Draw Your Own RPG Inventory: easy way to create 2d game art

Draw all unique staff for your own RPG and fill inventory with cool items!
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  • Lectures 17
  • Length 3 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 6/2015 English

Course Description

Why we like play and create Role Play Games (RPG)? We like story, characters, fights and… many-many-many items in our inventory! Moreover, when comes time to create your own RPG, you should fill the inventory with very cool and different staff: deadly weapons, cool armor, useful accessories, funny junk.

In this course, we will understand how to draw many kinds of items in free professional software. Video tutorials in simple and fast way shows you how to start from simple shape and end with brutal axe or smooth bomb. In addition, every object will be created maximum in 25 minutes (in this cases tutorial will be separated in two parts because of Udemy rules).

To start you don't need specific knowledge – I will show where to get professional software, how to use it and repeat all the main functions in every tutorial. You need just to open your eyes, ears and repeat all the right moves. After 10-20 minutes you will get your first RPG items.

Course contain video tutorials. Each theme created from one or two videos. The most comfortably watch videos on PC (MAC) or Pads. But create graphics we will on computers.

If you want to test my tutorial before start, you can check the free videos “Draw the sword: easy way to create 2d game art in 30 minutes".

The most interesting thing for You, that this course will grow. And next tutorials and next items I will create after yours willing.

If you like games and RPG's, if you creating your own game and want nice, smooth, simple to create and unique graphics for it – this course is for you. Just sit down, open right program and start to draw. After the few hours, you will have first cool items and possibility to redesign your game to new level.

Good luck and see you on the next video tutorial!

What are the requirements?

  • You need just to download one program (free), open eyes and repeat all the right moves

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Draw different kinds of game art
  • Create own full RPG inventory full of staff
  • Combine different techniques and create own game art style
  • Draw High Resolution and Scaleable graphics

Who is the target audience?

  • Beginners in 2d game art
  • Game creators who don't have money for professional artist
  • Gamedevelopers who want to make own unique graphics
  • Who want to create cool stuff but don't know how to start

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Intoduction

Hello! In this video we just take look on what we get now after this course!

Section 2: Basic Setup

In this short video we will get professional and very useful software for free. You need just to download it and start to use.


In this video we will understand basic functionality of our software and get basic skills (but offcourse we will repeat then through the entire course)

Section 3: Draw a weapons

First part of Handaxe tutorial - blade and handle, basic shapes and small amount of details


Second part of Handaxe tutorial - we will add some cool details, shades and will finish the Hunt! Em... I mean an axe :)


First part of tutorial about big Waraxe in which we draw the blade.


In this video we will finish our Waraxe and add handle to it.


Japanese sword for real samurai or just cool stuff for your game.

Section 4: Draw an armor

How to draw a pretty nice Viking Helm.


How to draw a shield, maybe for paladin


Drawing nice round shield, which can be used in viking, medieval settings or like a wheel for catapult :)


Pretty nice and simple way to draw an armor. Inspired by Diablo 2.

Section 5: Draw an additional accessories

How to draw rings - few kinds.


Video describes a technology, how to draw a nice scroll (for magic, messages or just for fun).


For demolishers: how to draw bombs, two different ways.

Section 6: Finish up

Before we can use our graphics in our games, we need to exoprt it to .png. This video shows how to deal with it.

Section 7: Bonuses

Thanks for idea to user. We will draw front view of treasure chest and opened/closed lid

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Instructor Biography

Yuriy Okunev, Videomaker, Host, Tutor, Game Art Designer

Always work on many projects - searching for new ideas and interesting niches. Interested in game art, design and development. Basically have the Master Degree in Electronics, but still work on articles, game art, music and songs, etc.

Creator of few mobile games for iOS but in process understand that game graphics much cooler. Use Inkscape, Photoshop, Pixlr for graphics and Vegas Pro, Camtasia, AfterEffects, HitFilm 2 Ultimate for Video.

Host in own Youtube show on Russian "Mooviestroy".

Produce graphics elements, gameplay elements, logos and etc.

Just want to share some sides of life experience and show that anybody can try himself in things that he likes.

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