Microsoft brings the autonomous vehicle simulator AirSim to Unity
Back in 2017, Microsoft announced a new platform called AirSim by Microsoft Research designed to help drone developers easily build autonomous and robotic systems. This new Aerial Informatics and Robotics platform provided realist...
Telltale is reportedly moving away from its old game engine and switching to Unity
One thing Telltale fans can usually agree on is that the studio’s old game engine just wasn’t cutting it anymore, and hasn’t been for a while. The Telltale Tool has been somewhat reworked and stitched back togeth...
Microsoft and Unity entice devs to port their games to the Windows Store with $100,000 Contest
In an effort to boost the number of apps in the Windows Store Microsoft and Unity are running a contest offering $100,000 as the grand prize to developers who bring their games to the UWP Windows Store. The catch is that the priz...
Visual Studio Tools for Unity 2.3 now available for download
Microsoft today released Visual Studio Tools for Unity 2.3. It includes an option to allow modifying the generated project properties, option to disable the Unity Console logs in Visual Studio’s Error List and several bug fi...
Unity 5.2 brings support for Windows 10 and Universal Windows Platform
Unity today release Unity 5.2 with a couple of new additions. With Unity 5.2, the company is adding support for Windows 10 and the Universal Windows Platform, allowing developers to build games for Windows Mobile, Windows 10, as...
Unity Announces Support For Microsoft HoloLens In The Unity Development Platform
Microsoft HoloLens is Microsoft’s self-contained holographic computer headset, enabled by Windows 10, which is able to render high-definition holograms. HoloLens holograms are fully interactive digital objects and spaces that bl...
Microsoft teams up with Unity, Unreal Engine and Cocos2d to make game development easier on Visual Studio
Microsoft today announced its partnership with three major game development tools: Unity, Unreal Engine and Cocos2d. The new partnership is a win-win situation for all of these companies. Unity, Unreal Engine and Cocos2d will allo...
Unity Talks About Implementing DirectX 12 In Windows 10
Microsoft yesterday announced that Unity will be adding support for DirectX 12 in the coming months. Direct3D 12 is a new graphics API with the promise of reducing driver overhead and allowing better use of multi-core systems.Dir...
Microsoft Acquires Creator Of UnityVS Plugin For Visual Studio, SyntaxTree
Microsoft today announced that they have acquired SyntaxTree, the developers of the UnityVS plugin for Visual Studio. UnityVS enables Unity developers to take advantage of the productivity of Visual Studio to author, browse and de...
Windows Game Developers: prime Unity Plug-ins Now Available For Free
Microsoft today announced that they have partnered with prime, a popular Unity plug-in provider to bring all their Windows and Windows Phone Unity plug-ins for free for a year. prime plug-ins makes it easier for develo...