Panda3D is a 3D engine for 3D rendering and game development. The library is written in C++ with a set of Python bindings. Game development with Panda3D usually consists of writing a Python program that controls the Panda3D library. The engine puts its design emphasis on supporting a short learning curve and rapid development. The new release consists mainly of compatibility improvements. A list of its features can be found on the engine entry in the 3D Engine Database.