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Here we chat about game development, game backends, and everything else in between. Find the latest LootLocker news, interviews, updates and more.

Powered by LootLocker: HellFight by Paku hero image

Powered by LootLocker: HellFight by Paku

LootLocker is a game backend service designed for even the smallest of teams, and this couldn’t be more true than Paku who developed HellFight using LootLocker.

September 21, 2021
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We're hiring!

After a little more than a year in business we're looking to start growing our team. Are you the person we're looking for?.

September 7, 2021
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How to: Weighted Random Selections

I have been asked by several developers to outline the method I used to randomly select an asset based on predefined weighting - so here it is!

August 24, 2021
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Techstars!

We are excited to announce that we have been invited to participate in the 2021 class of the Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs Accelerator, powered by Techstars!

August 17, 2021
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Asset Key/Value Storage Templates

We recently launched a new feature called Asset Key/Value Storage Templates so I thought I’d write a bit about it and how it can be used to make your life easier!

August 10, 2021
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What to Expect When Your Game Turns Into a Viral Hit

Nobody can be truly prepared for huge success. But without some planning, you risk of disappointing your players. Here's what to do when you create a sensation, and how LootLocker can help.

July 28, 2021
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BugSplat Partnership

We've partnered with BugSplat to make finding, diagnosing and fixing crashes and game bugs a more integral part of the development and post-release process.

June 29, 2021
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Leaderboard Video Tutorial

We teamed up with YouTuber Zyger to make a video tutorial showing how easy it is to implement leaderboards in your game using LootLocker.

June 22, 2021
Picking a Backend – Why It’s Vital, and How to Pick One hero image

Picking a Backend – Why It’s Vital, and How to Pick One

Backends are now vital to almost any game’s success. Building your own is a Herculean task. But there is another way, and it’s easier than you might imagine.

June 10, 2021

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