Creating an Arcade-Style Game in the Unreal Engine

Creating an Arcade-Style Game in the Unreal Engine

Introduction Complex games can be a lot of fun, but sometimes all players want to do is sit back and relive the retro days where simple mechanics and goals were the reigning champs.  As a developer, not only might you want to create your own retro, arcade-style types of games (with some modern flair), but … Read more Creating an Arcade-Style Game in the Unreal Engine

How to Create a First-Person Shooter in the Unreal Engine

How to Create a First-Person Shooter in the Unreal Engine

Introduction Whether you’re a fan or not, there’s no denying that first-person shooters are a popular game genre.  Thus, it can be beneficial to know how to make one, whether it’s just to round out your own skills or to create that FPS game idea you’ve had haunting your dreams.  It can be even more … Read more How to Create a First-Person Shooter in the Unreal Engine

Beginner’s Guide to Game Development with Unreal Engine

Beginner's Guide to Game Development with Unreal Engine

Introduction Are you ready to start developing FPS games, RPGs, retro-style games, and more with the amazing Unreal Engine?  You’re in for quite a treat, then! Unreal Engine 4 is one of the most popular engines out there for game development – powering everywhere from indie games like Dead by Daylight to AAA games like Gears … Read more Beginner’s Guide to Game Development with Unreal Engine

Create a Fast Paced Math Game in Unity – Part 2

Create a Fast Paced Math Game in Unity - Part 2

Check out the other parts to this series: Part 1 In the previous blog we created our obstacles, so let’s begin spawning them.  If you haven’t read Part 1 yet, it’s highly recommended. Many of the features in this blog will require what we learned in Part 1. You can download the project files . … Read more Create a Fast Paced Math Game in Unity – Part 2

Create a Fast Paced Math Game in Unity – Part 1

Create a Fast Paced Math Game in Unity - Part 2

Check out the other parts to this series: Part 2 In this tutorial, we’re going to be creating a 2D math game, in a similar vein to Math Blaster. This project is going to feature a player character that can move and fly. Above them will be a math problem and 4 tubes with different answers … Read more Create a Fast Paced Math Game in Unity – Part 1

Understanding AI and Speech Recognition with Azure Cognitive Services

Understanding AI and Speech Recognition with Azure Cognitive Services

Introduction In this tutorial, we’re going create a voice controlled game where you move a landing mars rover. We’ll be using 2 different services from Microsoft’s Azure Cognitive Services: LUIS and Speech to Text. You can download the project files . Setting up LUIS LUIS is a Microsoft, machine learning service that can convert phrases … Read more Understanding AI and Speech Recognition with Azure Cognitive Services

How to Connect to an API with Unity

How to Connect to an API with Unity

Introduction In this tutorial, we’re going to be building an app in Unity which will connect to an API, send a query, and return a JSON file of results to display on the screen. For this case, we’re going to be making an app that will display upcoming firework displays. Project Files This project will … Read more How to Connect to an API with Unity

Develop a Smart Text Reader App with Unity

Develop a Smart Text Reader App with Unity

Introduction In this tutorial, we’re going to create an app that allows you to analyze text through your phone camera and speak it out to you. If you want to follow along with the tutorial, all you need is Unity and an internet connection. You can download the complete project from . Setting up Computer … Read more Develop a Smart Text Reader App with Unity