Course info
October 3, 2016
1h 28m

Have you ever had an idea for a video game, but don't know how to build it? If so, Making Your First Game with GameMaker: Studio is the perfect course for you because you'll learn how to build, test, and publish your very own 2D video game. First, you'll learn how to create and program your game assets. Next, you'll learn how to build levels and play-test your game. Finally, you'll add the finishing touches, like sound and score, before exporting your game. When you're finished with this course, you'll not only have a game that you can play and share with other people, but you'll also have enough knowledge with the software to start experimenting and building the game you have always wanted to make. Software required: GameMaker: Studio v1.4 or higher.

About the author
About the author

Bryan is a game designer that specializes in 2D games, but has studied animation and 3D modeling. While he has industry experience, he is more passionate about teaching. Through his experiences with teaching STEM education through video games, Bryan has decided that learning is most effective when it’s fun.

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Hi everyone, my name is Bryan Sekine and welcome to my courseMaking Your First Game with Game Maker: Studio. I am an instructor, course creator, and entrepreneur for my own company, Bryan Sekine Design.

Game Maker: Studio is a fun, free platform for designing your very own 2D video games. Whether you're new to the industry or you're wanting to create a 2D mock up of your game concept, Game Maker: Studio has something for everyone.

In this course, we are going tocover the fundimental of creating your first game.

Some of the major topics that wewill cover include:

  • Creating and Animating Sprites
  • Creating and Programming Objects
  • Adding Sounds and Music to your Game
  • Creating Rooms (or levels) and transitioning from one room to the next
By the end this course, you’ll know how to create your very first game and expand on that information.

This course is a quick introduction to Game Maker: Studio,andno prior experience is required.

From here, you should feel comfortable diving into the Rest of the ccna training series.

I hope you’ll join meon this journey to learn game design with the courseMaking Your First Game with Game Maker: Studio, at Pluralsight.