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Torque Game Builder offers a development kit for games that will run on PC, OSX, and XBox360. Word is: "You pay no royalties, EVER, with our ground-breaking royalty free licenses. You can publish your game ANYWHERE you want. It's your game, you make the decisions."

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15. Re: Torque is good stuff Jun 21, 2006, 23:18 Riley Pizt
 
Are you kidding? First of all TSE is not an add-on for Torque.
It's it's not an addon then why is a TGE license required to also license TSE? TSE seems to be a replacement renderer.

Torque Shader Engine TSE is a completely newly rebuilt engine that will be on par with engines like Unreal 3 for a fraction of the cost.
I think you have drunk too much of Garage Game's Kool-aid. I doubt the engine was rewritten from scratch especially since you claim "TSE will be easily compatible with TGE for those who want to migrate their games from TGE to TSE." Of course if it were, that might explain why it is taking so long to be developed. In any case by the time it is finished, Direct X 10 and Shader Model 4 will be in vogue and TSE will be obsolete.

It wasnt unusual to see Tribes servers with 64 players.
That was due to the fact that much less information needed to be sent for "primative" games like Tribes. Today's FPS games with their ragdoll physics engines and detailed environments, models, and animations use a lot more bandwidth due to all of that extra information that needs to be transmitted. There is simply no getting around it unless you turn back the clock and simplify the game. The Torque engine isn't going to handle the problem significantly better than any other engine if at all.

This comment was edited on Jun 21, 23:26.
 
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