World Construction Set

World Construction Set (WCS) lets you create photorealistic images and animations, from close-ups to entire planets.

Science based and artist friendly, WCS is packed with professional features. Experience true spherical terrain; realistic water with waves, automatic breakers, beaches and tide support; amazing 3D evolving clouds; complex multi-level ecosystems, natural looking foliage and rock texturing, plus extensive support of readily available terrain data formats.

By itself or with other 3D programs, WCS delivers incredible power to animators, scientists, architects, educators, students and anyone interested in exploring and simulating the earth and other planets.

Current Version:   V2

License Type:   Commercial

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Source Code Availability:   No

Available Binary Packages:

  • Debian Package:   No
  • RedHat RPM Package:   No
  • Other Packages:   ??

Targeted Platforms:

Amiga, Windows 95/NT, (Mac, SGI, Linux, and other Unix versions is available at the end of 1996, according to their web page)
Latest news: WCS-Unix is currently stalled due to licensing problems with the toolkit the developers are using. Hence the release date for the Linux or SGI versions of WCS is unknown.

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