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Getting Started Guide
Provides a detailed introduction to Lumberyard and includes a tutorial that walks you through an example use of Lumberyard Editor and other tools.

C++ API Reference Guide

Describes the fundamental C++ API operations of the Lumberyard component entity system. This includes API operations for the component, entity, EBus, and reflection base classes.

Legacy Reference
Provides information on legacy Lumberyard systems and features like Flow Graph, Geppetto, and Mannequin.

User Guide
Offers conceptual overviews and in-depth information for game developers and game engineers on how to use Lumberyard Editor and Lumberyard systems and features.

Release Notes
Presents a summary of features, improvements, resolved issues, and known issues in Lumberyard.



Lumberyard documentation is available in PDF format for the following versions.