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Pixel Game Art Exhibit

Hey digital artists! Have you made any art featured in a published game that you’d like to showcase?   The 15th installment of the annual Into the Pixel exhibition is now accepting submissions for concept, in-game or marketing art and will be displayed at this year&rsq...

Posted: 04/05/2018

Weekend Reading List

SideFX has published a free guidebook on Houdini, their animation software: Houdini Foundations. Whether you’re a complete beginner or an old hand at Houdini, you’re likely to pick up a few new tips and tricks!   Allegorithmic's Wes McDermott has released an updated...

Posted: 03/31/2018

Rubber Ducky Substance + Snap Lens Challenge!

Substance Painter and Snap Inc.'s Lense Studio have joined forces to announce the Rubber Ducky Challenge! For this contest, participants will need to download the rubber ducky model, retexture it with their own amazing design and upload it to be reviewed by a group of judges from Allegorth...

Posted: 03/30/2018

GDC 2018 Mid-week Recap!

The IGF and Game Developers Choice Awards wrapped up tonight announcing The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild as game of the year. Night in the Woods won in Excellence in Narrative. The amazing Tim Schafer was presented with the lifetime Achievement Award. The wonderful night was the...

Posted: 03/22/2018

GDC 2018 Monday Highlights!

 The first day of GDC has wrapped up. Some lovely talk posters made by the staff hung between North and South Moscone Center, industry leaders give talks on the cutting edge technology at the game industry's biggest event. Here are some of the main highlights and news from the fir...

Posted: 03/20/2018

Game Developer Conference 2018

Get Psyched! The game development event of the year is right around the corner, kicking off tomorrow, the 18th of March! Software companies from around the world will be showcasing the latest game technologies and previews for their upcoming games! Tons of guest speakers will be shari...

Posted: 03/17/2018

Marmoset Toolbag 3.04 Beta!

The new Toobag 3.04 is in Beta and available for free download at the Marmoset Toolbag User Group on Facebook. This version has a bunch of improvement and new features. Toolbag 3.04 comes with new shaders, Viewer animation support, better shadow quality and high res options. Also inclu...

Posted: 03/07/2018

Facebook Rolls out Support for 3D Posting!

Share Your 3D Art! You may have noticed Facebook pages like Lego supporting 3D file formats; Facebook has now added support for 3d files, specifically gITF 2.0, which supports 3d models and textures. Users of Oculus Medium can upload their creations easily straight to facebook. Androi...

Posted: 03/05/2018

Intro to Unity 2017 has Arrived!

A NEW Unity Course is here! In this comprehensive Intro to Unity 2017 course for beginners, instructor Alan Thorn explores how to get started making games using the Unity engine. In just a few hours, you’ll learn how to design and build games easily with professional-g...

Posted: 03/04/2018

ProBuilder, Polybrush (Beta),& ProGrid for Unity!

Block out Levels, Paint Terrain and Snap to ProGrid!  For Unity 2018.1 beta, the next three major tools have been integrated and are available for download. Probuilder, Polybrush and ProGrid are all available now! The ProBuilder suite lets you build, prototype and playtest level...

Posted: 03/01/2018

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