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Latest news and updates from the PlayFab developers

  • Cloud Script Updates

    2016-04-16 by BrendanVanous

    We've updated Cloud Script with several changes, to make using it easier and to provide a better development experience.

  • New Aggregation Methods for Statistics

    2016-04-16 by BrendanVanous

    We have made some very cool changes to how player statistics can get set. Now you can also define the logic it uses for accepting new values, by defining its aggregation method.

  • Introducing Our New PlayFab Branding

    2016-04-16 by JamesGwertzman

    We’ve changed our logo, launched an all-new version of this PlayFab.com website, and changed our core messaging.

  • New Feature: Resettable Leaderboards

    2016-04-16 by BrendanVanous

    We’re happy today to announce one of the most frequently requested features: Resettable leaderboards. They're made possible by versioned player stats.

  • PlayFab's New Game Manager

    2016-04-16 by MarcoWilliams

    Today we’re announcing a preview version of the new PlayFab Game Manager. It’s by far it’s the most biggest and most visible update to PlayFab yet.

  • GDC 2016 Re-Cap

    2016-04-12 by JamesGwertzman

    Thanks so much to everyone who came by and met with us at GDC this year. It was our first time hosting a booth on the show floor, and we really enjoyed meeting so many developers. We brought most of our backend engineers to the show, and they especially enjoyed showing off PlayFab to the various folks who stopped by.

  • AdVenture Capitalist Postmortem Talk

    2016-04-11 by JamesGwertzman

    The video of the talk we gave at GDC together with Hyper Hippo about their hit game "AdVenture Capitalist" is now live on the GDC Vault.

  • Why is No One Eating the Donuts?

    2016-04-11 by JamesGwertzman

    It’s launch day… So why is no one eating the donuts? Find out in this fun PlayFab teaser video that we put together for GDC.

  • A Free PlayFab Custom Game Server

    2016-04-08 by MarcoWilliams

    It's no big secret that PlayFab allows you to upload and run a Game Server build for free.

  • Five Halloween Events to Run in Your Game

    2016-04-08 by BrendanVanous

    It’s Halloween week here in the States, and that means a lot of pumpkins and witches suddenly appearing in even the most unlikely of games.