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Ubisoft has made its Sharpmake game dev tool open source

Gamasutra - November 01, 2017 4085

The custom generator developed within Ubisoft for Assassin's Creed 3 has officially been made open source and released to a Github repository. ...


Ubisoft has made its Sharpmake game dev tool open-source

Gamasutra - November 01, 2017 4080

The custom generator developed within Ubisoft for Assassin's Creed 3 has officially been made open source and released to a Github repository. ...


Google Play and App Store downloads and spending hit record levels

Gamasutra - October 24, 2017 3663

The mobile app economy shows no signs of slowing, with Google Play and the App Store both seeing record levels of downloads and consumer spending during the third quarter of 2017.  ...

Blog: How we created a 2D isometric platformer in Unity

Gamasutra - September 21, 2017 1853

A way to make a full 2D isometric platformer, an overview of my work on the 2D isometric approach with Unity. ...

Blog: Unpacking randomized pricing and data-driven merchandising

Gamasutra - August 24, 2017 287

This article is an extended discussion of the recent uproar around randomized price-points in Zynga's CSR 2, and a survey of how prevalent data-driven merchandising techniques are in mobile gaming. ...


GameStop owned EB Games rolls out used game rental service in Australia

Gamasutra - August 24, 2017 287

Through its subsidiary EB Games, GameStop has started offering rentals of its used game stock for a $19.95 AUD (~$15.77 USD) monthly fee. ...


Don't Miss: Designing the Elusive Targets system in 2016's Hitman

Gamasutra - August 24, 2017 287

"Playing an Elusive Target in a level you have fully mastered gives you the experience of being the apex predator. No matter what might be in store, you have the tools and experience to handle it." ...


Tomonobu Itagaki resigns as Valhalla's chief technical officer

Gamasutra - August 24, 2017 286

The Dead or Alive and Devil's Third creator says he's stepping down to spend more time helping passionate young developers learn the tricks of the trade. ...