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Game Trends

Current Game Trends And How To Use Them

By | Game Dev Tips | One Comment

Do you know what the latest game trends in mobile are right now? If you want to succeed in the app business, staying up-to-date with the most current game trends is crucial. So, Today we’ll be discussing what’s hot right now in games, plus a few sure-fire tips to help you keep up with latest gaming trends all year round and …

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Happy Halloween

Top 9 Halloween Games Made With Buildbox

By | Game Showcase | 2 Comments

Looking for some scary Halloween games to play? Just for fun in honor of Halloween, we’re rounding up some of our all-time favorite horror-themed games made with Buildbox. This creepy list of Halloween mobile games is full of all the things that go bump in the night. From terrifying nightmares with no end in sight to the …

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The Last Runner

Buildbox Game Spotlight: The Last Runner

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This week’s game spotlight is Joaquin Hurtado’s The Last Runner – Run & Jump. This pixelated parkour style runner has been featured on Google Play’s Indie Corner as one of the best new indie games to check out. This unique action arcade game was created by the two-person indie dev studio, Cheesecake Games and built using our software. Joaquin Hurtado …

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Free Game Music

How to Get Free Game Music & More

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Do you want to learn how to get free game music, loops, samples, and more? It’s easier than you may think. There are hundreds of royalty-free music sites and game dev resources with free music loops and tunes that you can download for practically nothing. Adding a great soundtrack to your game doesn’t have to be expensive. You can find tons of free …

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Buildbox Game Spotlight: Pivot Pop

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Each week we highlight a different game built with Buildbox. Our ‘spotlight’ picks are games that have done well on the charts or are new indie releases that feature a cool theme or gameplay concept. This week’s spotlight is Diederik Deutekom’s Pivot Pop. This action arcade game is a challenging hybrid of popping fun and color matching. So, let’s get popping as we take a …

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free 3D game art

Top 10 Sites For Free 3D Game Art

By | Game Dev Tips, Top Lists | 4 Comments

Want some free 3D game art and cool assets to use for your upcoming game? We’ve recently scoured the internet and compiled a list of the best game asset resources and sites to download free 3D game art. All of these awesome websites offer 3D game art for free or have both free and paid options available for game developers. So, if you’re working with a budget …

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Buildbox 3 Beta 3

Buildbox 3 Beta 3 Is Now Available!

By | Buildbox | 12 Comments

We’ve just released the new Buildbox 3 Beta 3 update. This update is HUGE, and we couldn’t be more excited about it! We’ve added tons of new features and improvements for both Windows and Mac users. Many of the previous hardware issues have been resolved, especially the ones related to Windows or Intel integrated video cards. Plus a bunch of …

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Neo Lights

Buildbox Game Spotlight: Neo Lights

By | Buildbox, Game Showcase | One Comment

Each week we highlight a different game built with Buildbox. Our ‘spotlight’ picks are games that have done well on the charts or are new indie releases that feature a cool theme or gameplay concept. This week’s spotlight is Andre Spears’ Neo Lights. It features a cool minimalist art style and fun gameplay with color changing boxes. Let’s take a closer look at …

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