Visual Scripting – Holy grail or apocalypse for game development

Learning, Unity
Visual Scripting has gained a lot of attention the last years. Its considered to be kind of a holy grail to enable designers to achieve their vision without coding like never before. The likely widest known usage in the game development is Unreals Kismet which is powerfull and well integrated and especially makes cinematics creation very easy. But its also Kismet that shows the limits compared to going with UnrealScript, there are just things it can not do or things that look that clumsy that you really don’t want to do it there. So lets talk about the pro and con in detail. (more…)
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Schweizer Unity User – Zürich

Unity
Heute geht es hier für einmal nicht um Neuigkeiten aus dem Bereich der Spieleentwicklung als solches, stattdessen wende ich mich an alle Unity Entwickler hier in der Schweiz, um einen Dialog zu starten und uns besser kennen zu lernen, denn ich denke das die hiesige Entwicklergemeinschaft ein grosses Potential hat wenn wir zusammen arbeiten und vorhandenes Potential besser zum einen erst einmal besser kennenlernen um es später auch besser nutzen zu können. (more…)
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UniCate – IRC Communication with Unity

Unity
Hello everybody Today I would like to talk about a little side track project I started recently for another project where we were looking into the options for chatting, friend listing and especially the related networking, over the borders of a single Unity server instance. (more…)
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