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Hands-On Unity  Game Development - Fourth Edition
Hands-On Unity  Game Development - Fourth Edition

Hands-On Unity Game Development: Unlock the power of Unity 2023 and build your dream game, Fourth Edition

By Nicolas Alejandro Borromeo , Juan Gabriel Gomila Salas
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Hands-On Unity Game Development - Fourth Edition

Getting Started with Unity

Master the basics of the Unity editor, from creating a blank project to crafting scenes with both prototype and final graphics.

This section comprises the following chapters:

  • Chapter 1, Embark on Your Unity Journey
  • Chapter 2, Crafting Scenes and Game Elements
  • Chapter 3, From Blueprint to Reality: Building with Terrain and ProBuilder
  • Chapter 4, Seamless Integration: Importing and Integrating Assets
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Key benefits

  • Learn the fundamentals of Unity 2023 and create your dream game
  • Explore the world of augmented reality (AR) to create captivating mobile games
  • Propel game performance and player experience to new heights with Data-Oriented Technology Stack (DOTS) insights

Description

Take your game development skills to the next level. Dive into the world of game creation confidently by elevating your game development skills. This book is your definitive and practical guide to unlocking the full potential of Unity 2023. Every chapter is designed to empower you to customize your own game, not just replicate what's in the book. This new edition includes immersive Augmented Reality (AR) experiences and performance optimization with Data-Oriented Technology Stack (DOTS). From Scene Creation to seamless Assert Integration, dive into C# programming and Visual Scripting with step-by-step guidance for beginners. Implement dynamic gameplay elements, including movement, spawning, physics, and health systems. Delve deeper into the magic of Game AI through sensor-driven decision-making with Finite State Machines (FSMs). Elevate your visuals with materials, shaders, textures, and particle systems. Optimize performance with Profiler insights and debug your game for a polished final product. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned pro, this book will equip you with the skills needed to bring your game ideas to life.

What you will learn

Build a game that includes gameplay, player and non-player characters, assets, animations, and more Learn C# and Visual Scripting to customize player movements, the UI, and game physics Implement Game AI to build a fully functional enemy capable of detecting and attacking Use Universal Render Pipeline (URP) to create high-quality visuals with Unity Create win-lose conditions using design patterns such as Singleton and Event Listeners Implement realistic and dynamic physics simulations with the new Physics System

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Table of Contents

28 Chapters
Preface Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
1. Section 1: Getting Started with Unity Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
2. Embark on Your Unity Journey Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
3. Crafting Scenes and Game Elements Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
4. From Blueprint to Reality: Building with Terrain and ProBuilder Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
5. Seamless Integration: Importing and Integrating Assets Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
6. Section 2: Mastering Programming and Gameplay Mechanics Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
7. Unleashing the Power of C# and Visual Scripting Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
8. Dynamic Motion: Implementing Movement and Spawning Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
9. Collisions and Health: Detecting Collisions Accurately Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
10. Victory or Defeat: Win and Lose Conditions Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
11. Starting Your AI Journey: Building Intelligent Enemies for Your Game Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
12. Section 3: Elevating Visuals, Effects, and Audio Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
13. Material Alchemy: Using URP and Shader Graph for Stunning Visuals Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
14. Captivating Visual Effects: Harnessing Particle Systems and Visual Effect Graph Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
15. Enlightening Worlds: Illuminating Scenes with the Universal Render Pipeline Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
16. Immersive Realism: Achieving Fullscreen Effects with Post-Processing Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
17. Harmonious Soundscapes: Integrating Audio and Music Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
18. Section 4: Designing User Interfaces, Animations and Advanced Concepts Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
19. Interface Brilliance: Designing User-Friendly UI Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
20. Next-Gen UI: Creating Dynamic Interfaces with UI Toolkit Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
21. Animated Realities: Creating Animations with Animator, Cinemachine, and Timeline Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
22. Performance Wizardry: Optimizing Your Game with Profiler Tools Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
23. From Prototype to Executable: Generating and Debugging Your Game Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
24. AR/VR Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
25. Massive Worlds: Introduction to DOTS Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
26. Other Books You May Enjoy Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
27. Index Chevron down icon Chevron up icon

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If you have been using unity for a while this book is just like a revision. Recommend it.
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