Unity News


Interview: Twitter makes game dev push with Fabric Unity tools

By Steve Watts, Mar 17, 2016 11:30am PDT

Shacknews talks with developers of Fabric about its new push into game development tools with Unity integration.


"That said, I worked on a comparatively small piece, the integrations into the real-time app ..."

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Unity To Receive Native Support for Google Cardboard

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 10, 2016 1:20pm PST

Google and Unity, a match made in heaven. 



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Unity and Unreal will support development within virtual reality

By Daniel Perez, Feb 10, 2016 11:46am PST

Now creators can be inside of their virtual world while it's being created.


SteamVR will offer native support for Unity

By Daniel Perez, Feb 10, 2016 10:59am PST

Developers will be able to signficnatly expand their capabilities in the VR world.


Shack Snack: October 22, 2014

By Daniel Perez, Oct 22, 2014 5:15pm PDT

Welcome to another episode of Shack Snack! Learn about all of the gaming news you need to know about today in our latest episode.


"Gotta be honest, Andrew knocks both Joe and Sam out of the park!"

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PlayStation Mobile gets free Unity support

By Steve Watts, Apr 09, 2014 11:30am PDT

Sony's "Unity for PlayStation Mobile" tools expanded to a public preview today, letting developers start to port their iOS or Android games without extra charges.


Over 50 games coming to Wii U thanks to Unity Engine

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 21, 2014 12:30pm PDT

Wii U may be struggling to get the support of big-budget publishers, but Nintendo has started making important inroads with another source of games: indies.


"I love Nintendo, I really do...but it pains me to agree with this statement. Some of these would ..."

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Unity dropping Flash, says Adobe isn't 'firmly committed'

By Steve Watts, Apr 24, 2013 5:00pm PDT

Unity is dropping Flash. The company explained the decision with some harsh criticism for Adobe for not being committed to the platform.


"The decision to not support Adobe Flash on the iPhone was the biggest blow to Adobe Flash. ..."

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Unity 4 announced with DirectX 11 support

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 19, 2012 2:45pm PDT

Popular engine and toolset Unity has unveiled its next big revision, Unity 4. New features include DirectX 11 support, the ability to create games for Linux, and a new animation system named 'Mecanim.'


"I think Brian Fargo said they had a arrangement with Unity for the linux feature so it wouldn't ..."

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Square Enix developing action RPG for PS3 and Vita

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 05, 2011 8:30am PST

With Final Fantasy XIII-2 wrapping up, what will Square Enix's 1st Production Department move on to? Apparently, a new cross-platform Vita and PS3 action RPG.


"Buy generic piece of crap SquEnix C-team RPG's : fund FFXIIIIV"

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Crytek plans indie-friendly CryEngine licensing

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 16, 2011 11:45am PDT

Epic's indie-friendly Unreal Development Kit is to receive competition from Crytek and its Crysis 2-powering CryEngine.


"It's not that it's bad, but rather it's eye fatigue. It's kind of sad when you can look at a ..."

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Apple Changes Third-Party Development Tools Policy for App Store; Adobe and Unity Respond

By Brian Leahy, Sep 10, 2010 1:45pm PDT

With the announcement of iOS 4.0, Apple declared third-party development tools to be in violation of its terms of service. The move was largely...


"Probably true, but if true, expect them to try again in a different way. No one tells Jobs no ..."

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The Mummy Movies Inspire Free-to-Play MMO

By Chris Faylor, Jun 04, 2010 11:30am PDT

After announcing a free-to-play web-based Battlestar Galactica MMO earlier this year, Universal Partnerships & Licensing and Bigpoint have...


"All they'd have to do is clone Diablo 2's Act 2 and they'd be golden."

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Battlestar Galactica MMO Announced

By Chris Faylor, Mar 09, 2010 11:28am PST

A massively multiplayer game based off popular science fiction television series Battlestar Galactica is due to launch this fall, license holder...


"I wonder who's going to be playing it... Movie - SW rip. TV Show - Cancelled. There's no ..."

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Game Development Platform 'Unity' Goes Free

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 29, 2009 11:10am PDT

Unity Technologies has announced that the limited version of its 'Unity' game development platform previously sold for $199 as 'Unity Indie' will...


"maybe after you get somewhere with your game(perhaps in a period longer than $1499), you can ..."

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