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Unity updates its TOS, developers can now use any third party service that integrate...

Last week, a lot of drama had been going between Improbable and Unity, when Unity updated their TOS Clause 2.4 to restrict developers who...
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Valve plans to bring new events system and store discoverability feature to Steam this...

Valve, a US-based video game development company, shared a sneak-peek of eight new features and changes that it's planning to work on in 2019,...
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Amazon is reportedly building a video game streaming service, says Information

According to a report by Information, Amazon is developing a video game streaming service. Microsoft and Google have also previously announced similar game streaming...

Improbable says Unity blocked SpatialOS; Unity responds saying it has shut down Improbable and...

A fresh drama has emerged between Unity and Improbable. According to yesterday’s blog post by the SpatialOS creator, Improbable says that Unity has blocked...
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CES 2019: Top announcements made so far

CES 2019, the annual consumer electronics show in Las Vegas will go from Tuesday, Jan. 8 through Friday, Jan. 11. However, the conference has...
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Corona Labs open sources Corona, its free and cross-platform 2D game engine

Corona Labs announced yesterday that it’s making its free and cross-platform 2D game engine, Corona, available as open source under the GPLv3 license and...
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Unity 2018.3 is here with improved Prefab workflows, Visual Effect graph and more

Yesterday, the team at Unity released the next update of Unity for 2018. Unity 2018.3 has been released with improved Prefab workflows, Visual Effect...

Minecraft Bedrock beta 1.9.0.3 is out with experimental scripting API!

Minecraft team released Minecraft Bedrock beta 1.9.0.3 last week. The latest release explores new feature such as scripting API, along with minor changes and...
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NVIDIA open sources its game physics simulation engine, PhysX, and unveils PhysX SDK...

NVIDIA team unveiled PhysX SDK 4.0, yesterday, and also announced that it's making its popular real-time physics simulation engine, PhysX, available as open source...

Electronic Arts (EA) announces Project Atlas, a futuristic cloud-based AI powered game development platform

Electronic Arts (EA) announced Project Atlas, a new AI-powered, cloud computing based game development platform, earlier this week. Project Atlas comes with high-quality LIDAR...

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Unreal Engine 4.22 update: support added for Microsoft’s DirectX Raytracing (DXR)

On 12th February, Epic Games released a preview build of Unreal Engine 4.22, and a major upgrade among numerous other features and fixes is...

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Unreal Engine 4.22 update: support added for Microsoft’s DirectX Raytracing (DXR)

On 12th February, Epic Games released a preview build of Unreal Engine 4.22, and a major upgrade among numerous other features and fixes is...

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