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Join Us for the Get in the Game Summit 2020

By | Buildbox

We’re teaming up with GirlDevelopIt! for the Get in the Game Summit 2020. This special free online event encourages women to explore a career in the tech or gaming field. There will be a panel of inspiring professionals, including staff from our very own AppOnboard team, sharing their journey and tips for entering into the field. The Get in the Game Summit 2020 kicks off on August 27th at 9 AM PST! Click …

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Introducing our new Head of Global Education: Gemma Busoni

By | Buildbox | One Comment

We are excited to announce that Gemma Busoni is joining the Buildbox team as Head of Global Education. She has a fantastic background in the EDTech field and will be helping us expand Buildbox’s reach to students in classrooms around the world. As a young pioneer in both education and gaming, Gemma started her career early by winning a Thiel Fellowship and co-founding Discovr Labs, an …

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Exciting Start Into the New Decade

By | Buildbox | No Comments

Not only have we entered into 2020, a new year – we’ve also entered into a new decade! So far, it’s been an exciting start for Buildbox and AppOnboard. January was a super busy month for the team, hosting meetup events from San Francisco to London, and wrapping up our month-long cyberpunk-themed game jam …

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Hiring

We’re Now Hiring! (Los Angeles Office)

By | Buildbox | No Comments

Calling all engineers! If you love games and you’re ready to make an impact on the industry, AppOnboard and Buildbox is now hiring! Come join our team to help shape the future of game development. We have open positions for a Platform Engineer, QA Automation Engineer, QA Engineer, and QT Engineer. It’s an …

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Free London 3D Asset Pack!

By | Buildbox | One Comment

AppOnboard won Best Tool Provider at the Pocket Gamer’s Mobile Game Awards in London, and Buildbox was nominated for Best Innovation and Best Game Engine. To celebrate both the huge win and nominations, we’ve decided to make our exclusive London 3D Asset Pack available to everyone! This incredible 3D game art …

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Mobile Game Awards Finalists

Buildbox and AppOnboard Are Pocket Gamer Mobile Games Award Finalists!

By | Buildbox | 2 Comments

We’re thrilled to announce that we’ve been selected as Pocket Gamer’s 2020 Mobile Games Award finalists in three different categories! Both Buildbox and our sister software AppOnboard has been nominated this year. We’re truly honored and grateful to all our customers and partners who voted for us. Thank you all so much! Buildbox was nominated for ‘Best Game Engine’ and …

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Miner Escape

Catch Fehst Creates Miner Escape to Inspire Young Devs

By | Game Dev Tips, Game Showcase | One Comment

16-year-old Vancouver-based game developer, designer, and VFX artist Catch Fehst has been defying the odds and following his dream of making games, despite being diagnosed with the debilitating Pediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome (PANS) since age 13. We were honored to have the opportunity to chat with Catch Fehst on PANS and making games to entertain and inspire others who may also be facing their own …

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AppOnboard Buildbox

AppOnboard acquires Buildbox

By | Buildbox | 39 Comments

Back when started Buildbox in 2014, we had a very simple vision:  To empower anyone to create video games. Our goal then, as it is today, was to help push forward the maker generation.  To help people create works of art that were previously impossible without being a programmer. We see #nocode as the future of development, and …

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