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Magic Leap nets $500 million and unveils second-generation AR headset
The AR company said its new headset will be the "the smallest and lightest" built for enterprise.
October 12, 2021
The AR company said its new headset will be the "the smallest and lightest" built for enterprise.
by Chris Kerr, News Editor
October 12, 2021
2 min read
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Niantic buys developer experience company Hoss to expand Lightship ARDK
Hoss has specifically been charged with building out the Lightship platform portal ahead of its official launch.
October 06, 2021
Hoss has specifically been charged with building out the Lightship platform portal ahead of its official launch.
by Chris Kerr, News Editor
October 06, 2021
1 min read
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VR studio Fast Travel Games is stepping into the world of publishing
Fast Travel CEO Oskar Burman believes VR is currently experiencing a "turning point" thanks to accessible hardware.
September 28, 2021
Fast Travel CEO Oskar Burman believes VR is currently experiencing a "turning point" thanks to accessible hardware.
by Chris Kerr, News Editor
September 28, 2021
3 min read
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Ramen VR raises $10 million for VR MMO Zenith: The Last City
Makers Fund, Anthos Capital, and Dune Ventures led Ramen VR's $10 million Series A.
September 27, 2021
Makers Fund, Anthos Capital, and Dune Ventures led Ramen VR's $10 million Series A.
by Alissa McAloon, Editor-in-Chief
September 27, 2021
2 min read
Article
The Most Useful Thing to Have for a Kickstarter
The secret ingredient to planning out your Kickstarter more efficiently!
September 21, 2021
The secret ingredient to planning out your Kickstarter more efficiently!
by Game Developer, Staff
September 21, 2021
3 min read
Article
VR game discovery, Reddit, trailers & more
Is the market finally improving for VR? And lots more...
September 16, 2021
Is the market finally improving for VR? And lots more...
by Simon Carless, Blogger
September 16, 2021
12 min read
Article
Contract Killers: What developers should eliminate from their publishing agreement (part 6)
Part 6 in a series looking at games publishing contracts, and providing devs with some quick fixes that they can use to ...
September 14, 2021
Part 6 in a series looking at games publishing contracts, and providing devs with some quick fixes that they can use to ...
by Game Developer, Staff
September 14, 2021
6 min read
Article
Failures in Photogrammetry
Discusses the use of Agisoft Metashape software (formerly PhotoScan) for photogrammetry and visual experimentation.
September 14, 2021
Discusses the use of Agisoft Metashape software (formerly PhotoScan) for photogrammetry and visual experimentation.
by Game Developer, Staff
September 14, 2021
11 min read
Article
Game Dev Digest Issue #108 - Work Smarter, Not Harder
Game Dev Digest Issue #108 - Work Smarter, Not Harder. The latest from the free weekly Unity3d/gamedev newsletter.
September 06, 2021
Game Dev Digest Issue #108 - Work Smarter, Not Harder. The latest from the free weekly Unity3d/gamedev newsletter.
by Game Developer, Staff
September 06, 2021
9 min read
Article
How to create GodRays in Unity URP
Hello, this is Romain, VFX Game Artist at Dreamirl and today I'm gonna explain in this Article how to create a fake God...
September 02, 2021
Hello, this is Romain, VFX Game Artist at Dreamirl and today I'm gonna explain in this Article how to create a fake God...
by Game Developer, Staff
September 02, 2021
3 min read
Article
How we made our Shield FX for Jurassic Snap with Unity Shader Graph
Here’s the shader graph of the Shield/Forcefield Effect. I merged 3 differents tutorials and added the touch we needed. ...
August 27, 2021
Here’s the shader graph of the Shield/Forcefield Effect. I merged 3 differents tutorials and added the touch we needed. ...
by Game Developer, Staff
August 27, 2021
2 min read
Article
Developing a new movement technique for VR action platformers
I have developed a new movement technique for VR with the intention of using it for an action platformer. I talk about t...
August 23, 2021
I have developed a new movement technique for VR with the intention of using it for an action platformer. I talk about t...
by Game Developer, Staff
August 23, 2021
1 min read
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Developing a new movement technique for VR action platformers 2
I have developed a new movement technique for VR with the intention of using it for an action platformer. I talk about t...
August 23, 2021
I have developed a new movement technique for VR with the intention of using it for an action platformer. I talk about t...
by Game Developer, Staff
August 23, 2021
1 min read
Article
Why Accessible Design Can’t Save Inaccessible Gameplay
Accessibility is a popular topic among developers and game dev discussions, but today's post talks about the design trap...
August 20, 2021
Accessibility is a popular topic among developers and game dev discussions, but today's post talks about the design trap...
by Josh Bycer, Contributor
August 20, 2021
10 min read
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Embracer Group acquires Demiurge Studios, Fractured Byte, and Smartphone Labs
Perennial spender Embracer Group has fully acquired three more game studios to bolster its development capabilities.
August 18, 2021
Perennial spender Embracer Group has fully acquired three more game studios to bolster its development capabilities.
by Game Developer, Staff
August 18, 2021
2 min read
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