Create a game like Crossy Road with Unity & PlayMaker
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Create a game like Crossy Road with Unity & PlayMaker

Learn to program the mechanism of a game like Crossy Road using Unity and PlayMaker
4.2 (9 ratings)
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71 students enrolled
Created by Karthik Vaddadi
Last updated 2/2018
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 1 article
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • understand the basics of PlayMaker
  • build a prototype of Crossy Road with Unity and PlayMaker

  • understand how game mechanics in games work

Requirements
  • You should have a basic knowledge of Unity and the basics of Unity
  • You must have access to PlayMaker the visual scripting plugin for Unity. No other software is necessary
Description

This course is an introduction to prototyping the game mechanics of Crossy Road on Unity using PlayMaker. We will be looking at how to script movement, game events, camera and everything necessary to create a basic prototype of the game.

You are expected to have basic familiarity with Unity : like creating objects, moving them around and knowledge about the different object components. This project will be available for download to study and practice the use of PlayMaker.

This course is basically for:

  • Beginner game designers who are looking forward to make games with ease using PlayMaker in Unity
  • People who want to learn game development through recreating games
Who this course is for:
  • anyone who wants to learn creating game mechanics in Unity
Course content
Expand all 9 lectures 54:20
+ Starting Off with PlayMaker
3 lectures 07:01

Before you go into the next section, make sure you download this zip file which contains a '.unitypackage' file which you would be needing to import into your new Unity project so that we can get started with building our game!

Project Files
00:23
+ Creating Crossy Roads
6 lectures 47:18

In this lesson we look at how can we add movement to the player and start building our first FSM in playMaker

Getting Started - Player Movement
11:05

In this part we look at how to stabilise the player when he lands on the logs to cross the river

Jumping on Moving Logs
09:22

In this lecture we look at how do the most basic form of rewards work inside a game and how do you implement their working..

Preview 06:18

Here we work on how to implement the death condition for the player and how to destroy him once he falls in water/ runs into cars..

The Player Death
06:46

In this lesson, we add some basic GUI and make it update with the score realtime for the player to keep track

UI and Scores
07:16

In this final part we finish off the game by bringing in a win condition and displaying a message once the player wins..

Game Over
06:31
A small quiz on the playMaker actions we used!
5 questions