Why is my console output with Debug.Log only shown once in Unity?

Oh boy… I’m just writing this short post to save others from this stupid bug hunt that I’ve been doing for the last 45 minutes. I was wondering why my simple code phrase “Debug.Log(Input.GetMouseButtonDown(0));” printed the message to the console only once every application start. I double checked the colliders, restarted Unity several times and […]

Debugging Unity projects in VSCode – 1 minute setup

After publishing my last post about how to use Microsoft’s Visual Studio Code (VSCode) as an replacement IDE for Unity development I’ve received some questions on how to setup debugging in VSCode. So… this article is about  setting up VSCode debugging with Unity. Setting it up – Step 1 of 1 (yes, it’s easy) After […]

VSCode as an alternative to MonoDevelop for Unity

Ever since I can remember Unity comes with a tweaked version of MonoDevelop to help you produce your code magic and it’s truely not satisfying to work with. But there is an alternative named VSCode that is working on Windows & Mac alike. And you are about to read about it right now. Update 03/26/2016: […]

Duplicate & Delete lines in MonoDevelop

While I was working with FlashDevelop I used the duplicate & delete line shortcuts a lot. Since I’ve been working with Unity3D/MonoDevelop I missed that, thought there is no way to do so. But… there is. And it’s even cooler. 🙂 If you have no text selected in MonoDevelop the copy, paste & cut shortcuts are […]

Slow MonoDevelop on mac – How to fix it

Are you familiar with the nasty slowdowns of MonoDevelop while working with Unity3D on your mac? Just turn off the Git plugin! Can be done under: MonoDevelop-Unity->Add-In-Manager->VersionControl->Git support That’s it! 😉