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Productivity Upgrade - Unity Asset Store [ July, 2018 ]

Productivity Boost - Assets That Help Make A Better Game In Less Time
*Note: These assets are not arranged in any way, no comparison is done. They are just really cool assets that will help make your entire workflow more streamlined as well as deliver output faster.😁.
Well a new month has arrived and it's time to see more of those cool assets on the Unity asset store.

8.Stats Monitor - Stats Monitor is the most feature-packed and customizable FPS counter and performance measuring tool on the asset store! It offers an easily deployable tool that provides an abundance of features such as various framerate-, memory-, and system information to test your Unity game project.
7.Pooling Toolkit - Pooling Toolkit is a package that facilitates better management of resources by allowing the reuse of objects. It includes tools that are easy to use yet highly configurable, allowing you to focus on what's important - developing features.
6.SciFi Industrial Level Kit 2.0.- Designed to be a useful, ever growing set of valid solutions to boost creativity for end users.It presents a modular, easy to combine system of objects, structures and PBR/IBL lighting solutions which allow the creation of different sci-fy, hi-tech industrial themed scenes.
5.Puppet3D - Puppet3D is a professional rigging toolset for Unity.
Features :
- AUTORIG - Rig it in a minute! Makes rigging a biped really fast.
- Create bones and skin them to any character or asset.
- IK & FK - Make IK controls for the limbs, which can blend between IK and FK.
And Many More.
4.Super Invoke - Super Invoke is a powerful and simple framework that allows you to time-control any kind of operation.
- Delay parameterless and parameterized methods in one line of code.
- Create sequences to manage complex multi-step operations.
- Repeat methods as many times as you want (infinite too).
3.City-Building Game Kit - Starter Version - Develop mobile city-building games. Add your own game features, menus, art. 100% source code included. No Unity Pro license needed.
2.Time Rewinder - This package provides a scripting system to manage time rewind. You only need to attach one script on all objects that could rewind in the time. You can set maximum rewind time and keep or not the velocity of the given object after rewinding's exit.
1.Aircraft Flight Physics Toolkit (helicopters and airplanes simulator) - Aircraft Flight Physics Toolkit features realistic aerodynamics and flight simulator for airplanes, helicopters and many other vehicles, includes also ready to use prebuilt examples for drag-and-drop in your project and components for include weapons, hud, weather, atmospheric simulator, sky with light scattering and aeronautical construction fully integrated with Unity Editor.
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