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Unity reaches 4.0, includes DX11 support, Linux publishing preview and more

Unity 4.0 is here, includes DX11, Linux publishing preview

Anthony Garreffa | Nov 15, 2012 at 7:35 pm CST (0 mins, 38 secs time to read)

The Unity game engine has just reached the version 4.0 milestone, and is now available for purchase including a bunch of new features. The biggest of which is DirectX 11 support, new animation tools and an add-on for publishing games to Flash.

Unity reaches 4.0, includes DX11 support, Linux publishing preview and more | TweakTown.com

Tux now includes a preview of deployment for publishing games to Desktop Linux, which is interesting - and with all of this news, the Unity Technologies team is not stopping. CEO David Helgason has said that Unity 4 will be looking at a bright future - with a faster paced schedule, including more frequent releases than the previous platform.

Developers can grab a free version of the software, or they can opt for a $1500 professional license. You can get more details, and make your purchase, here.

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Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games built around consoles. FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU tech is unwavering.

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