Author Topic: Microsoft Game Development Kit (GDK) now available for free on GitHub  (Read 15081 times)

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The Microsoft Game Development Kit (GDK) contains the common tools, libraries, and documentation needed to build games for the Xbox App on Windows 10, Xbox Game Pass for PC, Xbox consoles (Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One), and Xbox Game Pass cloud gaming.

Prior to this public release, the GDK was only available to developers under confidential licenses within an Xbox developer program.

The GDK is now available to all developers free of charge, to help developers learn how to build games for the Xbox App on Windows and Game Pass; no license required for learning.

Additional licensing is required to obtain the Xbox Extensions to build games optimized for Xbox consoles or publish games to the Microsoft catalog for any platform.

- news @ gamasutra
- GDK @ github