What is MegaZine3?

MegaZine3 recreates the look and feel of actual books or magazines on the screen.
And much more... all kind of multimedia content like video and audio and interactive forms, games and quiz are supported.

MegaZine3 offers unique flexibility, openness and power. A result of the Plugin concept, a customizable user interface (GUI) and easy configruation with files in standard XML format.

Current version

Version 2.1.3 still is the actual version; for some more days...
The new version 2.2.0 will be available soon; together with a new shop, realized cleverbridge, our new reseller.
Both is planned for January 2015.

Some new Features of v2.2.0

New Features of v2.2.0

Some new features are:

  • Support of Windows 7/8, MAC OSx and Linux as development platform (PDF conversion, configuration)
  • Support of Android, Windows and MAC OSx for viewing MegaZine3 content.
    The new program/application "mz3Viewer" already supports Android tablets, and will be available as free app in Gloogle PlayStore soon. An iOS version is in preparetion.
    Without the need of a browser, this new solution supports
    • Fully downloaded/copied MZ3 Titles (books, reports, magazines, photo books, ...), saved locally. No network connections are needed.
    • Partially downloaded MZ3 Titles, with access to special content like video files over the internet or local network. This reduces memory needs; interesting for tablet devices.
    • Access over the internet, like with a common browser but limited to MegaZine3 titles. No FLASH plugins are needed, no uncontrolled access to dangerous content.
  • Full gesture support; with both mouse and touch gesture support
  • Most features now configurable with parameters instead of editing XML files (ASUL files).
  • Second set of icons/buttons with double the size; ideal for mobile devices. Selectable automatically or via a paramter
  • Alternative page navigation: a slider  instead ot the page buttons ("bubbles")


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MegaZine3 Demo Book

MZ3 Titel in Lightbox

More Details

Unique Features


Pages are not just one image, but contain multiple elements. This way you can place several images, videos or other content in one page very easily.

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Completely Skinnable

All GUI components are styled using XMLfiles. This way it is possible to change the GUI completely, without touching any code at all, for example to create custom skins.

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Localization (i18n)

Deeply integrated support for localized books without additional costs. The language can be changed any time, and only changed elements will be reloaded. All element properties (e.g. image sizes or path) can be bound to a language.

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The true wealth of features is unlocked using plugins. To name a few standard ones: the navigationbar,deeplinking (SWFAddress), search and print.

This also makes the engine easily modifyable for your own needs, and still guarantees easy updates without risk.

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The perfect Tool for

Catalogs, Brochures

Whatever you are used to publish as a brochure can now be viewed efficiently as flippable paper also; Online and Offline. 

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Newspapers and Magazines

Very attractive conditions for periodicals like newspapers and monthly or weekly magazines.
Free archive, no recurrent costs: Ideal solution to archive issues of past years

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Online and Offline eBooks

MegaZine3 is a perfect way to showcase your books online; and to offer them as additional digital option!

Several advantages like fast search, personal bookmarks, printouts of selected pages and more help to increase comfort and acceptance. On top of the natural feeling.

[ Details on eBooks... ]

Interactive Multimedia Books

MegaZine3 is the way to go if you want to present styled text, photos, videos, animations, audio and more... !

And thanks to the openness (OpenSource) and the plugin concept, it is easy to extend the functionality using e.g. ActionScript3 or Javascript. Without putting on risk an easy update.

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