


#11

There is a 0.4B out now? What changed? Thanks.


#12

Awesome! Thanks for the Tensorflow integration! :slight_smile:


#13

That’s amazing!

For all of you guys that speaks in portuguese: I’m from Brazil and I’m already creating some videos teaching Armory3D! Take a look (if you speak Portuguese, of course! :slight_smile:).

Announcing the Engine:

Introducting the engine (almost 1 hour tutorial covering the basic stuff):

Those videos already have a growing view count and the brazilian community are enjoying a lot the engine! I’m planning to create more tutorials and series about. I’m very excited! :slight_smile:


#14

Amazing work! I’ll be waiting with bated breath to see how this develops!