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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