Getting Started in Roblox Development

Roblox Development Basics
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3,076 students
Getting Started in Roblox Development
Rating: 4.6 out of 5 (112 ratings)
3,076 students
Create a Roblox Account and install Roblox Studio
How to Create Roblox Game Objects
Move, Scale, and Rotate Game Object
Add Simple Scripts to Modify Game Behavior
Use the Terrain Generator to Create Interesting Landscapes

Requirements

  • Computer with permissions to install software
  • Internet connection

Description

If you ever wanted to create a video game in Roblox, but don't know where to begin, this course is for you!  I show you how to download Roblox Studio and create a very simple game step-by-step.  Learn how to add objects and non-playing characters to your game, keep score, change game objects with scripts, and generate your own terrains.

Who this course is for:

  • Beginner game developers
  • Developers with minimal experience in Roblox game creation

Course content

2 sections • 26 lectures • 1h 34m total length
  • Introduction
    01:04
  • Create a Roblox Account and Install Roblox Studio
    03:48
  • First Part - Make a Game Object
    02:26
  • Moving and Resizing Parts Using the Properties Window
    04:10
  • First Script - The Print Statement
    04:15
  • Three Common Data Types - Boolean, Number, and String
    05:08
  • Changing a Game Object's Properties with a Script
    03:09
  • Create a Function
    03:37
  • For Loop
    03:22
  • While Loop
    01:55
  • Function Return Values
    01:58

Instructor

Instructor at SimTek Game Development
Peter Baker
  • 4.6 Instructor Rating
  • 152 Reviews
  • 3,193 Students
  • 2 Courses

Peter Baker is a software engineer and founder of SimTek Game Development, a learning center for computer programming. He has worked as a software engineer for 25 years in industry and has a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from George Washington University.  Peter teaches Roblox game development, Java with Spring Framework, and Database Management Systems.