An Introduction to 2D Platformer Basics

Web Class: Develop a Super Jumpy Plumbers Platformer

You can access the full course here: Unity 2D Projects – Super Plumbers Part 1 Project Setup We will start this lesson off by opening Unity and creating a new project.  This project will be called Super Jumpy Plumbers and use the 2D Template.  We will be using version 2019.2.0a4 for this project. Once the … Read moreAn Introduction to 2D Platformer Basics

Creating a Retro Base Defender Game

Web Class: Create a Rocket Defender Game

You can access the full course here: Unity 2D Projects – Rocket Defender Part 1 Welcome to Zenva’s Retro Series – Rocket Defender course.  Throughout this course, we’re going to build a base defending game where we protect our bases from falling enemies using rockets.  In this lesson, we’re going to lay out our level. … Read moreCreating a Retro Base Defender Game

Rig a 2D Animated Character in Unity

Create a 2D Animated Character in Unity

Introduction 2D animation has been around for over 100 years. Since its inception, this entertainment type has gone through quite a few different evolutions, each time becoming more and more complex. Now, in the latter part of the 20th-century to the present time, 2D animation is a huge part of video games – with thousands … Read moreRig a 2D Animated Character in Unity

Setting up a Competitive 2D Arcade Game

Web Class: Creating a 2D Toads and Fireflies Game

You can access the full course here: Unity 2D Projects – Toads and Fireflies Part 1 Setting Up Our Scene: Import needed sprites. Create our Toad objects. Create our level. Open the Unity editor and create a new Unity project and call it “Toads and Fireflies.” For this course we are using the latest version … Read moreSetting up a Competitive 2D Arcade Game

How to Build a Complete 2D Platformer in Unity

Unity game with Cinemachine timeline and robot player

Introduction Since the release of Unity 2017.1 in the summer of 2017, Unity Technologies has made making 2D games incredibly easy and fast. In this tutorial, we will create a fully-featured 2D platformer. This project will incorporate a number of key topics including how to make cutscenes, how to quickly build and prototype a 2D … Read moreHow to Build a Complete 2D Platformer in Unity

How to Create an RPG Game in Unity – Comprehensive Guide

Turned-based battle screen for Unity RPG

In this tutorial we are going to build an RPG game using Unity. Our game will have three scenes: a title scene, a town scene, that represent the game world, where the player can navigate and find battles, and the battle scene. The battles will have different types of enemies, and the player units will … Read moreHow to Create an RPG Game in Unity – Comprehensive Guide

Develop a Reusable Quiz UI in Unity

You can access the full course here: Develop a Reusable Quiz System In this course we’ll make a multiple choice quiz game. Specifically, we’ll be able to: Ask different questions and provide multiple answers for player to choose from. Ask different kinds of questions, including ordinary text questions (“What does this word mean?”), image questions … Read moreDevelop a Reusable Quiz UI in Unity

Create Inventory and Crafting Systems in Unity

You can access the full course here: Create Reusable Crafting Systems in Unity Part 1 In this course you will learn how to create an inventory and crafting system. The inventory will be your typical grid-based, slot, drag and drop style inventory system. The crafting system is going to be heavily influenced by Minecraft’s crafting … Read moreCreate Inventory and Crafting Systems in Unity