GDC: Virtools Announces Next-Gen Engine Development

The Dassault Systèmes-owned Virtools has announced that it is working on next generation game prototyping and game engines for both the Xbox 360 and PS3 consoles, following earlier confirmation that it is working on Wii solutions.

The engines, which do not currently have a commercial release date, are based on the existing Virtools engines for the PC, and follow a PSP version of the engine that debuted in 2006. Dassault's Virtools framework combines GUIs, graphical and text scripting, debug tools, and APIs such as behavior and render engines, as well as asset integration plug-ins.

As for the Wii solution, it includes the Wii Remote building block and Wii Remote client, Virtools components which allowthe access of Wii controllers on PCs with Virtools 4.

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