Goed nieuws voor alle MOD- en levelbuilders voor Half-Life. Worldcraft 3 komt eraan met onder andere nieuwe preview tools, OpenGL render en nieuwe texture application features. Tegelijk met Worldcraft 3 wordt ook Half-Life SDK 2.0 uitgebracht.VALVE UNVEILS WORLDCRAFT 3 New Version of Number One Action Game Editor Shipping Later this Month Kirkland, WA (May 4, 2000) -Valve, L.L.C. today announced a new version of its popular action game editor, Worldcraft, is being prepared for a worldwide release. Worldcraft 3, which will launch simultaneously with the Half-Life SDK 2.0, includes a wealth of new features that allow for greater ease-of-use and faster creation times. "The new version of Worldcraft features a tremendous amount of new functionality requested by both our internal designers as well as those in the community making new content for Half-Life and Team Fortress," said Gabe Newell, managing director of Valve L.L.C. "Distributing better tools allows current authors to realize their creations more immediately while simultaneously making it easier for beginners to get started." An OpenGL renderer, new texture application features, and automatic previewing tools are among the many new features in Worldcraft 3. Available free of charge via gaming Web sites and CDs, Worldcraft 3 will support all Half-Life games and game modifications (MODs), which currently account for over 60% of all action games being played online. Founded in 1996, Valve develops entertainment software. Half-Life is Valve's debut title. Since its release in November 1998, Half-Life has won over 50 Game of the Year Awards from publications that include PC Gamer, Computer Gaming World, and CNET's Gamecenter. More information about Valve is available through the company's website.