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On September 23-26, join Unity in Copenhagen or online to learn how Unity can fuel your own creativity.

18 September, 2019

419 views
Earlier this year the Unity team revealed the Animation Rigging package which provides a suite of constraints that can help users set up different rigs.

10 September, 2019

1272 views
SengiGames team talked about the production of their sandbox game The Serpent Rogue: potion crafting system, use of shaders in Unity, interactive world & more.

29 August, 2019

2141 views
The developers of BitUp talked about the production of their game in Unity, level design, and custom Map Editor.

19 August, 2019

2049 views
Two new initiatives equip educators with the tools to teach students computer programming and real-time 3D development, essential skills for the workforce of tomorrow

14 August, 2019

1043 views
Oneiros shared an insight into how they worked on the recent project in Unity using HDRP (High Definition Render Pipeline).

12 August, 2019

1796 views
Friend & Foe talked about the development of their indie adventure game Vane.

12 August, 2019

1742 views
Maxime Lebel talked about the development of his game Immortal Struggle in Unity.

9 August, 2019

2689 views
5 comments
Sergey Noskov talked about setting up environments for his Unity game called 7th Sector.

8 August, 2019

2202 views
Unity 2019.2 has been released, bringing a number of notable changes.

30 July, 2019

1702 views
Jean-Philippe Grenier has shared a new update on his water simulations showing how he's experimenting with external forces.

23 July, 2019

1832 views
In today's digest, we've gathered three creators who publish amazing packs: low-poly and hard-surface models, and tileable materials and maps.

20 July, 2019

2322 views
Elijah Horner, one of the developers behind F.R.O.G., talked about their title that features a cute frog with a shootable tongue.

17 July, 2019

1201 views
Silent Road Team talked about their title under development Afterlight, a 2.5D sci-fi symbolic side scroller: environment design, shaders, lighting, and more.

10 July, 2019

2044 views
Hyper Games Team talked about their indie title Morkredd: use of shadows, level design, tile-based level editor, and more.

9 July, 2019

2471 views
Mir Vadim has released RayFire for Unity, a useful destruction kit plugin originally created for 3DS Max.

4 July, 2019

1727 views
Unity Technologies announces Unity Learn Premium, enabling professionals across industries to master Real-Time 3D development.

27 June, 2019

1394 views
Ulli Berthold talked about Sinespace, the development of FPS components for the platform and gave recommendations to those who want to create something big.

25 June, 2019

1441 views
Danny Day talked about his arcade game Drawkanoid that won him the first place at Nordic Game Discovery Contest 2019! Crazy VFX and game mechanics and more.

21 June, 2019

1690 views
5 comments
Jason Booth gave a talk on the terrain engines and his helpful shader generation systems for Unity MicroSpalt and MegaSplat.

20 June, 2019

3300 views
The Unity team announced that v2019.3 of the engine will add support for using Unity as a library controlled by native Android/Java and iOS/Objective C apps.

19 June, 2019

1391 views
2 comments
See some of the recent top-rated assets of this week on Unity Asset Store: shading tools, custom renderer and instancer, tail animator, and level editor tool.

14 June, 2019

3088 views
1 comments
Here's a very good overview of how to use Jason Booth’s MicroSplat terrain shading system in Unity-based projects.

14 June, 2019

1454 views
Harry Alisavakis did a detailed breakdown of his Anime Laser Beam effect, talking about the creation of the beam, dust circles, charging sphere, and the use of particles.

11 June, 2019

6612 views
Vinícius Cortez, the founder of Cortez Productions and Darkness Paradox, gave a sneak peek into the game concept, visuals, mechanics, and storyline.

7 June, 2019

1616 views
Evgeny Starostin did a full breakdown of his small Magic Fire effect made in Unity and shared the project files. Let's study and recreate it!

5 June, 2019

4052 views
2 comments
Guys from TriloByte kindly gave permission to repost their amazing article on using post-processing in SineSpace.

4 June, 2019

2017 views
Dejan Cicic, the founder of 3dmodels-textures, gave a brief talk about his store, modeling of the vehicles, and the way his models can be used in Sinespace.

1 June, 2019

1803 views
Justin Mosiman talked about UFPS and the advantages of this all-in-one FPS kit for Unity. 

24 May, 2019

1847 views
Farm Life is a high-quality modular low-poly stylized art set for Unity that features 400 animated 3D models to build farm games and scenes.

23 May, 2019

1819 views
Lune from Feline Arts shared the details behind the development of Suki and the Shadow Klaw: pipeline, character and asset workflows VFX, camera work, and more.

