Category Archives: Unity

End Of Summer Asset Sale!

SpeedTree End Of Summer Sale Summer may be winding down, but we’ve got big plans for SpeedTree this fall.  To kick things off,  we’re celebrating the imminent change of seasons with a store-wide sale on our Unreal Engine 4 and Unity 5 assets.  All our packages and models have been cut by 40% until September […]

Iestyn Lloyd Turns It Up To Eleven with SpeedTree

Iestyn Lloyd took the stage at Unite Europe 2015 to break down how he utilizes all that Unity has to offer to crank up creativity when using Unity 5. Emphasizing the treasure trove that is the Unity asset store, he explains how he uses a variety of assets (Including SpeedTree)  and post-process effects to quickly […]

Underwater SpeedTrees with New Desktop Marine Package

New Desktop Marine Package Available! Whether you are assembling an underwater exploration game or need some assets to add some life to the rivers, lakes, and seas of your project; our new aquatic assets have you covered. Like all of the assets in our store, these models come with tuned wind and LOD effects that allow you […]

SpeedTree and Shroud of The Avatar: Forsaken Virtues

Shroud of The Avatar: Forsaken Virtues is a forthcoming game from the creator of the Ultima series Richard Garriott, Starr Long, the director of Ultima Online, and Tracy Hickman, the author of Dragonlance.  Now, fair warning, there are some people in this office who cut their gaming teeth on the Ultima series starting with Ultima II. To say […]

Reality Check: The Magic of Middleware

Lucy James hosts the weekly web series Reality Check on Gamespot.com and uses the series to illuminate the technology and science behind everyone’s favorite video games.  After exploring some of the techniques that make open world games like The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt possible she delved further into two of the middleware tools involved: […]

SpeedTree Asset Sale

To celebrate the world that CD Projekt Red has created in The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt, we are putting our UE4 and Unity 5 Asset packages on sale at our Speedstore for 55% off until Tuesday May 26th. As usual, our packages come with all the features that make SpeedTrees more than just a static […]

The SpeedTrees of The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt

When building the ultimate game engine for open world RPGs, CD Projekt Red chose SpeedTree for Games to incorporate into REDengine 3.  Their goal was to create a toolkit that would enable them to handle the challenges of building an expansive open world that allowed for a compelling narrative, balancing freedom with story line, complexity with […]

New Trees Tuesday – 5 New Unity Models on Our Store

We’re always adding new Unity tree models to the SpeedTree Library, allowing Unity 5 users to create even more varied environments. See our three new models on sale at 33% off – for a limited time. Sunflower for SpeedTree for Unity 5 users has been added to our store, on sale now at 33% off! […]

SpeedTree and the Democratization of Unity 5

Unity 5 was announced this morning with one resounding theme: Democratization. The world of video game engines is undergoing a massive shift in how video games develop as the smaller indie developers like Facepunch Studios and Camoflaj release stunning titles without the aid of major studios. The integration of powerful technologies such as SpeedTree and Oculus […]

Indie Showcase-Koola and Adam Goodrich

Integration of SpeedTree into UE4 and Unity 5 has allowed thousands of developers to access the Academy Award winning tools used by AAA developers and major VFX studios and the results have been amazing.  We want to take a moment to highlight some of great work coming out of these communities and show off what […]