Tools

OGRE itself is a very powerful engine, but it’s just one component in a larger ecosystem. On this page we list some of the best tools and add-ons available for use with OGRE.

SoftwareNameNotes
VSCodelanguage-ogre-scriptSyntax highlighting for Ogre Scripts. Supports symbol outline and colour picking for .material files.
Blenderblender2ogreExporter to take animated meshes from Blender to Ogre XML. Requires the use of the OgreXMLConverter contained in the command line tools download to turn into a runtime binary mesh.
Viewerogre-meshviewerViewer for .mesh model files as consumed by OGRE
EditorscapeTerrain Editor
EditorogitorScene WYSWYG Editor
3D Studio MaxEasy Ogre Exportersupports 3DS Max 2008-2018 and 3DS Max 9
MayaMaya Ogre3D Exportersupports Maya 2018
Assimpogre-assimpImports any format understood by assimp into ogre
ColladaColladaOgreImporterImports Collada files using OpenCollada into ogre
Milkshape3DMilkshape3D Exporter 
Softimage XSISoftimage XSI v6 ExporterExporter for Softimage XSI v6