Buildbox Store Acceptance Criteria
Only Buildbox Asset files (.bbasset) are currently accepted by the Buildbox Store. Click here to view our guide on how to create these Buildbox Asset Files
There are 5 types of .bbassets you can upload at this time:
3D Smart Assets
3D Models must have a 3D Model Node or an FBX Sub Scene and Keyframe Animation Nodes. It must also have settings and nodes setup in a way to add functionality to the model.
2D Smart Assets
2D Models must have an Animation Node. It must also have settings and nodes setup in a way to add functionality to the model.
3D Models must have a 3D Model Node or an FBX Sub Scene and Keyframe Animation Nodes. It may also have some basic functionality.
2D Models must have an Animation Node. It may also have some basic functionality.
UI Assets must have an Animation Node to be used in a UI Screen. It may also have additional UI functionality.
Terms of Service
This document is a general guide however the actual terms are located at the Buildbox Shop Developer Terms.
Sexual Content and Profanity
We don’t allow apps that contain or promote sexual content or profanity, including pornography, or any content or services intended to be sexually gratifying. We don’t allow apps or app content that appear to promote a sexual act in exchange for compensation. Content that contains nudity may be allowed if the primary purpose is educational, documentary, scientific or artistic, and is not gratuitous.
We don’t allow apps that promote violence, or incite hatred against individuals or groups based on race or ethnic origin, religion, disability, age, nationality, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or any other characteristic that is associated with systemic discrimination or marginalization.
We don’t allow apps that depict or facilitate gratuitous violence or other dangerous activities. Apps that depict fictional violence in the context of a game, such as cartoons, hunting or fishing, are generally allowed.
We do not permit terrorist organizations to publish apps for any purpose, including recruitment.
We don’t allow apps that lack reasonable sensitivity towards or capitalize on a natural disaster, atrocity, health crisis, conflict, death, or other tragic event.
Bullying and Harassment
We don’t allow apps that contain or facilitate threats, harassment, or bullying.
Dangerous Products, Marijuana, Tobacco and Alcohol
We don’t allow apps that facilitate the sale of explosives, firearms, ammunition, or certain firearms accessories; marijuana or marijuana products, regardless of legality; tobacco (including e-cigarettes and vape pens) or encourage the illegal or inappropriate use of alcohol or tobacco.
Apps that include content that sexualizes minors are subject to immediate removal from Buildbox World, including but not limited to, apps that promote pedophilia or inappropriate interaction targeted at a minor (e.g. groping or caressing).
In addition, apps that appeal to children but contain adult themes are not allowed, including but not limited to, apps with excessive violence, blood, and gore; apps that depict or encourage harmful and dangerous activities. We also don’t allow apps that promote negative body or self image including apps that depict for entertainment purposes plastic surgery, weight loss, and other cosmetic adjustments to a person’s physical appearance.
Apps that expose users to deceptive or harmful financial products and services are prohibited.
Real-Money Gambling, Games, and Contests
Apps that expose users to real-money gambling, games and contests are prohibited.
Apps that facilitate or promote illegal activities are prohibited.
Buildbox World doesn’t allow apps that promote or sell unapproved substances, irrespective of any claims of legality. Here is a list of unapproved substances provided by Google Play Store.