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Score 8.9 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Unity

Unity is excellent for 2D and 3D games and educational experiences. It is well-suited for VR and AR development. It is also a great platform for mobile games. It is less-suited for non-game purposes (although it can certainly be used for those as well), or educational experiences. It is also less-suited for AR experiences that are highly complex, where you will probably want to write the native code in Android Studio or Xcode, as the case may be. It is theoretically less-suited for cases where performance is a huge concern as well, although, in my experience, performance has never been a problem.
Jonah Dempcy | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

Unity

  • Unity is a multiplatform game engine. It has more than 20 options for exporting your game, ranging from desktop, mobile, console, web and, lately, VR and AR. Unity was one of the first game engines able to export games playable on internet browsers and it helped to cement the World Wide Web as a place fit for gaming.
  • Unity has a very smooth learning curve for beginners. It is easy to start and soon you are seeing some tangible results of your efforts. The game engine has all sorts of helpers and shortcuts to facilitate some frequent tasks in game development.
  • Another of Unity's advantage is the access to Assets Store from within the game engine, allowing the user to import instantly objects, scripts and textures from the store into their projects. Such easy access to these elements from inside a project greatly enhances speed production and is particularly helpful to beginners.
Marcelo de Vasconcellos | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Unity

  • To create an app, you'll need to integrate a variety of technology.
  • Compatibility Issues arises sometimes after update
  • Continue to develop ML learning models for AI.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

Unity

Unity 9.0
Based on 1 answer
It's actually incredibly easy to use given the complex tasks you have. Once you learn the various windows it becomes second nature. Compared to something like Blender (which I would probably rate as a 2 on usability), the learning curve of Unity is a breeze! The only improvements I can think of would be to streamline some common workflows so you don't have to dig through menus to find them.
Jonah Dempcy | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Unity

Unity 8.2
Based on 7 answers
I have not had to use Unity's support extensively. This is likely because there is so much documentation and so many classes available for free online. Due to this, there is little need for support. They were very responsive when I requested educational licensing. Setting it up and providing it all quickly.
Sarah Ciras Rousseau | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Unity

The ease of use of Corona although superior to unity does not stack up to an overall better experience. Unity asset store needs some work period the Corona asset store is brilliant. In Android Studio getting the simple projects to build is very time consuming and worthwhile. In Visual Studio it is easy to debug an application in unity by attaching to process. I selected unity above Corona because of the possibilities for expanding to the desktop. I could not use Android Studio as quickly as I could use unity and Visual Studio. I could use Corona in under one hour and it would serve all of my needs at the moment. However, it does not have the expandability or extreme boost in sales numbers that could be achieved.
Andrew Turner | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Unity

  • Unity has a positive impact because, as of now, we don't have to pay for our license because we do not go beyond the revenue roof.
  • We cannot say more than that because the games that we are producing in Unity are not yet launched.
Raphael Sanguinete | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Unity

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Starting Price

$0

Unity Editions & Modules

Edition
PersonalFree
Plus$3992
Pro$1,8002
Enterprise$2003
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  3. per person/per month
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