Learn the Unity 3D Shuriken Particle System

Learn how to create game effects with the famous Shuriken Particle System on Unity 3D.
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To learn the basics of game particles
To understand the Shuriken particle system
To create several projects that use the Shuriken particle system


  • Free version of Unity 3D


Create awesome particle effects with Unity 3Ds Shuriken Particle system. Send rockets blazing into space, create muzzle blast shooting effects, create particle emitters and much more.

This course seeks to teach students how to work with the Shuriken Particle System in Game development. The lectures include working with textures and voxels, emitters, modules, smoke plumes and muzzle flashes; all of which are crucial to the success of any game development projects.

* This course teaches Unity version 4.x

Who this course is for:

  • Beginning game developers
  • Unity 3D game developers

Course content

3 sections10 lectures1h 23m total length
  • Introduction
  • Sprites, Voxels and Textures
  • Creating an Emitter
  • Working with Modules
  • Creating Jet Fire
  • Creating Smoke Plumes
  • Muzzle Flashes
  • Bringing It All Together


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