Hosting Unity WebGL games on Azure

Recent updates to the Unity engine have brought some significant advancements in WebGL deployment. In this video, I show how easy it can be to get your game up and running in minutes with Azure. During the process, we also cover a fix for a very common error developers are facing when deploying their Unity…


5 Tips for Android Developers Transitioning to Windows Phone Using Unity

Harold Mintah, founder of Mintah, shares some tips for Android developers moving their apps to Windows Phone based. With the recent popularity of simple, blocky, voxel-art styled games I decided to create a cool new game called Log Hopper. Log Hopper requires you to tap the left or right side of the screen to make…


Unity & Visual Studio Code for Linux

Unity Technologies recently announced the release of an experimental build of their amazing game editor for Linux. In this video I walk through how you can hook up Visual Studio Code editor for Linux to this new Unity version. Visual Studio Code Download – https://code.visualstudio.com/ Unity for Linux Download – http://bit.ly/1QYpiro Visual Studio Code or…


Visual Studio Code & Unity on your Mac

Recently at the //Build conference Microsoft announced a cool new code editor called Visual Studio Code. In the video I walk through how you can use this new editor with Unity to create and modify game scripts on your Mac. Visual Studio Code or VS Code ,as it is commonly referred to, is a completely…


Reach a bigger audience with your Unity game

  Now of days most game developers have started to realize how important it is to release on multiple platforms. By targeting as many platforms as possible with your game you can diversify and expand your audience. This is absolutely crucial for any indie game developer to succeed in todays crowded markets. In the spirit…


How I used Azure Mobile Services in my Unity game

  In this guest post, Will Stieh (@WStieh) from The Karma Labs talks about how he and his team used Azure Mobile Services to create a global cross-platform leaderboard.  Hello, I’m Will, and I am the lead programmer and creative director at The Karma Labs, an Indie game developer here in Canada. We have published…


What’s new with Unity

There has been a lot of announcements around Unity lately, and a lot of them have been about some really cool stuff. The problem is with all these announcements its hard to keep up to speed. So I thought I would put together a sort of summary to highlight some of the stuff that I…

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Get Your Game On (with Unity, Windows 8, and Windows Phone)

Unity is a free game engine – software you can use to make your own games (and interactive apps). Unity has been chosen by over 2 million developers because it provides all the core functionality needed, right out of the box, to develop great games (and interactive apps). The following are sessions recorded live during…