Here’s the tutorial put together by the fine folks at Unity Technologies — it’s nice, but doesn’t go into enough depth for rank beginners (and we were all pretty rank at one time or another). While it’s not required that you watch this video, I think it helps show where we’re starting from so I […]
Bouncing and Sliding
Step-by-step Unity 2D Tutorial
Unity Technologies created a nice (but short) video about making objects that can bounce and slide. (Did I mention it was short?)
If you’re somewhat familiar with Unity that quick video may be all you need — but if you’re starting from scratch you’ll find that whirlwind tour simply confusing. So I decided to break that tutorial up into chunks and those are presented below as a complete Unity 2D tutorial.
If you’ve already seen the original video you can skip the first presentation below and dive right into the one that shows how to download and install the graphics for the Bouncing and Sliding!
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Just so you know, this tutorial will show you how to do some cool stuff in Unity with absolutely NO coding required!
Finally, we’ll create an icy material and play around with what we have, then see how to save the scene so we can come back and work on it later. Right after I finished that video I reloaded the saved scene and noticed something WEIRD! I still had my recorder going so watch the […]
Scripting, coding, programming — whatever term you use, it strikes terror into the hearts of newbies everywhere! The good news — it’s not as hard as you think. The bad news — it’s still harder than dragging sprites around the screen. But heck, what isn’t? Here’s the real secret about not getting overwhelmed when you […]