Category Archives: Announcements

3D in the Real World

Finally finished working on this two-gripper robot.  He is one of three in a machine that we recently programmed.  I used some game AI on him, lol.  He is pretty smart.  The customer was pretty impressed. Ok, so robots are … Continue reading

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Orion Engine Plugin System

I’ve been pretty busy at work lately, which has hindered my development on the engine some.  However, I’m still pushing forward! The plug-in system (used by the Orion Engine SDK, Orion Script, Orion Genesis, Been There Game, etc.) has been … Continue reading

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Booting Up The Old Hard Drives

Finally have everything updated and running in 64-bit.  I ran into some rather interesting scenarios where what worked in 32-bit, didn’t fly at all in 64-bit.  Anyway, it’s too hard and boring to explain here (lol).  The good thing is, all of the … Continue reading

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Win64 and my ENTIRE weekend!

Well, I got the engine SDK, and all of the tools and applications running again under Visual Studio 2017.  Now, I’m trying to convert everything from the older Win32 (x86) architecture, over to the Win64 (x64) architecture.  Actually, I’m making it … Continue reading

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Visual Studio 2017 from Visual Studio 2010

I have several computers ready to be servers for the game.  Now I’m upgrading all of the projects that make up the Orion Engine SDK libraries and applications to Visual Studio 2017.  I knew there would be some minor changes.  Actually, the new … Continue reading

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Account Management System

I finally got all of my PHP code working. In fact, everything on the new web server appears to be working now!  I just finished all of the database code changes in the Account Management System today.  The new database server … Continue reading

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Database Server

The database server (SQL Server 2016 SP1 Express) is on newer hardware, and back up and running again!  All of the databases were successfully restored.  It amazes me how many technologies that have to come back together to make all of … Continue reading

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Been a Long Time

Well, it’s been a while since my web site was up and running. Like 5 years or so? LOL.  I miss the Orion Engine, I still think it has great potential! Sometimes life gets in the way, and you simply … Continue reading

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Still Here and Kicking

I recently moved all of the servers into their own room.  And yes, I brought the source code server back up.  I’ve been eagerly reviewing the engine code.  The Orion Engine is one heck of a massive code base.  There are … Continue reading

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Need People to Help

I need to find motivated people who want to try and help me continue this project.  I need to find tool programmers, and 2D/3D artists.  If you are interested, then feel free to contact me.

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