In this two-hour, project-based course, we introduce Unity's powerful animation tool. You'll learn about different animations and effects that you can apply to pick-up objects to make them more noticeable and give your game a more polished look. This project covers recording and playing simple animations, basic customization of particle effects, and playing the particle effects when certain events occur in your game.
Make Your Pick-Ups Look Cool in Unity (Intro to Animation 1)
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What you'll learn
Use the Animation Editor to create basic animation and configure Particle Effects in Unity.
Use Colliders and Triggers to detect collisions and play Particle Effects with C#.
Use Animations and Particle Effects to make fancy visuals.
Skills you'll practice
- Category: Video-game Development
- Category: C sharp (C#) Programming Language
- Category: Unity 3D
- Category: Unity
- Category: Application development
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About this Guided Project
In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
Introduction and License Activation
Set up Scene, Player and Pick-up Objects
Make Your Pick-Up Hover Gently
Make Your Pick-Up Rotate on the Spot
Make Your Pick-Up Emit a Particle Effect
Make Your Pick-Up Emit Another Effect When Picked Up
Basic knowledge of C# and Unity. Completing Keyboard Movement Mechanics in Unity and Power-Ups and Obstacles in Unity is recommended.
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