Unity Game Development For Beginners

Jack Donaldson, Game Designer & Programmer

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8 Lessons (59m)
    • 1. Class Overview

    • 2. Installing Unity & Custom Assets

    • 3. Setting Up Our Grid

    • 4. Setting Up Our Tiles & Prefabs

    • 5. Placement Functionality

    • 6. Win Conditions

    • 7. User Interface

    • 8. Game Build & Project Wrap Up


About This Class

Learn To Make Your First Video Game!

This course aims to teach students with no experience how to create a PC Game! This class focuses on teaching students the basic principles of Unity & game development through hands-on tutorials. Using the free game engine Unity, students can learn how to make a fully functioning copy of the classic noughts & crosses game in under an hour.

Concepts Covered

By the end of the course students should have an understanding of the following concepts:

  • Unity & Visual Studio Installation
  • Navigating In Unity
  • Importing & running C# scripts
  • Steps Required For Game Creation
  • Importing Art Assets
  • Creating User Interfaces
  • How To Build/Export Your Game
  • Basic Game Design Principles

Is this beginner and kid-friendly?

This class is for students who are new to Unity and has no required knowledge, in regards to more experienced students I would suggest checking out my more in-depth courses on game development. The course has no adult themes and is suitable for all ages.

What You Will Need

  • 1-2 hours of free time (This is dependant on skill level and speed)
  • A modern PC / Mac capable of installing and running Unity (See specs here)
  • An internet connection to download Unity and Visual Studio