Unity 5 for Beginners [Video]

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  • Understand the foundations of Unity
  • Work confidently in the Unity interface
  • Understand Level Design tools
  • Learn how to create interactive 3D Worlds
  • Work with meshes, animations, materials, textures, and more
  • Learn how to build a simple game
  • Explore useful tips and tricks for accelerating your workflow
  • Getting started at creating game logic and functionality

Unity Fundamentals is an easy-to-follow exploration of the Unity foundations. It covers the core features every developer needs to know to work effectively. Using practical and hands-on examples, Alan Thorn explores how Unity can be applied creatively to build exciting games that sell.

Style and Approach

Using easy-to-follow videos, this course explores step by step how to get started with the Unity engine. It shows how to use the interface and how to build levels, and culminates in the creation of a simple game. The core features and fundamentals are explored in a fun and practical way, encouraging the development of real-world projects while establishing a solid understanding of game development principles.

  • Establish a solid foundation in Unity
  • Understand both the theory and practice underpinning game development
  • Learn how to build and design games
Course Length 3 hours 32 minutes
ISBN 9781785286346
Date Of Publication 30 Aug 2016


Alan Thorn

Alan Thorn is an educator, author, and multidisciplinary games-developer with 18 years of tech-industry experience. He is currently Head of Department for the Games Design and Development MA degree at the BAFTA-winning National Film and Television School, London. He has written 27 technical books on game development and presented 29 online training courses. He founded the game-studio Wax Lyrical Games and created the award-winning game Baron Wittard: Nemesis of Ragnarok.