CopperLicht, fast WebGL JavaScript 3D Engine

Written by on February 6, 2010 in Games, Implementations - No comments

WebGL is getting hot after being supported by modern browsers Firefox, Chrome and Safari. Now you can even create amazing apps with CopperLicht, a fast JavaScript 3D engine for creating games and 3d applications in the webbrowser. It uses the WebGL canvas supported by modern browsers and is able to render hardware accelerated 3d graphics without any plugins.


Key features :

  • 3D World editor: CopperLicht comes with a full 3D world editor named CopperCube.
  • Many supported 3D file formats: .3ds, .obj, .x, .lwo, .b3d, .csm, .dae, .dmf, .oct, .irrmesh, .ms3d, .my3D, .mesh, .lmts, .bsp, .md2, .stl. and more, see below.
  • Incredibly fast: CopperLicht is highly optimized and able to render and animate even huge 3d scenes.
  • Simple API: CopperLicht is a SceneGraph based 3D engine, and a lot of examples and tutorials are available to show you how it works.
  • Binary compilation: Unlike other WebGL 3D Engines, CopperLicht compiles your 3D meshes into a small, binary file which downloads quickly, reducing bandwith usage for your users. Simply import your 3D files into the CopperCube editor and publish it as CopperLicht scene.
  • Totally free: CopperLicht is free to use. Just download and go!
  • The free version of CopperLicht is provided ‘as-is’, commercial license available for higher priority support, access to preliminary patches or the full source code. Created by Ambiera.

    CopperLicht came with a world editor (CopperCube), making the creation of levels, graphics and worlds for CopperLicht much more easier. CopperCube is a commercial software provided by the same company, Ambiera.

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