The all-in-one platform for success in mobile games
More than an engine, Unity delivers everything you need for ongoing success in mobile games. Use it to develop quality content, grow your business and get support from a thriving community.
Create beautiful and engaging content
Everything you need in one editor
The editor makes prototyping fast and easy and supports your entire pipeline with built-in tools for animation, particle systems, audio mixing and support for third-party tools. It’s also fully extensible to meet your specific workflow needs.
The right style of graphics for your game
Unity comes with tools to support the workflow for 2D, 3D or a mix of the two. With Unity you are not limited to one or the other.
Native and high performance graphics
Unity supports iOS Metal and Vulkan enabling you to deliver native high-performance graphics on mobile.
Grow your business
Reach users on every platform
With Unity, you can build once, and optimize and deploy to Android, iOS, Windows Phone, Tizen and Fire OS, as well as to desktop and consoles or mobile VR.
Keep users engaged and increase revenue
Integrated IAP, Ads and analytics tools offer the simplest way to optimize your content based on user interaction. Together they offer the best way to retain users and increase your revenue with the least amount of effort.
Get support from a thriving community
The world's most active game developer community
Did you know that 34% of the top 1000 free mobile games were made with Unity? You can learn from the creators in this thriving community, hire freelancers or find work, find answers and get involved in online discussions, live events and training.
The largest marketplace for assets and tools
Find thousands of assets to help you, so you can focus on the part of the project that inspires you most, and ultimately, ship your game faster and at a higher quality.
The latest technology
Get continuous updates to new features and improvements, and take advantage of our partnerships with the leading industry partners like Google, Microsoft, Vuforia, Oculus, Samsung and Facebook.
The most successful mobile game creators rely on Unity
Smash, crash and destroy
Destruction Crew scaled between 200 to 5000 concurrent users with the help of Unity Multiplayer and created a smash success (no pun intended) mobile multiplayer game with 15 million downloads. Find out how.
Eclipse: Edge of Light
A prototype within three months
Jonathan Hawkins created a prototype for a VR game within three months, which enabled him to get funding for Eclipse: Edge of Light. Find out how.
How to bring AAA quality to mobile
Unity delivered everything Gamevil needed to bring AAA PC-quality to a mobile MMORPG. Find out how.
From hobbyist to thriving mobile game studio
In 2012, Majid Khosravi began developing a mobile game with Unity in his spare time. Today, his games have over 10 million downloads, turn a handsome profit, and Majid heads a thriving game studio with seven full-time employees.
The Room Three
Their games, their way
Learn how Unity helped Fireproof studios – founded by six games artists in 2008 – focus on what they do best and create their critically-acclaimed tactile puzzle game series, which has sold over 10 millions copies.
Lara Croft Go
Rapid prototyping and ultra-fast iterations
Learn how Unity helped Square Enix adapt the rich, creative universe of the original Tomb Raider action-adventure console game into an engaging, award-winning mobile experience.
What is included with Unity?
Everything you need for your mobile development workflow – from rapid prototyping to continuous improvement of live operations to earning maximum revenue.
Reach customers wherever they are
Deploy to all major and emerging mobile platforms
Android, iOS, Windows Phone, Tizen and Fire OS
Be ready for new opportunities
PC, Mac, Console, VR, AR, or WebGL. Support for streaming contents with AssetBundles, support for Apple’s native App Slicing and On-Demand Resources
Native access to all the most common device features
Multi-touch, microphone and camera, motion sensors, vibration, and more
Support for the most common UI controls
An out-of-the-box multiplatform integrated UI system (in 3D world-space or screen-space)
Get paid on Mobile
Automate transaction flows in real time
With Codeless IAP you can easily port in-app purchases to multiple stores
Our ads network helps you make money from all those players who don't spend on IAP
Improve game performance
Unity Analytics gives you fast and easy access to important data that helps you improve your in-game economy and the player experience and reduce churn
Increase team productivity
Build games faster
Create together seamlessly
Discover app errors
Unity Performance Reporting Automatically collects application errors across devices and platforms, so teams can find and address issues in real time.
