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Away3D is an open source platform for developing interactive 3D graphics for video games and applications, in Adobe Flash or HTML5. The platform consists of a 3D world editor , a 3D graphics engine , a 3D physics engine and a compressed 3D model file format .

Away3D
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The Away Builder interface with a sample polar bear 3D model (center), and object hierarchy (left).
Original author(s) Rob Bateman, Alexander Zadorozhny, Fabrice Closier, Peter Kapelyan, Greg Caldwell, Andreas Engstrom, Stephen White, David Lenaerts, Richard Olsson, Cauê Waneck
Developer(s) Away Foundation
Initial release 2007; 9 years ago (2007)
Stable release
4.1.6 / January 24, 2014; 2 years ago (2014-01-24)
Development status Active
Written in ActionScript 3, TypeScript
Operating system Web, Windows, iOS, Android, BlackBerry
Type Game engine
License Apache License 2.0
Website away3d.com

Away3D is an open source platform for developing interactive 3D graphics for video games and applications, in Adobe Flash or HTML5. The platform consists of a 3D world editor (Away Builder), a 3D graphics engine (Away3D or AwayJS), a 3D physics engine (Away Physics) and a compressed 3D model file format (AWD).

Development is managed by the Away Foundation, a UK-based non-profit focussed on building and maintaining free and open source software resources for high-performance mobile games and applications. The foundation is supported by corporate sponsorship (Adobe, JetBrains among others) and individual donors.

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