Multiplatform game frameworks

Welcome to part two of a new blog series I’ve started, “Ask Tobiah”!

You can read last Monday’s question about multiplatform development. In response to it, I got today’s question:

What are your feelings on the different frameworks for creating cross platform games (such as unity, xamarin etc)? Are they any good? What would make you choose one / not choose one?
Matt Whetton

I love them! I’d highly encourage game developers to use frameworks.

It doesn’t make sense to me why you would want to reinvent the wheel and deal with all the time and hassle of building your own engine… Continue reading Multiplatform game frameworks

When should you think about multiplatform?

I want to experiment with a new blog post series. People send me questions all the time, so instead of just responding to them via email, I will answer some here on my blog!

Sound fun? Let’s get into the first question:

Hey Tobiah. When you were developing your first app, did you target a specific platform? Or did you develop simultaneously for multiple platforms? Thanks for any advice!

Scott Christian

Great question, Scott.

The short answer is yes, when making a new app I definitely keep all target platforms in mind. Continue reading When should you think about multiplatform?