SkyX         Sky and weather simulation

SkyX - A sky and weather simulation.


Author: Xavier 'Xavyiy' Verguí­n González
Project: OGRE Add-on Library (sky)
Version: 0.4.0
Supported Platforms: Windows, Linux, Mac
Supported Ogre Releases: 1.4, 1.6, 1,7, 1.8, 1.9
Official Download Page: Hydrax & SkyX at Paradise Studios
License: GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL) (free for any use)
Status and bug reports: SkyX forum & Main forum announcement thread

Mogre (.NET) users look to SkyX Wrapper for MOGRE or alternatively MSkyX.


  • Atmosphere manager (Atmosphere information, functions that returns the sky colour at a specified direction, ...)
  • Sun, Moon and star field
  • Layer clouds
  • Full volumetric cloud system
  • Ground atmospheric light absorption pass (Allows you to simulate the atmospheric light absorption in scene objects)
  • HDR and LDR support
  • Shader Model 2.0 capable (HLSL for the moment)
  • Full integration with Hydrax 0.5.1 (water simulation) and code example (HydraxSkyXDemo)
  • 2 example applications: Terrain & Volumetric cloud system


Image Image
Image Image Image