Technical Specification

Fast DirectX 9 real-time 2D/3D engine.
Pixel/Vertex shader shadows/bump/specular/opacity maps for PS/VS 2.0+ cards. Graceful degradation to fixed function pipeline for older cards.
Bullet and PhysX integrated physics engines and collision detection systems.
Post production effects (including bloom, fuzzy tv, camera shake, sepia).
JavaScript for all events and actions (provided by the Mozilla SpiderMonkey engine).
Runtime loading and control of effects, meshes, materials, backgrounds, etc possible via script.
Cube-mapped environments supported for real-time reflections.
Integrated 2D and 3D scene editors with live editing in the viewport.
Open .dx* file formats, utilising XML and ZIP compression.
DX Studio imports the following 3D formats directly:- DXMESH, X, COLLADA (DAE), FBX, and 3DS.
Compatible media file formats include WAV, BMP, PNG, JPEG, GIF, TGA, TIFF, DDS, MPEG, AVI, MP3, OGG, OGV.
Supports multiple scenes/layers/cameras in a single player.
DirectShow video mixer support (streams audio and video into 3D scenes with Windows Media codecs).
Ogg Theora video streaming built-in.
Includes both standalone (desktop) and embedded ActiveX players (for use in web browsers, VC++, C# or VB.Net).
Send and receive script commands between a player and its container application.
Client/Server networking via sockets, with automatic discovery and GUID protection.

Windows Media™ Compatible Supports MP3 Format

Minimum Requirements (Editing)

2GHz CPU
Microsoft Windows XP SP2/Vista/Windows 7
1024Mb RAM
At least 1024 pixel wide desktop resolution at 32-bit colour depth
128Mb graphics card, Shader Model 2+
200Mb free hard disk space

Recommended Specification (Editing)

2.5GHz CPU
Microsoft Windows XP SP2/Vista/Windows 7
2048Mb RAM
At least 1600 pixel wide desktop resolution at 32-bit colour depth
256Mb graphics card, Shader Model 3+
400Mb free hard disk space

Minimum Requirements (Playback only)

1GHz CPU
Microsoft Windows 2000/XP/Vista/Windows 7
512Mb RAM
128Mb graphics card (with Shader Model 2+ for effects and terrain)
40Mb free hard disk space

Recommended Specification (Playback only)

2GHz CPU
Microsoft Windows XP SP2/Vista/Windows 7
1Gb RAM
256Mb graphics card, Shader Model 3+
40Mb free hard disk space

Software Prerequisites

Microsoft DirectX 9.0c (already pre-installed on XP SP2, Vista and Windows 7)
Microsoft .Net Framework 2.0+ (for editor only - not required for playback, pre-installed on Vista and Windows 7)