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Platinum Arts Sandbox is an open source easy to use standalone 3D Game Maker and 3D Game Design program currently being used in many schools throughout the world that allows kids and adults to create their own video games, worlds, levels, adventures and quests, even cooperatively! The goal is to make it accessible to kids but also powerful enough for full game projects. Now features new game modes such as sidescroller, machinima, kartmode, RPG, and more! Our homepage is http://Kids.PlatinumArts.Net
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We have a ton of goodies for you in this new release dubbed 2.3. You can download it here:
Here are the awesome new features!
- <*>New 3D sidescroller Mario like mode! Also there is a separate RPG project, check the wiki!*> <*>Hotkeys that make it easier to save games, add materials, and lots more!*> <*>New in game help section that displays all of the binds/key commands!*> <*>Snow has been tweaked and updated :) Be sure to check out the new version of house :D*> <*>Maps now generate cfgs on save! Also many various map tweaks.*> <*>New main menu theme! To try other themes check out the options menu.*> <*>Loads of new texturesand new player skins.*> <*>Tons of under the hood bug fixes and features.*> <*>Thanks to ZKAT of virtualdarkarts.net there is a brand new great looking launcher!*> <*>For more of general Sandbox Features please check the "Why Use Sandbox?" section of the webpage*>
Be sure to check out the new Sandbox video courtesy of NoesisInteractive.com and moddb where I talk about the mission of Sandbox, my success of using it with kids, useful development software, and a lot more! Check that out over here at:
Thank you for your interest in Sandbox! If you have questions please consult our FAQ and help section. Also make sure to check out our tutorial video here!
Take care and enjoy 2.3 :D Let us know how you like it!!
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