Create 2D video game art with Inkscape! Premium class

István Szép, Designer and design teacher

Play Speed
  • 0.5x
  • 1x (Normal)
  • 1.25x
  • 1.5x
  • 2x
29 Videos (4h 27m)
    • Introduction

      2:06
    • Inkscape user interface

      3:02
    • My first object

      7:03
    • Dealing with multiple objects

      6:55
    • Basic color usage

      5:55
    • Path operations

      9:03
    • Gradient and group

      10:36
    • Modify path - the fun begins here!

      8:57
    • BOOM! Create a bomb!

      9:28
    • Export Your svg file!

      3:26
    • Export bitmap

      6:50
    • Text tool basics

      6:03
    • Align and distribute

      5:17
    • Creating button states

      5:11
    • Button variations

      17:05
    • Create a platform

      7:42
    • Tiling the platform

      8:38
    • Platform mutations

      8:23
    • Draw a top down character

      8:51
    • Basics of character design

      10:50
    • Making character states

      11:06
    • Another guy: simple blob character

      14:00
    • Set up a character walk cycle

      14:18
    • Finish walk cycle

      8:47
    • Understand backgrounds

      5:12
    • Tiling backgrounds

      13:53
    • Foreground and background relation

      19:43
    • Backgrund mutations

      17:14
    • Modularity - the best Inkscape can do for your game!

      11:26

About This Class

If you have a good game idea, and you want to create your own custom graphics, this course is for you!

You will learn Inkscape, a free design program, and create all the game art you need to create a 2d mobile game! And why stop there?

As Inkscape is a vector graphics program, your game assets will be scalable and higly versatile. Create them once and use them on any device and any resolution! From Android and iPhones to desktop computers.

What we will create:

  • hearts and stars
  • platforms
  • buttons
  • characters
  • animations
  • backgrounds
  • and monster trucks :D

And while creating useful game art, you also learn all about Inkscape!

Join the course and

  • create characters, platforms, buttons and simple animations for your mobile game!
  • create quality game graphics, that can sell on online marketplaces!
  • create 2d game graphics suitable for Yoyo games Game Maker, Gamesalad, Unity 2D or any other program!
  • use the free design tool Inkscape and create much more than just game art

And remember: I am here to teach and help you! If you have any question, just ask!

48

Students

--

Projects

István Szép

Designer and design teacher

I am a graphic designer and design teacher from Budapest. I draw cute characters and clever logos, build websites and sometimes videogames. My main tool is Inkscape, a great open source design program.