Setting up Amazon Lumberyard - Amazon Lumberyard

Open 3D Engine (O3DE), the successor to Lumberyard, is now available in Developer Preview. Download O3DE or visit the AWS Game Tech blog to learn more.

Setting up Amazon Lumberyard

Amazon Lumberyard has a two-part installation process:

  1. The installer application downloads, extracts, and installs Lumberyard.

  2. Setup Assistant configures and installs additional software based on your development needs. Jump right in to the Lumberyard Editor with an Express Install or customize Lumberyard’s features for your development needs with a Custom Install.

After Lumberyard is installed, use Project Configurator to select a project or create a new project. The following sections detail the minimum requirements for Lumberyard and guide you through the installation process.


         Flow chart of the Amazon Lumberyard installation process.