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GirlDevelopIt! Buildbox Workshop Recap

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As proud supporters of women in tech, we recently partnered up with GirlDevelopIt to host a virtual Buildbox workshop. GirlDevelopIt is a nonprofit organization that provides adult women affordable opportunities in a judgment-free environment to learn software development. It was founded on a single class in New York City in 2010 by Vanessa Hurst and Sara Chipps that sold out within 24 hours and has now …

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Exclusive Planetary Quest 2D Template and Asset Pack Combo On Sale!

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Get ready to transport your players into another world with our exclusive Planetary Quest 2D Template and Asset Pack Combo! This 2D pack contains a game template with advanced mechanics and visual effects. You also get 200+ assets, including sprites, sound effects, and UI elements. With Planetary Quest, you can create a unique 2D platform-style game with a cute alien astronaut exploring unknown …

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Buildbox Livestream Tutorial: Neon City Asset Pack

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This week’s Buildbox Livestream with Zack Griset, our Product Evangelist, will happen on Friday, May 22nd, at 10 AM PST! He’ll be showing you how to use our new Neon City Asset Pack to create a racing game from start to finish. You’ll learn how to build a two or three-lane racing themed game using all of the fantastic 3D art in our free Neon City Asset Pack. This exclusive bundle with 300+ assets …

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How to Turn Your Creativity Into a Business

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Are you full of ideas? Buildbox is the ultimate tool to use to turn your creativity into a business. Our powerful no-code software enables anyone with an idea to make a polished game that they can publish on the app store for profit. You don’t need any prior coding, design, or technical skills to use Buildbox. It’s extremely easy to dive right in and start creating incredible 2D and 3D games for iOS, Android, and …

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Buildbox Creator Spotlight: Daniel Diggle

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This week we’re proud to shine our BB spotlight on London based pixel art designer, illustrator, and animator Daniel Diggle. With over 14 years of experience in design, he’s created many successful apps, games, sites, products, and more. Daniel is also the co-founder of Broxcorp Games and the Trackd Music app, which allows users to record, share, and collaborate with other musicians around the …

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Buildbox Ambassador Program

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Big news: We now have a Buildbox Ambassador program that you can participate in to earn rewards! So, how does it work? It’s simple. We’ll include a referral link in your welcome email when you sign up for Buildbox. All you have to do is pass it along to your friends, neighbors, co-workers, classmates or anyone you think may be interested in making games with no-code! 

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New Buildbox Livestream Tutorial with Zack Griset!

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Zack Griset, our Product Evangelist, will be hosting a brand new Buildbox Livestream on Friday, May 15th, at 10 AM PST! This Livestream tutorial is part III of our Phases Livestream series, where Zack teaches you how to recreate the hit game Phases from start to finish in Buildbox. You’ll learn how to use keys to unlock doors, push buttons to find hidden items, and he’ll walk you through the entire …

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Create 3D Objects for Buildbox With the Qlone App

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Want to make your own cool 3D game assets to use in Buildbox? The Qlone App is a fun tool that lets you 3D scan real objects with your camera’s phone to create 3D models instantly. You can modify them all within the app and export it to a wide variety of platforms, including Buildbox! Using our no-code brainboxes and smart assets, it’s super easy to drag and drop components with built-in logic and animation …

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How to Make a Game in 5 Minutes

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Do you want to learn how to make a game? Good news! We’ve just released a new video showing you how to make a game in only five minutes using Buildbox! This short tutorial shows you exactly how easy and fast it is to make a game with Buildbox 3 from start to finish with no prior coding or design skills whatsoever. If you’re new to our software or don’t know where to start, this video will show you …

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Boxnation Podcast – Episode 1: Pitching a Successful Game With Renee Gittins

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Today we’re happy to announce the official release our newest show on our Boxnation Podcast! Each episode of Boxnation Podcast brings you the latest trends, news, and inspiration from top guests and developers in the gaming industry. In an interview format, Boxnation hopes to entertain you while getting informed on what’s happening in the fascinating and ever-evolving world of games! 

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