23 May, 2019

3239 views
1 comments
BlakOpal and Trilo Byte talked about clothes production for games and SineSpace especially, the way they utilize Unity and other tools in this process and more.

21 May, 2019

4529 views
2 comments
Have a look at an Anime Shader for Unity what will make your characters and objects look something from anime films.

15 May, 2019

2973 views
1 comments
Unity Technologies,  the company behind a well-known game engine, can now nearly double its valuation with a new round of funding.

12 May, 2019

1296 views
MAY MADNESS SALE on Unity Asset Store is in full swing and to make your life easier, we've gathered a few best-selling products with 50% off in one list!

10 May, 2019

1963 views
1 comments
Unity 2019.2 beta is now available.

10 May, 2019

1997 views
Reallusion unveiled Game Tools for Unity, a new plugin connecting developers to limitless Unity character creation and automatic setup.

8 May, 2019

1890 views
The team of Amplify Creations has decided to launch discounts for their two popular products.

6 May, 2019

1600 views
NatureManufacture's sale at the Unity Asset Store is running wild.

6 May, 2019

1291 views
Have a look at a path creation system for Unity called Path Painter.

6 May, 2019

1646 views
2 comments
APOLLO BETA.6 is now available with the new subsurface shader.

3 May, 2019

2915 views
Jonathan van Immerzeel, also known as Staggart Creations, talked about his lovely Stylized Water Shader and the way water shaders can be set up in Unity.

1 May, 2019

5272 views
Have a look at a hair material shader by Robert Ramsay that comes with many features and parameters.

1 May, 2019

2699 views
Mtree is a powerful vegetation solution for vegetation in Unity.

25 April, 2019

1842 views
Have a look at a video guide by Kevin Leroy that explains the creation of an Aurora Borealis effect in Unity from scratch.

24 April, 2019

2024 views
2 comments
Jean-Philippe Grenier has shared a new update on his river renderer we featured last year.

24 April, 2019

2439 views
1 comments
The team behind Sinespace gave a talk on their tool that is basically an all-in-one virtual world platform for building multi-user worlds, and everything within them.

21 April, 2019

1790 views
1 comments
Ramiro Oliva, also known as Kronnect, talked about some of his assets on the Unity Store, his experience as a developer and work with digital fog in games.

19 April, 2019

1560 views
Ashley Alicea presents Unity's new Terrain system to design landscapes a lot easier and faster.

18 April, 2019

1621 views
Unity 2019.1 includes more than 300 new improvements; Lightweight Render Pipeline, Burst Compiler, and Shader Graph headline production-ready features

16 April, 2019

1832 views
Have a look at winter environment asset pack created for quick and quality development of winter nature scenes.

8 April, 2019

2743 views
Take a look at a Unity guide by Erik Roystan Ross on how to set up a grass shader.

3 April, 2019

3617 views
Tencent, Activision, NVIDIA and Glu Mobile amongst the companies featured on stage with first looks at real-time ray tracing, Call of Duty: Mobile, System Shock 3, Oddworld: Soulstorm and more

20 March, 2019

1522 views
Unity and NVIDIA challenge viewers to tell the difference between what is real and what is rendered in real-time

19 March, 2019

1543 views
Djordy Donopawiro did a breakdown of the peaceful harbor scene made in Unity: terrain production, natural assets, lighting, and more.

14 March, 2019

5262 views
A modular free terrain shading system focused on performance and ease of use.

11 March, 2019

2312 views
2 comments
Have a look at a guide from Udemy that will teach you how to create a procedural house tool in Houdini and how to export it as a digital asset in Unity.

6 March, 2019

2460 views
Find a variety of Unity assets in our list: volumetric lighting & fog, post-processing solution, stylized textures, sci-fi spaceship model, environmental pack.

1 March, 2019

2755 views
This week, we've decided to write about the initiative once again as we think that it's really an incredible opportunity to dive into AAA production.

22 February, 2019

1681 views
What are Unity plans for this year's GDC? Let's see what's in store here.

20 February, 2019

1612 views
Today's pack has a variety of useful assets for games: vegetation solutions and trees, high-quality fantasy beasts, modern guns, and Rubbly&Debris modular set.

15 February, 2019

3326 views
Have a look at a modular environment pack by Methexis Studios that will let you generate a variety of interior sci-fi spaces.

12 February, 2019

1627 views
The team behind Crystal Companies has presented a cool little Unity tool they are using for their card game.

10 February, 2019

1989 views
Audiences around the world will see everything they need to continue to create, operate and monetize on the world’s widely used real-time development platform.

7 February, 2019

1285 views
The leader of Hoa team was kind enough to talk about the way they're using the Ghibli style and mixing different elements to build a marvelous game in Unity.

