S&box Wiki

Editor Mode

Editor Mode

The Editor is how you develop any content in s&box.

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Opening in editor mode

To open the game in editor mode you can either append -tools to your launch parameters or open sbox-dev.exe.

Tools

Tools can be accessed from the Tools main menu entry, or from the hotbar - these are all self explanatory for editing different asset types.

Dev_Tools

Addon Manager

Add, create, enable/disable addons through the addon manager.

Every type of content is an addon; games, maps, etc.. creating new addons is as easy as pressing Addons -> Create New... and following the dialog.

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Different addon types can be selected from the dropdown.

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Inspector

You can inspect and modify entities or panels in your game at runtime through the inspector.