Comprehensive Box2D physics
A wide range of effectors, joints and colliders
9-Slice reuse of images with variable dimensions
Easy to use sprite sheets
Import spritesheet on-the-fly and let Unity slice your spritesheet automatically
Create animations automatically
2D animation tools and state machine create animations from a series of sprites and animation state
Save space on textures
Ability to efficiently pack your textures and sprites into a single sprite atlas
- NVIDIA® PhysX® 3.3
- Support for 360-degree video player
- Support for import of 3D models, animations and sprites from almost any 3D tools application, including .FBX, .OBJ, .Blend, .Max formats.
- Full editor support for 3D-scene and level-design editing
- Support for single-pass rendering on mobile VR
- Full support for custom shaders and a wide range of mobile optimized image effects
Work with whatever IDE you prefer
Unity's own IDE MonoDevelop is included for free, but we also offer Visual Studio native integration, and support for many other popular IDEs
Use powerful high-level C#
Fast and efficient programming and extensive community support
Customize to match your own workflow
Extend with your own custom inspectors and Editor Windows and find pre-made editor extensions from among thousands of options on the Unity Asset Store
- Physically-based shading
- Intuitive UI tools
- Support for Vulkan
- Metal including Compute
- OpenGL hardware acceleration
- Procedural instancing to optimize draw calls
Integrated editor tools
- Real-time audio mixing, mastering and audio effects
- Particle systems
- AI features with advanced automated pathfinding and Navigation Meshes
- Animation with easy to use dopesheet and state machine support
- Advanced memory profiling
- UI system to easily create menus and other user interfaces
Networking & multiplayer
Unity makes the complexities of real time networking easy. Turning a single-player game into a multiplayer game requires few changes to your existing scripts.
Low level APIs grant you access to the core of Unity Multiplayer’s framework, so you can optimize your game for a networked environment, however you want to.
5 steps to a more efficient team
Looking for tools that help your team collaborate better and simplify workflows? Then turn on Unity Teams (included in Plus & Pro), which makes it very easy for everyone on your team — developers, artists, QA — to create faster.
Seven stages of mobile VR optimization
Mobile VR has to work within a number of constraints. You have to render everything twice, and target a really high frame-rate. Here are the seven stages covering everything that takes processing time in your game — from the game loop to render loop.
AR SDKs, toolsets and design tips
Unity supports Google's ARCore and Apple's ARKit giving you a unique advantage in bringing AR to the masses and finding success, starting right now! You have all the AR tools you need in the editor, and an expanding collection of in-depth learning resources.
How to make your game succeed?
Unity's Live-Ops Analytics toolset provides you with multifaceted and actionable insights: On the most, and least, popular levels, when players spend money, where they get stuck and how they fall off. It's remarkably easy to use and helps you to continuously improve your game.
Best Unity UI optimization tips
Learn how to divide up your canvases, use graphic raycasters optimally, and pool UI objects the smart way and many other tricks to improve your Unity UI performance.
Four smart tips for earning revenue
These are four steps any mobile developer can do to increase their chance of a successful launch, finding new players, and earning revenue.
Learn how it’s done straight from Unity experts
Trash Dash, a cartoon-style infinite runner for iOS & Android, is a complete demo game demonstrating how collaboration and monetization features contribute all the way through a project.
Make money from all your hard work
Unity delivers everything you need to develop quality free-to-play mobile games, engage and retain players, and drive the highest possible Lifetime Value (LTV).
A 5-star modeling and editing collection
This package features 16 modeling and editing tools to streamline your creativity, letting you make, modify and edit models or levels directly in Unity.
Underworld Mobile: Cave Environment
Dig in and build fast with prefabs, particles & more
Extensive package for easy creation of complex undergrounds. Modular components allow you to create large levels quickly and easily, all based on a 5x5m grid.
Little Dragons: Tiger
These cute baby dragons think they are tigers
Choose from four styles (Toon ,Simple, PolyArt, Realistic), different textures, colors, and eyes. Includes basic AI plus a character controller with locomotion, terrain and more.
POLYGON — Pirates Pack
Awarded "Best Artistic Content" in 2017
A low-poly pack of 475+ assets, including characters, buildings, props, items and environments to create a pirate-based, polygonal game. Has modular design and comes with a demo scene.
Magic Effects Pack 1
Drag-and-drop collection of 33 cool effects with sounds FX
Ready for both mobile and desktop, 2D and 3D, this package lets you quickly add projectiles, particles and more. Includes a character demoing them in a village scene.
How do you get started with Unity for Mobile?
Get a practical guide with information and resources that will get you on your way, save you time, and help you gain the most value when developing mobile games using Unity.