Unity Game Development - Build a Basketball Game

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Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (1,616 ratings)
49,042 students
Unity Game Development - Build a Basketball Game
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (1,616 ratings)
49,042 students
How to create a simple basketball game with Unity
Using the Unity Editor
Working with basic transforms

Requirements

  • Students need to install Unity (free version)
  • Some exposure to programming is recommended

Description

Interested in learning Unity game development? This course will teach you how to create a simple basketball shooting game. The main goal of this training is to give you an overview of game development with Unity by introducing some of it’s main components.

You will get a first exposure to working with game objects, transforms, materials and physics. We will be doing some coding as well! No prior experience with C# or Unity is required, although some exposure to programming in general is strongly recommended.

Some of the learning goals of this course include:

  • Working with game objects and transforms, both from the Unity Editor and from scripts.
  • Physics and collision
  • First person controller
  • Particle effects
  • Scripting a basic game using the Unity API
  • Putting it all together in a fun project!

Who this course is for:

  • People who want to learn game development

Course content

1 section • 13 lectures • 1h 1m total length
  • Intro - Setting up the first person controller
    10:30
  • Source Code Files
    00:03
  • Additional Resources
    00:17
  • Supplementary Resources
    00:24
  • Quick design
    09:21
  • Holding the ball
    11:12
  • Throwing the ball
    05:19
  • Bounciness
    02:33
  • New round
    04:39
  • Trail particle effect
    07:46
  • Score effect
    07:15
  • Challenge time!
    02:08
  • GET 20 COURSES - COMPLETE BUNDLE
    00:24

Instructors

Certified Game Developer and Founder of ZENVA
Pablo Farias Navarro
  • 4.5 Instructor Rating
  • 21,762 Reviews
  • 443,284 Students
  • 47 Courses

Certified game developer and Founder of ZENVA - the world's leading platform to learn game making, VR, machine learning and full-stack programming. Since 2012, Pablo has been developing professional-grade courses that have helped over 400,000 learn to code.

Pablo is a member of the Intel Innovator Program in the Asia Pacific Region, and has run live programming workshops in San Francisco, Brisbane and Bangalore.

Pablo holds a Master in Information Technology (Management) degree from the University of Queensland (Australia) and a Master of Science in Engineering degree from the Catholic University of Chile.

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Zenva Academy
  • 4.5 Instructor Rating
  • 21,762 Reviews
  • 443,284 Students
  • 47 Courses

Trusted by 500,000+ learners and developers, Zenva provides world-class training on in-demand programming skills covering game development, machine learning, virtual reality and full-stack web development.

Our e-learning platform Zenva Academy is the leading place to upskill, learn and gain key tech skills for the innovation economy. Our curriculum is organized about Mini-Degrees™ which cover a wide range of technical subjects and include video, project files and mentor support.