Video Game Development - Unreal Engine 4
Learn how to use Unreal Engine and grow from a beginner to making your own game with this free online course by Alison.Publisher: Ivan Yosifov
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Unreal Engine is the first choice for game developers and animators around the globe to develop cutting edge games and animations. This free course by Alison is perfectly designed for a beginner who wants to develop a game of their own but lacks the basic knowledge and skills to start on their creative journey. The course is created in a very easy step by step approach to help you easily understand the basic and primary navigations, tools, commands and techniques of Unreal engine 4. The video tutorials are structured in a modular process to help you learn and comfortably get started with Unreal Engine for the very first time.
The course starts with showing you how to download Unreal engine from Epic launcher as a first step. The guided tutorials then teach you how to navigate around the user interface and help you begin your first project. You get to learn the very basic of functions like creating folders and organizing a scene, setting up and lighting a scene, importing and adding assets, creating levels, an environment and sequence, adding materials objects and characters, setting a camera as well as other required tools and assets in a simple but effective way to help you create your first project in Unreal games.
This course is designed for an absolute beginner with no knowledge of Unreal engine but is passionate about developing and creating a game on their own. So if you are enthusiastic and excited to make your own game but lack even the basic skills, then join this course. Completing this course will give you the skills necessary to translate your ideas into a basic playable game without writing even a single line of code. Get up and get going in the design and creation of your own first game fast and quick.Start Course Now
Unreal Engine 4 Overview, Summary Keys and Adding Materials
Unreal Engine Overview and Adding Materials – Learning Outcomes
Download Unreal Engine and Create Your First Project
Saving The Scene, Summary Keys And Creating the Wall
Adding Materials And Directional Light
Unreal Engine Overview and Adding Materials - Lesson Summary
Setting Up Lights, Sky and HDRI environment
Setting Up Lights, Sky and HDRI environment- Learning Outcomes
Setting Up Point Light, Spot Light and Rectangle Light.
Sphere Reflection, Sky Lighting, Creating the Sky, Fog and God Rays.
Particle System, Adding Character And Creating HDRI Environment
Setting up Lights, Sky and HDRI environment - Lesson Summary
Adding Cinematic Camera, Camera Settings And Exporting Video
Adding Camera, Camera Settings and Exporting Video - Learning Outcomes
Cinematic Camera, Mannequin Character and Camera Settings
Depth Of Field, Camera Movement and Exporting Videos
Adding Camera, Camera Settings and Exporting Video - Lesson Summary
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Describe how to download & install Unreal Engine.
- Explain Epic Launcher the application and platform for Unreal Engine.
- Explain how to set up and create your first scene or project in Unreal Engine.
- Describe how to import or create different assets, materials and characters in Unreal Engine.
- Recognize how to set up and apply basic material to the assets.
- Describe how to set up and create lighting effects in a scene.
- Explain Sequencer, Unreal Engine 4's multi-track editor and create a level sequence.
- Explain HDRI and creating HDRI environment.
- Describe how to add Camera and use various camera settings for creating and editing nice camera effects.
- Explain how to prepare and export your scene or movie file out for further editing.
- Identify essential tools available in Unreal Engine 4 to design a game or simple animation scene from scratch.
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