Software Product Description
The platform provides both a gaming community and gaming engine. You will have a complete system for creating, publishing and playing games. The software suite is specially designed for creating and playing online multiplayer games, and it features a large collection of retro style and classic games.
BYOND provides a large collection of tools for creating multiplayer games, and the programming language used does not require a steep learning curve. The DM language is easy to learn and allows you to easily design online multiplayer games. You will also enjoy the built-in online support and have access to many tutorials and other helpful articles. You will quickly learn the ropes even if you are new to game development or programming in general.
The software suite integrates different programs geared towards developers, players and hosts. The single package contains game development tools, a game distribution platform and game hosting tools. Each of the programs is designed to perform a specific function:
- BYOND, the client, provides easy access to a large library of games and development tools, and comes with instant messaging and updates to keep you connected with online players and developers.
- Dream Maker is a powerful Integrated Development Environment (IDE) that includes a versatile compiler with its own set of tools.
- Dream Seeker provides the engine for playing games both online and offline.
- Dream Daemon provides a hosting platform for online games.