3D Game Modeling & Animation With Blender
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3D Game Modeling & Animation With Blender

Create 3D models and 3D animation for games and engines like Unreal or Unity 3D
3.9 (197 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
4,778 students enrolled
Last updated 8/2017
Price: $200
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  • 22.5 hours on-demand video
  • 4 Articles
  • 9 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Be proficient at Blender for 3D modeling and animation
  • Create 3D characters in Blender
  • Animate 3D characters in Blender
  • Create VFX in Blender
  • Create concept art in Krita
  • Paint textures for 3D models in Krita
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  • You should own a PC running Windows or Linux or own a Mac

Welcome to 3D Game Modeling & Animation With Blender where you will learn everything you need to know about 3D game modeling and 3D animation for games.

Devslopes has taught over 100,000 students. We think we are the coolest kid on the block. We like to make fun stuff, and then share the knowledge. Just try us and see!


This course goes hand-in-hand with our top selling course Unity Game Development Academy. Over there you learn the code - here you learn how to create the 3D models and animations needed to bring games to life.

Also, this course is ALL ABOUT GAMES. This isn't 3D modeling for movies or for architecture. This is all about games. What that means is you will learn about low poly modeling. You will learn the tricks the pros use to make low poly models look amazing.  Everything you learn takes into consideration the game engine you will use with the assets you create.


  • Over 20 hours of video content
  • Exercises that will push your skills
  • Quizzes that will help you retain what you have learned
  • Free Chatroom access - interact with over 20,000 students real time
  • Skills needed to make 3D models, characters, and VFX


  • You can create your own 3D games
  • You can start your portfolio and start applying for jr 3D designer jobs
  • You can learn to code and learn 3D to be a one stop shop
  • You can start your own game studio
Who is the target audience?
  • This course is for Unity 3D developers who want to learn 3D game modeling and animation
  • This course is for aspiring game artists who want to learn how to become 3D game artists
  • Anyone who wants to learn how to make awesome 3D models and animations with Blender
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Curriculum For This Course
46 Lectures
Intro to Blender and Krita
11 Lectures 03:36:03

Where to get free live help

Intro to Game Art - Blender Setup

Basic 3D Concepts

Basics of Painting in Blender

Alternative concept art with Inkscape

Intro to Krita and concept art overview 

Intro to Krita to use for prop concept art

Time-lapse Video of prop concepts with commentary 

Design Elements and Principles

In this video we cover setting up our scene and start modeling the pot

Scenery setup and Pot Modeling

10 questions


Prop Modeling
16 Lectures 08:29:29

Finish modeling post

Finishing up the Pot Modeling

Model and sword

Modeling the Chest and Sword

Model Crossbow

Modeling the Crossbow

Wrap up crossbow and modeling wand

Modeling - Finishing the Crossbow and creating the Wand

Modeling modular environment assets: Dungeon pieces like floor, wall, door, and traps

Modeling the Environment Assets

Introduction to UV unwrapping, texture baking, and image editing with
Krita. We learn how to add color to and ambient occlusion render and
apply textures

Intro to unwrapping assets with Krita

Continued unwrapping of the rest of the assets.

Unwrapping the rest of the assets with Krita

In this video we learn to create materials and apply tileable textures.

Creating materials and applying textures

In this video we paint a custom texture using krita and add more materials.

Painting custom textures with Krita

In this video we do custom texture for the chest using Blender paint.

Applying custom textures using Blender paint

Time-lapse video covering the texturing of the chest, crossbow and going using various methods.

Applying textures using various methods

Realtime video of texturing the pillar in blender.

Texturing the Pillar with Blender

Time-lapse video covering the rest of the props. Slow enough for you to
see all the brush strokes and operations.

Time-lapse: Using brush strokes and operations

Time-lapse video covering the rest of the wand. Slow enough for you to see all the brush strokes and operations.

Time-lapse: Final styling touches to the Wand

This video covers adding color to our assets using overlays in krita and
also adding color in blender

Using overlays in Krita and adding colors with Blender

10 questions


Character modeling and Animation
16 Lectures 09:36:15

Introduction to character concept art using Krita

Intro to Modeling the Character

We model the boots.

Modeling our Character Boots using Blender

We model the torso, arms, legs, and pants.

Modeling our Character using Blender

Hand modeling OH MY!

Modeling our Character arms and hands

Modeling the skull and helmet

Modeling our Character's Skull and Helmet - Part 1

Modeling our Character's Skull and Helmet - Part 2

We cover the basics of character unwrapping

Unwrapping our Character and adding color

Using blender paint mode to block out colors.

Blocking out colors using Blender Paint

We learn how to add basic shading to the textures using blenderʼs paint

Styling our Character using Blenders Paint Mode

Time-lapse video refining the characterʼs texture.

Time-lapse: Refining Character Textures

Begin setting up the bones and intricately putting feet controls together. I promise, it will hurt.

Preparing our Character for Animation

Setting up the weights and adding bones to the mesh.

Setting up Weights and adding Mesh to our Character

Intro to animating. We animate the bones using keyframes and basic principles of animation.

Animating our Character

Setting up the FPS character arms and animations. Always recycle!

Setting up FPS Animations

10 questions


Bringing it into Unity 3D
3 Lectures 49:02

Lets import all the things so all the things can be setup by our devs!

Importing our Assets into Unity

Lets make a portal like Portal only using one texture.

Creating Portal Effects

10 questions


About the Instructor
Mark Price
4.5 Average rating
28,728 Reviews
177,027 Students
16 Courses
Unity 3D Android iOS 10 Swift 3 & React Teacher

I am a veteran mobile developer having built over 57 mobile apps for iOS and Android, and I've also build multiple Unity 3D games, including Call of Duty Ghosts mobile. 

I also spend most of my days now as a professional engineering instructor - changing the lives of students throughout the world - helping them make amazing salaries as engineers.

My passion is helping people reveal hidden talents and guide them into the world of startups and programming. I currently am teaching iOS 10, Apple TV & tvOS, React & Flux web development, Objective-C, Swift 3, Android, Javascript, Node, and Java. I also teach Unity 3D game development.

Devslopes by Mark Price
4.5 Average rating
28,243 Reviews
176,729 Students
18 Courses
Learn programming & app development

Devslopes transforms beginner students into paid professionals through curated project based videos, interactive quizzes, and exercises.  After completing each course, you will have a strong portfolio, coupled with the technical understanding to build your own custom applications.

Our target students are:

  • First time developers
  • Entrepreneurs who want to build their own technology startup
  • Current developers looking to either advance their careers or learn new technologies.

By taking our courses, our students have been able to:

  • Get jobs as developers with amazing salaries
  • Launch (and even sell) their technology startups 
  • Get promotions and make substantial career changes

We strive to teach students how to code through polished apps inspired by real world examples. We want our students to build projects that they are proud of, that look and operate just like apps they use in their everyday life. 

We are passionate about helping people reveal their hidden talents and guiding them into the exciting world of startups and programming.