Game Server Hosting (Multiplay)
Welcome to Game Server Hosting, Unity's scalable server hosting platform.
Game Server Hosting removes the complexity of running and operating infrastructure at scale, so your development team can focus on creating engaging player experiences.
In addition to removing the complexities of scaling a multiplayer game, with Game Server Hosting you can also:
Track server health and other analytic data.
Update servers with zero downtime patching.
Place players in servers that provide the best experienceThe best available server is an available game server that best meets the requirements for an allocation request. based on quality of service (QoS) data.
Containerize your builds using Docker and the Game Server Hosting container registry.
Typically, a game developer or studio has expertise in areas directly related to game creation, such as gameplay, animation, and level design. However, successfully managing the hosting and scaling of multiplayer games can be challenging, and time pressures to ship your game. These obstacles can make multiplayer games challenging to implement, especially if you don't have enough serversA server, also known as a game server, is an instance of a build executable running on a machine within a fleet. to meet the player demands.
See the Get started guide to learn how to launch your game with Game Server Hosting.
Also see the MatchPlay sample, which is an integration of Multiplay and Matchmaker together.