Vizard is a comprehensive, Python based VR development platform. Scroll down to learn more. Click here to download.

rapid app development

Integrated Development Environment

  • Built in intelligent code completion and visual debugging
  • Embedded, interactive simulation engine
  • EXE publishing
  • Share and demo your apps from any PC
  • Scene editor and inspector tool
  • View assets, graph structures, poly stats, and animations w/ 3D viewer
  • Import + modify content from other sources (e.g., Sketchup, Revit, OSGB/T files, etc)


Visual interface allows for easy connections to any virtual reality device

  • CAVE, Powerwall & 3D Projection systems
  • VR HMDs
  • Haptics, Hand Controllers
  • Full Body Motion Capture
  • Eye Tracking (ex: SMI)
  • Data Acquisition
  • Clustering capabilities let you run your simulation across 64 separate computers

python programming

Powerful, object oriented scripting

  • Save time by extending pre-built functionality 
  • Explore an enormous selection of community contributed libraries and toolkits specifically for VR applications 
  • Extensive manual packed with Python scripting guidelines, instructions and tutorials 
  • Vizard introductions and examples teach you how to add models, avatars, animation, user interaction and events into your virtual worlds

accelerated art pieline

Leverage existing content or import new models

  • Imports industry standard 3D and 2D formats
  • 3D Studio Max Exporters + Workflows
  • Full control over 15 map types that can be combined in 3DS MAX and rendered in Vizard 
  • Sophisticated material shading and lighting
  • Built-in shader workflows let users insert their own GLSL shader code directly into simulations for unlimited visual effects
  • Render effects such as bump, specular, parallax, detail map effects, and real-time ambient occlusion effects
  • Real-time directional, ambient, and spot lights, and shadows

augmented reality

  • Power Vizard Apps with the ARToolWorks add-on for Vizard
  • Utilize the world’s most widely used tracking library for AR
  • Vizard functionality remains
  • Continue to develop powerful applications easily
  • Take advantage of scene graphs, 3D file importers, and avatars

advanced features

  • High performance library for simulating rigid body dynamics
  • Simulate vehicles, objects in virtual reality environments, and robotics
  • Create plug-ins that can interface with Vizard virtual reality scripts
  • Vizard SDK lets developers extend the functionality of the software
  • Incorporate haptics, biofeedback, eye-tracking, and more

vizard editions


Evaluation copy


Time-limited Script Execution Time


Vizard core features

Unlimited Script Execution Time

Watermark Free

Load custom rendering plugins

Load custom device drivers

Load custom scene graphics processors

Publish and Distribute Standalone Executables