Here is the description from the Google Code project site:
SimulationCraft is a tool to explore combat mechanics in the popular MMO RPG World of Warcraft (tm).
Increasing class synergy and the prevalence of proc-based combat modifiers have eroded the accuracy of traditional calculators that rely upon closed-form approximations to model very complex mechanics. The goal of this simulator is to close the accuracy gap while maintaining a performance level high enough to calculate relative stat weights to aid gear selection.
SimulationCraft allows raid/party creation of arbitrary size, generating detailed reports for both individual and raid performance. Currently, it is a command-line tool in which the player profiles are specified via parameter files.
This code was released under the GNU General Public License v3
Class support Edit
This code base supports all dps classes.
Operating system support Edit
This code base has been compiled for the following operating systems:
- Macintosh OS X
WoW Simcraft is a website that runs a simulationcraft instance on its servers so you don't have to download the application. WoW Simcraft only has a limited set of features so you will still need to use simulationcraft proper to do anything non-standard.