Teleport Your Player

Teleport Your Player

This tutorial describes how to teleport your player using Unity. Teleportation is cool because it is something we can’t do in reality, but can easily do in games. It can be used for so many purposes, such as teleporting the player from a death position to a...

A Better Way to do Simple Animations in Unity

I’ve found Unity Legacy animations to be buggy; if I want to simply open a door, they do not work as advertised, though I must admit a bones-type animation, which should be even more problematic, works well. So this complaint and alternate solution is directed...
Random Mechanics in Unity

Random Mechanics in Unity

Random mechanics in Unity can add excitement and mystery to game play. For our first example, imagine you have just launched a game where the object is to drive or hover along highways that are high up in the air, sitting on giant support cylinders. Let’s also...

Game Design – Guiding the Player

This Game Design – Guiding the Player post points to concepts to keep in mind when doing your game level design. Your map layout, visible assets, and how you build, light, and texture your playing terrain should all lead the player the way you want them to go to...