5 February, 2019

11554 views
New games await! In today's list, find a free basic introduction to game development, music, character editor and handy tools for terrain levels.

1 February, 2019

1955 views
First-ever partnership enables students and lifelong learners to master the art of designing and publishing original games

31 January, 2019

1743 views
Have a look at a pack for Unity that can make your game development easier and faster with a nice climbing system.

29 January, 2019

2566 views
Our next list of asset packs for Unity smells like summer.

25 January, 2019

2317 views
Any environment artist should find this Unity list interesting: GPU Lightmapper, high-end optimization solution, terrain tools, and a free asset bundle. Get in!

18 January, 2019

4125 views
1 comments
Here are some great Unity packs to help you kick off 2019 with amazing new projects: assets, tools, and more. 

11 January, 2019

3861 views
It appears that a change in Unity Technologies' terms of service has left Unity games created with Improbable's SpatialOS under threat.

10 January, 2019

1869 views
5 comments
The Hunt is a next-gen Unity3D asset pack with more than 300 models. that can help you create amazing scenes of AAA quality.

3 January, 2019

3578 views
Olivers Pavicevics was kind enough to talk about dealing with different liquid challenges inside Unity.

27 December, 2018

4691 views
3 comments
Doug Holder gave a talk on his career path and the development of the Unity-based game EXE: Mainframe: art style, level design, VFX, controls and more.

21 December, 2018

2237 views
The Unity Asset Store is kicking things into high gear with the launch of the Unity Icon Collective.

20 December, 2018

1941 views
1 comments
The team of Incineration Productions was kind enough to talk about the production of their game Third Omen in Unity.

17 December, 2018

3072 views
1 comments
Jeryce Dianingana did a breakdown of his stunning Oni Shrine environment made in Unity which won him the 3rd place in ArtStation's Feudal Japan Challenge.

14 December, 2018

4049 views
3 comments
Unity 2018.3 is now available for all creators.

13 December, 2018

2846 views
Unity arms future creators with more education resources than any other real-time development platform on the market

10 December, 2018

1651 views
In today's list, we've suggested great assets that might bring joy to your mates enthusiastic about art and game dev.

7 December, 2018

2023 views
Farrukh Rahman discussed the way he created a high-quality environment with Unity and Megascans and mentioned some useful Unity features and free assets.

6 December, 2018

4202 views
2 comments
Gabriel Aguiar has recently updated his pack of 26 Stylized Projectiles that features spells, bullets, fireballs, dark magic, arrows and much more.

6 December, 2018

2092 views
1 comments
Ricardo Teixeira with the rest of the Amplify Creations team discussed their new title in progress Decay of Logos set in a fantasy world and based on Unity.

5 December, 2018

4432 views
Chris Bolton, Creative Director at Astrofish Games, talked with us about their new VR title Ground Runner: Trials, its development, testing stage and more.

29 November, 2018

1972 views
1 comments
Joe Patrick has recently added a real-time mode to his automated terrain texturing tool, TerraTex.

26 November, 2018

1945 views
Tons of knockout assets at half price and two huge lists of the best deals on online markets for digital content. Enjoy the bargain hunting and have fun!

23 November, 2018

2460 views
Pawel Margacz did a breakdown of his recent VFX made in Unity and talked about his path from a 3D generalist to a VFX artist.

19 November, 2018

6635 views
Nathaniel Berens shared the details behind the development of his newly-released game Sagebrush with lo-fi aesthetics, a one-man project made in Unity 2017.

16 November, 2018

2391 views
Javier Giménez from 11 bit studios was kind enough to talk about Moonlighter - the team's game with pixel art in Unity which has been recently released for Switch. 

14 November, 2018

4419 views
Vladislav Horobets shared how he created his beautiful stylized projectiles, talked about VFX production in Unity, and gave general advice for learners.

13 November, 2018

9097 views
1 comments
Cyprien Douterlungne prepared a breakdown of his cool CrocoWarrior VFX inspired by League of Legends. Software used: Unity, Maya, and Substance Designer.

9 November, 2018

2779 views
If you are looking for ready solutions to ease and accelerate the environment production, check these terrain, foliage, sky and texture tools for Unity!

9 November, 2018

4908 views
The final part of a guide to waterfalls in Unity by Math Roodhuizen will tell you about waterfall color, opacity and vertex displacement. 

31 October, 2018

4013 views
The third part of a guide to waterfalls in Unity by Math Roodhuizen will tell you about waterfall basics.

30 October, 2018

3165 views
Let's learn about water wrinkle effect opacity.

