Build Fully Functional, Professional 3D Games with Packt's New Unity Book

December 2009 | Web Graphics & Video

Unity Game Development Essentials is a new book from Packt, which will help users build fully functional, professional 3D games with realistic environments, sound, dynamic effects, and more. Written by Will Goldstone, this book follows an informal, demystifying approach to the world of game development with the Unity game engine. This hands-on, easy-to-follow guide will allow users to kick start game development, and build ready-to-play 3D games with ease.

Unity is an integrated authoring tool for creating 3D video games or other interactive content such as architectural visualizations or real-time 3D animations. Aside from offering one of the leading 3D game engines, Unity also provides a superlative development tool that can produce professional standard games for Mac, PC, and the Unity Web Player.

Unity Game Development Essentials is a complete exercise in game development covering environments, physics, sound, particles, and much more, to get readers up and working with Unity quickly. It will introduce them to the concepts of developing 3D games before getting to grips with development in Unity itself. They will learn everything they need to get started with game development for the PC, Mac, and the Web.

Utilising  this book, users will understand the Unity 3D Engine and game development. They will discover how to combine scripting and animation to transform their static objects into dynamic interactive game elements. They will also be able to create stunning user interfaces with textures and scripting, and add sound, lighting effects, realistic shadows, and other dynamic effects to their game environment.

Packed with plenty of working examples and innovative ideas, this easy-to-follow guide is ideal for developers who want to get started with game development using the Unity game engine with no prior knowledge of game development or 3D required. The book is out now and available from Packt. To read more about it, please visit: www.PacktPub.com/unity-game-development-essentials/book

Unity Game Development Essentials
Build fully functional, professional 3D games with realistic environments, sound, dynamic effects, and more!

For more information, please visit: www.PacktPub.com/unity-game-development-essentials/book

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