First, let’s hear it for the PC game studios who knocked it out of the park in the latest Steam reports. Steam’s top 20 new releases in August featured nine games made with Unity, including Sea of Stars, MARVEL SNAP, Sunkenland, and Blasphemous 2, which all secured spots in the top 10. Additionally, NARAKA: BLADEPOINT, Rust, and Unturned saw success as members of the top 20 most played games on Steam.*
In September news, the month kicked off with MARVEL SNAP – a Unity Awards nominee – beating out its category competitors to become the top-grossing digital trading card game. Then, positive reviews rolled in for indie title COCOON, including one from Eurogamer.
The next wave of Unity Awards is here. Thanks to your help, we’ve finalized nominees across 20 categories and now it’s time to vote.
With categories like Best Console/Desktop Game, Best Student Project, Best Mobile Game, Publisher of the Year, Best 2D Visuals, and Best Social Impact Project, you’re bound to find fellow creators you can’t help but vote for.
To start, preview the finalists for The Golden Cube, or Best Overall Game:
There was no shortage of new games this September. Check out a non-exhaustive list of the ones you’ve shared with us below.
Do you see any on the list that have already become favorites or find that we’re missing a title? Share your thoughts in the forums.
If you’re creating with Unity and haven’t seen your projects in any of our monthly roundups, submit for the chance to be featured.
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