How to Optimize Games in Unity

How to Optimize Game in Unity

You can access the full course here: Publishing and Optimizing Mobile Games Light Baking In this lesson, we’re going to go over the concept of actually baking your lighting inside of Unity. When it comes to performance impact, lighting is one of the major factors that contribute. Types of Lighting In Unity, there are three different … Read more How to Optimize Games in Unity

A Guide to the Unity Device Simulator

A Guide to the Unity Device Simulator

You can access the full course here: Publishing and Optimizing Mobile Games Unity Device Simulator Tutorial In this lesson, we’re going to be looking at the Device Simulator inside of Unity. Device Simulator is a package you can install as an alternative to the default Game view. It allows us to get a preview of … Read more A Guide to the Unity Device Simulator

How to Use Materials in Unity

How to Use Materials in Unity

You can access the full course here: Intro to Game Development with Unity Unity Materials What is a Material? Materials define how an object looks. Is it metal, plastic, wood, rough, soft, translucent? Materials allow you to define the specific characteristics of an object. A car has a metallic material. A tree has a rough … Read more How to Use Materials in Unity

Best Programming Languages for Game Development

Best Coding Languages for Game Development

So, you’re ready to start creating your very own video games.  However, there comes an important question to answer when you start: what programming language should you learn how to code? While arguably most programming languages can be used to create games, including high-level languages like Python, some choices do have more benefits than others.  … Read more Best Programming Languages for Game Development

Unity Reflect Tutorials – Complete Guide

Unity Reflect Tutorial

Meet Unity’s newest technology set to enhance the workflow for building designers, architects, and engineers: Unity Reflect. For the construction industry, BIM, or Building Information Modeling, has increasingly become a standard during all phases of creating a building – from planning the design all the way to completing the actual project in real-life.  BIM models … Read more Unity Reflect Tutorials – Complete Guide

Zenva vs Udemy – 2020 Complete Comparison

Zenva vs Udemy - Complete Comparison

Ready to learn, but aren’t sure whether Udemy or Zenva has the best online programming courses for 2020? While both platforms offer a wide variety of coding courses that let you learn coding online for multiple programming languages, there are some notable differences between them that can make or break your learning experience. Today, we’re … Read more Zenva vs Udemy – 2020 Complete Comparison

Free Course – Master the Unreal Engine

Free Course - Master the Unreal Engine

Prepare to build beautiful, photo-realistic 3D games by exploring the foundations of the Unreal Engine. Not only is this course free and suited for beginners, but you’ll learn 3D game development with tools used by indie and AAA game studios alike! You can also download the project files used for the course below. Download the … Read more Free Course – Master the Unreal Engine

How to Handle User Interactions with SFML

How to Handle User Interactions with SFML

You can access the full course here: Discover SFML for C++ Game Development Handling User Interactions There are many ways in which a user can interact with your program from pressing buttons, to opening and closing windows, and even simple events like moving a mouse. Each of these interactions triggers an event which we capture … Read more How to Handle User Interactions with SFML

Drawing Sprites with SFML & C++

Drawing Sprites with SFML & C++

You can access the full course here: Discover SFML for C++ Game Development Drawing Sprites We’ve seen how to draw a basic shape but realistically, most of our games will use more than shapes. We will want to place graphics, icons, and other images into our games and we do so via Sprites. Setting up … Read more Drawing Sprites with SFML & C++