Here’s How Game Engines Work

Cry Engine…Unreal Engine….Frostbite Engine. If you are a gamer, then you must have heard of them. But, do you ever wonder what game engines actually do? Apart from the obvious that game engines are used for the creation and development of games, a lot goes behind the scenes. Game engines have templates that decide how each component in the game actually works. Within every game engine, there are many components or mini engines. These components typically include artificial intelligence, characters, environments and objects, sound, lighting, physics and animations. One game engine can be used in other games as well. For example, a game engine responsible for destructible environments in a particular game could also be used in a different game. Usually the game developers design a game engine for a…


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