Game Dev News Roundup
With E3 coming up next week, I wanted to make sure that these pieces of news got reported on.
None seem to be large enough to merit their own post, so I thought I’d do a roundup of the news over the last week or so.
Develop Online has released a list of free game development tools.
Make your game for free http://t.co/7291L025Ou We've added a bunch of new free game development tools to the list. Check them out!
— Develop (@developonline) May 21, 2014
Reddit user KenNL has released a set of boardgame assets under Creative Commons zero (CC0), allowing them to be used for free even in commercial applications.
Completely free to use (virtual) boardgame assets, 480 sprites – http://t.co/D8EXwyB5CM
— Game Dev Robot (@GameDevRobot) May 24, 2014
Unit Testing tips from Unity QA.
— Unity Technologies (@unity3d) May 21, 2014
The AgeCheq app for Unity helps developers with compliance to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act.
New offering aims to take sting out of COPPA compliance for Unity devs http://t.co/ty9nwQP61H
— Gamasutra (@gamasutra) June 3, 2014
Unity Technologies has released Patch 4.3.7p2 to correct a number of outstanding issues.
The Sustained Engineering team have just released the latest patch, 4.3.7p2 For more info check the forum thread http://t.co/1axV6Xdect
— Unity Technologies (@unity3d) May 29, 2014
Here is a preview of the UI system coming in Unity 4.6
— Unity Technologies (@unity3d) May 28, 2014
A Game Starter Kit has been released for Unity developers, to help target Windows Store and Windows Phone Store games.
— dparente (@dparente) May 28, 2014
The CryAction and CryInput Source Code is one its way, and should be released next week, just in time for E3.
Time for a first update from the Team- we plan to release CryAction and CryInput Source Code next week! Full details: http://t.co/bVQaXLCWCq
— CRYENGINE (@cryengine) May 30, 2014
Developers with the full version of GameMaker can now target and build for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita.
GameMaker: Studio devs can now publish for PS4 and Vita http://t.co/BYyzNqrRRq
— Gamasutra (@gamasutra) May 30, 2014