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How to Move a GameObject to Another Scene in Unity

Want to stop Unity from destroying all your GameObjects when you change scenes? This article will cover scene transitions and how to manipulate them.


How to Create and Use Scripts in Unity

Scripts are the lifeblood of any game made in Unity. We'll discuss how to make scripts, and how to use them, below.

How to Choose a Random Item From a List in Unity

Randomness plays a role in almost every video game. This article will show you how to plug random items into your own Unity-based project.


How to Remove a Child From a Parent in Unity

Need to put a child GameObject up for adoption? This article will show you how to remove a child from a parent in Unity.


What Is a Game Engine?

There's plenty of game engines to choose from... but what is a game engine?


Getting Started With Unity

Unity is an immensely popular game engine, but it can be a little daunting for newcomers. Here's how to get started.


How to Set Up a Twitch Overlay

One of the best ways to make your Twitch stream stand out is to add an overlay on top of you gameplay. This article will discuss how to make twitch overlay, various elements you can add and where you can find free twitch overlays.


What Are Twitch Bits?

Learn about Twitch Bits. Learn how Bits help streamers and viewers enjoy Twitch more. Twitch is a popular live streaming service. Twitch is mostly about live streaming video game play.


How to Review a Video Game

Video games can be like movies. They can also be just that—games. Whatever kind of game suits you, there are some guidelines you should consider before making your review live.


How to Use Wyre Bash for Skyrim Mods to Create a Bashed Patch.

Wyre Bash will improve Skyrim mod compatibility. It will fix load order issues, merge levelled lists and create a Bashed Patch to combine mods. Wyre Bash can also be used to install mods.


"The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim": Create Player Characters With CBBE or UNP

Using body model mods such as "CBBE'' and "UNP", as well as high-quality texture replacers, you can make your Player Character look beautiful (or handsome).


How to Diagnose and Resolve a "Skyrim" Crash

"Skyrim" can crash when starting up, loading an exterior cell, or during fast travel. In this article, you will learn how to diagnose and resolve "Skyrim" game crashes using BOSS, Windows Grep, and Papyrus logs.


How to Manually Install and Use "The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim" Mods

This guide will help you install "Skyrim" mods manually—a method that is more accurate than using a Mod Manager. You can also partially install mods. BOSS is used to set load order and check for mod issues or conflicts.


How to Write a Video Game Walkthrough

Ever wanted to write a video game walkthrough but don't know where to start? This how-to article will get you on the right track. Hopefully.


How to Install and Configure Mod Organizer for "Skyrim," "Fallout 3," "Fallout New Vegas," and "Oblivion"

Mod Organizer is an advanced mod manager for "Skyrim," "Fallout 3," "Fallout New Vegas," and "Oblivion." It installs mods separately to keep your game folder clean and allow for easy mod removal. It detects conflicts, checks load order, and much more.


Using Skyrim Mods SKSE, Sky UI With MCM, and Skyrim Unbound

Introducing four essential mods for the Elderscrolls V Skyrim. Skyrim Unbound, Unofficial Skyrim Patch, SKSE and Sky UI allow you to vary new games, improve the user interface and squash hundreds of game bugs.


How to Use Nexus Mod Manager to Download, Install, Remove, and Manage Mods

Nexus Mod Manager allows you to easily download, cleanly install, update and remove mods for many popular PC games including, Skyrim, Fallout New Vegas, Fallout 3, Dragon Age, and Mount and Blade.


How to Increase Your Video Gaming Skills

Are you having trouble completing a video game or winning in a multiplayer match? Learn how studying the game, playing often, and remaining stress-free can improve your video game skills!


Create Your Own Video Game Commentary (Let's Play Series)

Have you ever wanted to know what it takes to make your very own Let's Play! series? This is everything you need to know to create your first episode.


How to Stop Facebook Games From Posting on Your Wall

Social games on Facebook post scores, game updates and unlocked achievements on your wall. To stop them from posting on your wall, you will need to access privacy settings. Here's a step-by-step guide to stop games from posting on your behalf.


Skinner's Box and Video Games: How to Create Addictive Games

This article looks into addictive games and the psychology used to create them. Skinner's Box is used as much in video games as it is in psychology itself. Read on and see why online games are created with this in mind.


24 Tools to Make Your Own Games

This list includes 24 game creation programs that will allow you to make your own games. Most incorporate 3D engines and with a little knowledge could allow you to create something rivaling what is commercially available.