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Announcing Unity at GDC 2018: a Week-Long Event With More Than 100 Sessions to Experience Unity’s New Technologies

Company powering 50% of all games content converts office headquarters into the epicenter for knowledge-sharing, networking, and innovations in gaming

SAN FRANCISCO — (BUSINESS WIRE) — February 14, 2018 — Unity Technologies ( https://unity3d.com/), creator of the world’s most widely-used real-time 3D development platform, today announced Unity at GDC ( https://unity3d.com/gdc-2018): a week-long series of events that democratizes access to the games industry by giving all developers the opportunity to experience Unity’s new technologies. Centered at Unity San Francisco, Unity at GDC celebrates the community by providing free and engaging content to all game creators, including but not limited to, the more than 25,000 registered GDC attendees. Information about Unity at GDC, including how to register for sessions is available on the Unity GDC website.

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“This year at GDC we're trying something new. We're giving game makers multiple ways to meet and interact with Unity and our community,” said Brett Bibby, VP of Engineering, Unity Technologies. “From deep dive sessions on new technology at Unity Central and our Unity Live stream bringing GDC to life for those who couldn’t make it to San Francisco, to the more relaxed setting of Unity Mix at Moscone and Unity Lounge where visitors can hang out, connect and recharge -- we’re excited to have something for everyone.”

Seven locations and events are the foundation of Unity at GDC:

Unity brings the world’s best talent together with the goal of making Unity 2018 the best choice for all creators - from studios making high-end games to individuals experimenting with the boundaries of what's possible and everything in between. Unity has hired engineers and artists from renowned studios such as Insomniac, Bungie, and Naughty Dog, and they are building the foundation alongside a team of more than 500 engineers that are making their breakthroughs available to all developers around the world. Games and experiences made with Unity have reached more than 3 billion devices worldwide in 2017 and were installed more than 20 billion times in the last 12 months.

About Unity Technologies

Unity Technologies is the creator of real-time development platform used to create rich interactive 2D, 3D, VR and AR experiences. Unity’s powerful graphics engine and full-featured editor serve as the foundation to develop beautiful games or apps and easily bring them to multiple platforms: mobile devices, home entertainment systems, personal computers, and embedded systems. Unity also offers solutions and services for creating games, boosting productivity, and connecting with audiences including Unity Ads, Unity Analytics, Unity Asset Store, Unity Cloud Build, Unity Collaborate, Unity Connect and Unity Certification. Unity Technologies serves millions of registered developers including large publishers, indie studios, students and hobbyists around the globe. For more information, visit www.unity3d.com and to see the latest games and experiences created in Unity, go to https://unity.com/madewith.


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