Xenko is an open-source cross-platform game engine developed by Silicon Studio, a Japanese technology company which is also famous for its other products including OROCHI and Mizuchi game engines and a post-processing visual effects library called YEBIS. The company released the first version of Xenko in 2014. The latest 1.8β edition features Physically Based Rendering, Forward clustered rendering, Forward+, Vulkan, Linux support, multi-threading, new UI Editor and Prefab Model. N-iX game programmers were excited to collaborate with Silicon Studio on this product and provide their insight about its performance. The team thus performed user testing of the engine and improved its documentation to enhance the user experience.