Technology content trusted in North America and globally since 1999
8,219 Reviews & Articles | 62,269 News Posts

Serious Sam source code released

Source code for original Serious Sam game released, mod community expected to grow
By: Sean Ridgeley | Gaming News | Posted: Mar 12, 2016 12:32 am

The source code for the original Serious Sam has been released to the public. If you're a modder, this gives you a ton to work with, and if you're not, well you can sit back and expect the mods to start rolling in.




Going open source has proved a major boon for modding and multiplayer communities in the past, particularly Doom's. One can hope the same effect is achieved with Serious Sam.


As is typically the case, technically just the engine used for the game is open source, so you'll still need a copy of the game -- which includes the assets -- to be able to mod it.

Related Tags

Got an opinion on this news? Post a comment below!