Calling all beginners in Unity! Create, mod and submit your game to our "My First Game" Showcase to show your fellow creators your creativity in Unity. ⬇Click Rules & prizes for more information.⬇
My First Game: August Showcase
Flex your creative muscles and have fun with either creating your own WebGL game for the world to see or a Microgame (our special tutorials available in the Unity Hub). If you are a beginner and wish to participate then Microgames are the way to go, you can choose between LEGO®, FPS, 2D Platformer or Karting to get started head over to HERE to start your download - anything is possible!
Check out some previous entries and winners from our July Showcase if you need some inspiration.
How to participate
To join, either go to your game page and click the "Submit your game" button from the banner on the top, or click "Start submission" on this page to submit your WebGL game. You can also choose a game you have already uploaded to your profile to enter.
Make sure to follow these instructions to share your game directly from the Unity Editor to your game's page. Remember to name your game, include a cover image, and provide a short and fun description of your game.
The deadline for submissions is August 31, 2021.
Mods are fun! How to improve your game.
If you are using a Unity Microgame you can add additional Mods that are available in each of the Microgame tutorials. FPS, 2D Platformer, LEGO® and Karting are all open for this Showcase so we want to see you spice up your game in your own way with Mods. Here are some examples of what you can use:
LEGO® mods: https://learn.unity.com/project/lego-template
FPS mods: https://learn.unity.com/project/fps-template
Karting mods: https://learn.unity.com/project/karting-template
2D platformer mods: https://learn.unity.com/project/2d-platformer-template
Add as many original and fun elements as you can to make your game stand out. When you’re done, submit it as a WebGL game to this showcase!
Let’s Play your First Game! Join us on Twitch.
Join us after the end of the Showcase for a special stream on the Unity Twitch channel. This is where our own Unity Community Managers, Carol and Hasan, will play a selection of their favorite submissions and announce who will get ‘Featured’ on Play!
Showcase Features and Digital Badges
When each Showcase ends we will have a livestream HERE on our Twitch channel where we will play games that are in the running for a feature.
If a game is deemed worthy by the livestream hosts it will be given a ‘Feature’ which will see the game promoted on the Unity Play frontpage for all to see.
Earning a ‘Feature’ will also give the user a unique Digital Badge that they can proudly show on their profile.
Every user that participates in the Showcase will earn a ‘Contender’ Digital Badge for displaying on their profile.
Have fun creating in Unity!