Unity Game Development - Intro to Creating Particle Effects

Learn to create impressive particle effects in Unity in 30 minutes!
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (93 ratings)
7,993 students
Unity Game Development - Intro to Creating Particle Effects
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (93 ratings)
7,993 students
Create stunning particle effects


  • Any developers looking to take their games to the next level

In this short course you’ll learn to do more with Unity’s Particle Effect System:

  • Understand how the Particle System works and what settings are available
  • Create smoke and fire
  • Manipulate particle effects from scripts and user input
  • Waterfall effect
  • Adjust your effects using Particle Effect Curves

No prior knowledge of the Particle System is required to enroll, however we assume you are already familiar with the basics of Unity and C#

Who this course is for:
  • Beginner to intermediate game developers working with Unity
Course content
1 section • 6 lectures • 47m total length
  • Source Code Files
  • Additional Resources
  • Introduction to Computer Graphics
  • Particle System Overview
  • Fire and Smoke
  • Scripting

Certified Game Developer and Founder of ZENVA
Pablo Farias Navarro
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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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