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Odin Inspector and Validator are now free with the Unity Student Plan

April 29, 2024 in Games | 3 min. read
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Unity is partnering with Sirenix, the makers of Odin Inspector and Odin Validator, in order to bring their powerful set of professional tools to students on the Unity Student Plan for free. This partnership allows thousands of students around the world who are already learning and working with Unity to unlock the power of Odin, an asset with over 600 five-star reviews on the Asset Store.

“The goal of the Unity Student Plan is to increase access to the Unity Engine. When we talk to students, one of the top requests we receive is to add free access to Odin as part of the plan. By adding Odin Inspector and Validator to the Student Plan, we’re empowering students to improve their programming efficiency and create more easily,” said Jessica Lindl, Vice President of Social Impact and Education at Unity

Unity Student Plan: Exclusive benefits for students

The Unity Student Plan includes free access to the Unity Editor for educational use, Odin Inspector and Validator, a 20% discount at the Unity Asset Store, a Synty asset bundle, and a Unity Cloud Personal plan. Any student aged 16+ at an accredited educational institution is eligible. Sign up today.

What is Odin?

Odin is a suite of tools that makes it easy to customize Editor and Inspector windows in Unity. It allows you to inspect and modify variable values in real-time, accelerate debugging, and catch and correct coding mistakes to streamline your development workflow. Not sure where to start? The team at Sirenix has created dozens of tutorials to jumpstart your development process. Start leveraging the power of Odin and Unity like a pro in no time.

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Meowmentum meets Odin Live

Odin and Unity are used in top studios and games

Top studios around the world combine the power of Odin and Unity to accelerate development and give developers the tools they need to succeed. There are a myriad of incredible games on the market today created with Unity and Odin and it is also used to make amazing student games such as Purrfect Pace’s Meowmentum which won the Unity Award for best student game in 2023.

Image of Meowmentum by Purrfect Pace Interactive

The future of Unity + Odin

Over the years, Sirenix and Unity have forged an excellent working relationship, making this the logical next step. We look forward to this continued partnership and are proud to provide the next generation of creators with these robust tools.

Tor Esa Vestergaard, the CEO at Sirenix, shared, “Odin was built to enhance the power of Unity, and so we’re thrilled to partner with the Education team at Unity to share this productivity tool with students globally. With Odin, students can accelerate their development and learn a tool trusted by professionals everywhere."

April 29, 2024 in Games | 3 min. read

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