Unity Fundamentals

Unity is one of the most prolific and powerful game engines in the industry today. In this course, you'll learn to import 3D assets and manage a project, work with lighting, write scripts, and work with physics and interactions.
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(288)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Sep 27, 2017
Duration
7h 4m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(288)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Sep 27, 2017
Duration
7h 4m
Description

Have you ever had a brilliant idea for a game, but haven’t been sure how to execute it? If so, Unity Fundamentals is the course for you. By the end of this course, you’ll have a playable level in your first dungeon crawler. First, you'll import 3D Assets and manage your project. Next you'll explore work with lighting. Finally you'll learn how to work with scripts and you'll experiment with physics and interactions. When you’re finished with this Unity course, you’ll not only have a firm grasp on how the Engine handles most tasks, but you’ll also feel comfortable to dive deeper into your own projects. Software Required: Unity 2017.

About the author
About the author

Joshua is a devoted games author at Pluralsight. For years Joshua was a key author behind Digital-Tutors' (now a Pluralsight company) popular game engine training. As a kid, he had a passion for playing video games, which eventually developed into a fascination with the process of game creation. The question of "How'd they do that?" led Joshua on a quest to learn to make these games himself. Ever since then, Joshua has devoted his life to creating games, as well as teaching others to build their own fantastic video games.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Whether you want to become a professional game developer or you just want to tinker around, the Unity game engine is an amazing engine to learn. You'll quickly learn that game development can be an extremely rewarding experience, and Unity is an extremely powerful engine that has so much to offer, and all you need to do is learn how to harness that power to create your visions. Unity offers game developers the ability to create 3D and 2D games all in one package. So whatever game you have in mind, this is the place to start learning. In this course, you'll learn how to use the core features of Unity. We'll start out by learning how to properly create new game projects, manage game assets, and how to create simple levels. Then we'll dive into each major feature of Unity, such as materials, lighting, animations, particles, scripting, and so much more. As we continue this journey together, you'll be amazed at the power and flexibility Unity offers, and Pluralsight is excited to partner with Unity to help you and your game development experience. You're going to love how easy it is to get started with Unity game development.