29 October, 2018

5002 views
Math Roodhuizen allowed us to repost his guide to creating a RiME-style waterfall in Unity, Amplify Shader Editor, and Maya.

28 October, 2018

7080 views
A new Friday list of Unity Store assets for your 3D scenes and games: double-sided shaders, post-processing effects, and systems for water and fur.

26 October, 2018

4271 views
1 comments
Here are the highlights from the Keynote event, including info about CineCast, FPS sample, the Visual Effect Graph, and more.

24 October, 2018

3613 views
You've probably seen or heard about the interior effects from the latest Spider-Man.

22 October, 2018

4430 views
3 comments
Check out our new list of cool new VFX for Unity: some great fire, stylized slashing, beautiful dissolve, and realistic water.

19 October, 2018

5904 views
Mirko Vescio from Oneiros was kind enough to talk about the way his studio sets up VR experiences with mind-blowing visuals in Unity. 

18 October, 2018

5332 views
1 comments
Unity Technologies has recently shared a new post that shows recent improvements to the game engine’s landscaping tools brought by a new terrain team.

16 October, 2018

3242 views
Dávid Kerekes talked about some of the technical advantages Houdini gave to him while working on the virtual tracks for the mobile game Offroad Heat.

16 October, 2018

4722 views
1 comments
The Unity team has published a Film Sample Project on the Asset Store that can help you get started with linear content such as cut-scenes for games, short films, and more.

16 October, 2018

2256 views
Allegorithmic has recently announced that Substance in Unity now allows users to work with Substance materials on projects for iOS and Android.

9 October, 2018

1938 views
The team of Eisko discussed Polywink - a new online platform t for accessible 3D facial animation in Maya, Unity, Unreal. 

8 October, 2018

5420 views
5 comments
Check out some cool explosions, stylized projectiles, mesh effects, explosions and cool particles for Unity games.

5 October, 2018

4322 views
The two companies will be collaborating on creating simulated environments for AI training.

27 September, 2018

1833 views
Marina Alexandra Bade gave a talk on Shanty Town, her procedural environment tool for Unity with Houdini Engine. 

27 September, 2018

10462 views
3 comments
The Unity team has shared a new post that discusses authoring a scene to be rendered using Unity’s High Definition Render Pipeline or HDRP.

24 September, 2018

3327 views
Jona Marklund did a breakdown of the indie shooter/platformer made with his friends in Unity: level design, shaders, gun effects and more. The game is free!

18 September, 2018

2468 views
It's a rather common idea that Unity is not that great when it comes to building photorealistic experiences.

18 September, 2018

2726 views
6 comments
Maxime Catel talked about the structure of his exciting Tornado project created for VFX Sketch challenge.

17 September, 2018

7697 views
Maciej Szymaś shared an incredible in-depth breakdown of his huge project made with Unity, Substance, and Blender which is an attempt to unfold a vision in Burton’s style.

13 September, 2018

3739 views
2 comments
A couple of days ago, Unity and Google Cloud have presented the result of their teamwork called Open Match which is an accessible matchmaking technology for developers.

10 September, 2018

2022 views
VEA Games has released a new product for Unreal Marketplace. This time around the product is aimed at character production.

7 September, 2018

3415 views
Flávio Villalva did a breakdown of the amazing stylized VFX made in Unity for the character Diva from Dungeon Hunter Champions.

31 August, 2018

4838 views
This time, we've prepared a list of some of the environment packs available on the Unity Asset Store.

17 August, 2018

8307 views
Today we present to you our talk with Makan Gilani about the way you can make your 3D beasts break the Internet.

15 August, 2018

18114 views
5 comments
The Unity team has shared a recording of a talk by Julien Heijmans from this year's Unite Berlin on the production process behind the forest setting of Book of the Dead.

15 August, 2018

2159 views
Maarten Hof who previously broke down his incredible project Grandpa's Attic, this time talked about the stunning scene for Wild West Challenge made with Unity.

13 August, 2018

3807 views
1 comments
This time instead of books we've gathered for you some top-notch VFX that can be purchased at the Unity store. Lots of awesome realistic and stylized effects!

10 August, 2018

8323 views
The team behind the tool has just shared a two-part tutorial on using Amplify Impostors.

6 August, 2018

2811 views
Jon Hickenbottom shared his experience of studying CGMA course Level Design for Games led by Emilia Schatz and the best level design lessons he's learned.

3 August, 2018

10201 views
4 comments
Fürstentum Liechtenstein announced that his amazing shaders are finally available for purchase over at Unity Asset Store.

2 August, 2018

1943 views
SideFX uploaded a new video showing how you can use the Houdini engine to build assets for Unity.

