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Create, host, and monetize your own virtual worlds.
From map creation tools to a powerful scripting API to free cloud hosting, HELIX provides the full ecosystem of tools required to build highly immersive virtual worlds.
Leverage the full power of Unreal Engine 5 within any of your worlds, including support for Nanite, Lumen, and World Partition.
Seamlessly import entire open-world maps, blueprints, meshes, and any Unreal asset directly into your worlds using the UE5 Creator Plugin. It's never been any easier.
Create sophisticated gameplay and interactivity with our powerful yet easy to use Lua-based scripting API.
Use feature-rich native classes such as characters, vehicles, and weapons to speed up development time and effort. Leverage our WebUI class to quickly create responsive UIs using familiar HTML, CSS, and JS.
- - Let's spawn some props
prop_table = Prop (Vector (200, 0, 0) , Rotator (0, 0, 0) , "helix : : SM_WoodenTable")
prop_chair = Prop (Vector (200, 0, 0) , Rotator (0, 0, 0) , "helix : : SM_WoodenChair")
prop_tire = Prop (Vector (200, 0, 0) , Rotator (0, 0, 0) , "helix : : SM_TireLarge")
Featuring a custom-built, highly efficient networking system which has no limitation on map size, prop or player count, as long as the hardware can handle.
Combined with Unreal Engine 5's built-in optimizations for massive environments and efficient scripting, HELIX can support and host 1000+ players in a single world without hiccup.
Other features include Build Mode to easily create maps, Universal Avatars and Items, Developer Exchange to publish or download assets and scripts, and so much more.
Say goodbye to the cost and complexities of renting your own servers through third-party hosting providers. With HELIX, you can publish your worlds within seconds, for free.
Seamlessly import any asset from UE5 directly into your HELIX world and access them through scripting. Easily communicate between Blueprint code and Lua code.
Save weeks of development time by utilizing scripts, assets, and entire frameworks created and shared by other HELIX developers.
Monetize your world any way you like using In-World Purchases. Sell player items, power-ups, priority access, membership perks -- it's all up to you.
Not a programmer? Create stunning AAA-quality environments without any coding knowledge whatsoever. Just drag and drop assets to create amazing worlds.
Browse and download thousands of maps, characters, vehicles, weapons, and other assets published by other HELIX developers.
The following worlds that are featured here in our showcase have been created and hosted in HELIX.
Want to be featured in our showcase? Be sure to send your worlds to the community tab so we can share it.
Download the HELIX client and server and start building your own worlds today, completely for free.
Be sure to browse the API Docs to explore thousands of gameplay functions and events exposed by the API.