Latest news and updates from the PlayFab developers


User Roles on Developer Accounts

Jan 9, 2017 by Marco Williams

PlayFab User Roles

PlayFab now supports roles as a more efficient way to manage user permissions within the Game Manager. We’re happy to have finally added this feature, since it’s been one of the most frequently requested features up till now.

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New SDK Getting Started Guides

Jan 6, 2017 by Paul Gilmore

We have published new getting started guides for most of our SDKs. These guides are each SDK specific, and have detailed instructions on how to install any environment, hook up the cooresponding PlayFab SDK, and make your first Login API call.

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Windows Sdk Update Released

Dec 13, 2016 by Paul Gilmore

As we discussed in our recent blog, we are releasing a major update to our Windows SDK. This update is complete. You can get the latest version by installing the NuGet package, via Visual Studio.

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Introducing API Permission Policies

Nov 21, 2016 by Zach Stone

We are pleased to announce PlayFab API permission policies. These allow you to enforce fine grained control over which API calls are forbidden and which are allowed. This is a powerful tool to help you prevent hacking and cheating for your game by disabling or restricting APIs which are unneeded.

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Introducing... Xsolla!

Sep 29, 2016 by Melissa Benua

PlayFab is excited to welcome Xsolla into our Add-Ons Marketplace. This payment provider joins PayPal in providing a platform-agnostic way to receive and process payments in your game – from anywhere in the world! With in-game promotions, over 100 currencies, over 600 payment options, and industry-leading anti-fraud technology, Xsolla facilitates your business in every market.

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