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 csutomizable user interface (GUI) and easy configruation with files in standard XML format.

Version 2.1 (current version)

Full featured and supported version.
Free for private and commercial use for up to 30 pages (MZ3-DEMO).
Schools and Universities can apply for a free, special version for an unlimited number of titles and pages.

Please find details about available licenses in our Online-Shop

Version 1.x (OpenSource under GPL license)

Old open source Version v1.38, free for private and commercial use under the terms of the GPL license. Perfect for learning ActionScript3, but without plugin and ASUL concepts and with limited functionality (e.g. no zoom, no search, no PDF-Links). All links to sources, documentation and examples/demos are available on our "experts page". You must register and log in first.


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MegaZine3 Demo Book

MZ3 Titel in Lightbox

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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.

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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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