How much does Unity game engine cost?

Unity Game Engine is Free to Use until you start making tons of money. You will need a personal license to use it. You can get the license by downloading Unity and signing up on Unity website.

Let’s try to understand when you need to pay for a Unity license.

If you need help with downloading and getting started with Unity, check out the posts below

Understanding Unity licenses.

Unity engine has three major licenses you can use

  1. Personal- Full powered Unity Engine free to use.
  2. Unity Plus- Full powered Unity Engine with customization and diagnostic features. ($399/yr)
  3. Unity Pro- Full powered Unity Engine with tons of additional features like Unity learn, technical support, success advisor, professional training. ($1800/yr)

You need to buy Unity plus or Unity Pro if your annual revenue crosses $100000. If your revenue is greater than $200k annually then you need to buy Unity Pro.

Check out our detailed post on Unity plus vs Pro to get more details.

Which license should I use?

If you are just getting started it’s best to go with a Unity personal license. You can upgrade to Unity Plus or Unity Pro at a later stage when you think you can make revenue out of it or you have some customization requirement.

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