Yes. Apple requires all developers to have an iOS Developer License to do so. This is a requirement of Apple’s and applies regardless of which development tools you use to develop your games.
If you’re interested in saving money, the annual pricing plan offers you the best discount. For those who are educators or students, we do offer educational discounts on the annual pricing plan — please see our GameSalad for Education page for more details.
When you open GameSalad Creator and login for the first time, a free trial period begins. A day of your trial time is considered used if you use the tool for 15 minutes or more in a given day, so you can take your time and explore the product […]
Yes. GameSalad Pro and Free are not actually distinct/unique software packages; GameSalad Creator is the sole package — the functionality you have access to inside the tool is dependent on your membership status.
Once your apps are published, they will continue to operate normally without any regard for the status of your GameSalad account. However, we strongly recommend maintaining your membership to ensure that you are able to maintain your app, as mobile publishing platforms are constantly evolving and new OS updates often […]
One common misunderstanding about GameSalad is the belief that there is a separate “subscriber version” of the Creator software that you need to download. In fact, you only need to download the correct installer for your operating system; your subscription features are enabled / disabled based on your account login. The […]
Your GameSalad membership subscription will automatically renew at your current rate. If you cancel or terminate automatic renewal, at the end of your paid subscription period, your GameSalad membership will be deactivated and you will no longer have access to GameSalad Creator or subscriber functionality the GameSalad website. Apps you have already published will […]
The first payment is made at the time of purchase. If you choose the annual plan, this payment covers 12 months from your subscription date. So, if you started a subscription on March 15th, 2015, your first payment covers until March 14th, 2016. You can start using all your GameSalad membership […]
You may pay for your subscription plan with a credit card or PayPal. If you choose an annual plan, your account will be automatically charged for the annual payment on the anniversary of your subscription date. Your discount will automatically be applied. If you choose the monthly plan, your account […]
GameSalad currently offers two subscription levels: Basic and Pro. Basic users can use all the behaviors and functions of GameSalad Creator, but can only publish to the GameSalad Arcade and utilize the GameSalad Viewer for native device testing. Pro users have full, unrestricted access to all publishing platforms and receive priority […]