29 July, 2018

3971 views
Ricardo Teixeira from Amplify Creations presented their smart optimization solution that uses next-generation Billboard Impostors. Amplify Impostors will allow you to optimize your assets of any size in no time.

24 July, 2018

7950 views
12 comments
Jonathan Van Immerzeel's Stylized Water Shader is updated! New great features are included, and the customizable pack is now supported in Unity 2018.1 and newer.

20 July, 2018

5520 views
2 comments
The goal is to build on the Scriptable Render Pipelines for next-level rendering and add more features for mobile.

11 July, 2018

3856 views
The Unity team has shared a new article for their blog series on the production process behind their demo Book of the Dead.

2 July, 2018

2205 views
Over a hundred outstanding submissions battled for the grand prizes.

28 June, 2018

2324 views
Modern tech is so advanced that you don't need expensive stuff to set up AAA-looking animation.

28 June, 2018

5147 views
2 comments
Telltale Games has finally decided to move away from its old game engine.

25 June, 2018

2128 views
Gregory Silva talked about his experiments with Unity and ShaderForge, which helped him to create amazing visual effects similar to Zelda: The Breath of the Wild.

25 June, 2018

24261 views
7 comments
Unity has finally released its amazing environment from Book of The Dead demo, which features a ton of awesome Megascans assets.

19 June, 2018

6044 views
Grimshade developers from Talerock studio talked with us about their beautiful cel-shaded game, how it was created, its peculiarities and future plans.

15 June, 2018

2311 views
Guido Ponzini shared his vast experience in visual and interactive programming for industrial exhibitions, Adam Unfold Test and lots of other experiments in Unity.

14 June, 2018

4228 views
1 comments
The student team behind Minors talked a little about the way they've created a small indie project with UE4.

8 June, 2018

3211 views
2 comments
Etienne POV, a winner of Riot Creative Contest 2017 (Stylized VFX category) shared some details of his stunning entry created in Unity!

7 June, 2018

15934 views
5 comments
Levente Gajdos, a Senior Environment Artist at Treehouse Ninja, talked about the studio's work behind some of the memorable environments of Wolfenstein II.

24 May, 2018

3909 views
2 comments
Callum Tweedie-Walker talked about some techniques he used to create his amazing tribute to Simon Stalenhag in Unity.

21 May, 2018

5241 views
1 comments
Have you already checked out the latest version of Gaia?

18 May, 2018

5234 views
We've talked with Gamera Interactive about the tech they are doing prototyping, working with environments and assets for an innovative RPG Alaloth.

17 May, 2018

5143 views
17 comments
The developers from Mapbox showed how you can use geo-data with Unity to create fantastic and accurate virtual spaces, based on real-world locations.

9 May, 2018

4360 views
Nature Manufacture explained how you can create amazing detailed lava materials. You can also purchase this pack here for usage in Unity.

9 May, 2018

5526 views
Maarten Hof talked about the way he produced his amazing environment, inspired by the amazing Uncharted 4.

3 May, 2018

7819 views
The new version is the start of a new cycle, so you can now expect much more from the engine.

2 May, 2018

3393 views
Renderpeople has recently released a new ready-to-use animated 3D People freebie.

30 April, 2018

3751 views
1 comments
The devs from DeepMotion show how their new technology may revolutionize animation production for video games with AI “Motion Intelligence”.

18 April, 2018

7949 views
The talented guys from Gunstar Studio showed how they created explosions, textures fighters and built levels for space action game Phobos Vector Prime.

17 April, 2018

3140 views
Max Therry shared some thoughts about some of the hardware you can use for photogrammetry experiments.

16 April, 2018

15856 views
Unity decided to release sample packs of ADAM Episode 2 and 3 characters, scenes, and Timeline assets, as well as an executable version.

12 April, 2018

2710 views
Check out a stylized water shader by Jonathan van Immerzeel inspired by Zelda: The Windwaker.

10 April, 2018

7160 views
Eric Chadwick talked a little about his career and gave some advice on ways you can keep doing art in games for decades.

9 April, 2018

4064 views
Check out the latest version of Complete Terrain Shader (CTS) from Procedural Worlds and NatureManufacture which is now available for download from the Unity Asset Store.

8 April, 2018

3094 views
Are looking for courses on environment creation for VR? Need some tips and tricks on photogrammetry?

2 April, 2018

2068 views
1 comments
Lorenzo Dominguez showed how he builds some interesting environments with Unity.

2 April, 2018

1931 views
Blender Actions is a new pack from Unity Asset Store that features a set of commands for Unity Editor.

1 April, 2018

1994 views