Month: December 2015

How To Use Xbox 360 Controls In Your Unity Game

Hello everyone, In this next video, I decided to show you how to implement support for Xbox 360 Controllers in Unity. This will only work properly when using Windows, as Linux and Mac computers require different settings. For all the details on the required settings, you can visit this page on the unity wiki. In the video, I walk through setting all the required values for the controller in the input manager, and then perform tests to make sure all the input settings are working properly. Hope it helps with your projects! Make sure to watch the video for...

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How to Create Basic Character Movement In Unity

Hello everyone, I just uploaded a new video about how to implement basic character movement in Unity. In this tutorial, I use a rigidbody to apply a certain speed per second for a character. More details in the video. Hope you enjoy! Project files available here. -Bilal...

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How To Create Smooth Camera Movement In Unity

Hello everyone, In Unity, one of the first things you might end up doing for your game is trying to figure out why the camera seems a little stiff. There can be a lot more for a camera to do than just move positions or follow a character. You might want to apply some effects, such as a smooth following effect, to your camera so your game looks more interesting and your character gives off more of a moving effect. To achieve such effects, you’ll probably want to use Linear Interpolation and Delta Time so make your camera change positions...

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How To Create Glossy Icons in Photoshop for Games

Hello everyone, While working on my game, Rebound, I didn’t like the powerup Icons I initially made and decided to revisit their creation. Such is the result:       After I finished making my new glossy Icons, I decided to share how I did so by creating a quick tutorial video about it! I did use common techniques to reach a glossy effect on the insides, and a shiny effect on the borders. Make sure to watch the video for all the details on how to make these icons yourself!...

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