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Mastering UI Development with Unity

Mastering UI Development with Unity

A functional UI is an important component for player interaction in every type of video game. Along with imparting crucial statistical information to the player, the UI is also the window through which the player engages with the world established by the game. Unity's tools give you the opportunity to create complex and attractive UIs to ...
Unity Virtual Reality Projects, 2nd Edition

Unity Virtual Reality Projects, 2nd Edition

Unity has become the leading platform for building virtual reality games, applications, and experiences for this new generation of consumer VR devices.Unity Virtual Reality Projects walks you through a series of hands-on tutorials and in-depth discussions on using the Unity game engine. With its practical and project-based approach, this ...
Physically Based Shader Development for Unity 2017

Physically Based Shader Development for Unity 2017

Benefit from the latest rendering tech developments, currently covered only in papers and talks from Siggraph, in a way any developer or technical artist using Unity can take advantage of. This book starts by introducing how shader programming works in general, the common principles of different platforms (OpenGL, Vulkan, and DirectX), an...
Unity in Action, 2nd Edition

Unity in Action, 2nd Edition

Build your next game without sweating the low-level details. The Unity game development platform handles the heavy lifting, so you can focus on game play, graphics, and user experience. With support for C# programming, a huge ecosystem of production-quality prebuilt assets, and a strong dev community, Unity can get your next great game id...
Learn ARCore - Fundamentals of Google ARCore

Learn ARCore - Fundamentals of Google ARCore

Are you a mobile developer or web developer who wants to create immersive and cool Augmented Reality apps with the latest Google ARCore platform? If so, this book will help you jump right into developing with ARCore and will help you create a step by step AR app easily.This book will teach you how to implement the core features of ARCore ...
Mobile Game Development with Unity

Mobile Game Development with Unity

Do you want to build mobile games, but lack game development experience? No problem. This practical guide shows you how to create beautiful, interactive content for iOS and Android devices with the Unity game engine.Authors Jon Manning and Paris Buttfield-Addison (iOS Swift Game Development Cookbook) provide a top-to-bottom overview of Un...
Unity 5.x Game AI Programming Cookbook

Unity 5.x Game AI Programming Cookbook

Unity 5 comes fully packaged with a toolbox of powerful features to help game and app developers create and implement powerful game AI. Leveraging these tools via Unity's API or built-in features allows limitless possibilities when it comes to creating your game's worlds and characters. This practical Cookbook covers both essential and ni...
Unity 5.x Shaders and Effects Cookbook

Unity 5.x Shaders and Effects Cookbook

Since their introduction to Unity, Shaders have been notoriously difficult to understand and implement in games: complex mathematics have always stood in the way of creating your own Shaders and attaining that level of realism you crave. With Shaders, you can transform your game into a highly polished, refined product with Unity's post-pr...
Unity 5.x Animation Cookbook

Unity 5.x Animation Cookbook

This recipe-based practical guide will show you how to unleash the power of animation in Unity 5.x and make your games visually impeccable. Our primary focus is on showing you tools and techniques to animate not only humanoid biped characters, but also other elements. This includes non-humanoid character animation, game world creation, UI...
Unity in Action

Unity in Action

This book helps readers build successful games with the Unity game development platform. You will use the powerful C# language, Unity's intuitive workflow tools, and a state-of-the-art rendering engine to build and deploy mobile, desktop, and console games. Unity's single codebase approach minimizes inefficient switching among development...
Building an FPS Game with Unity

Building an FPS Game with Unity

Unity, available in free and pro versions, is one of the most popular third-party game engines available. It is a cross-platform game engine, making it easy to write your game once and then port it to PC, consoles, and even the web, making it a great choice for both indie and AAA developers.Building an FPS Game in Unity takes readers on a...
Unity 2D Game Development Cookbook

Unity 2D Game Development Cookbook

Unity is a powerful game development engine that provides rich functionalities to create 2D and 3D games.Unity 2D Game Development Cookbook is a practical guide to creating games with Unity. The book aims to serve the purpose of exploring problematic concepts in Unity for 2D game development, offering over 50 recipes that are easy to unde...
Unity Virtual Reality Projects

Unity Virtual Reality Projects

What is consumer "virtual reality"? Wearing a head-mounted display you view stereoscopic 3D scenes. You can look around by moving your head, and walk around using hand controls or motion sensors. You are engaged in a fully immersive experience. On the other hand, Unity is a powerful game development engine that provides a rich s...
Mastering Unity Scripting

Mastering Unity Scripting

This book is an easy-to-follow guide that introduces you to advanced tips and techniques to code Unity games in C#. Using practical and hands-on examples across ten comprehensive chapters, you'll learn how C# can be applied creatively to build professional-grade games that sell.You will be able to create impressive Artificial Intelligence...
Learning Unity Android Game Development

Learning Unity Android Game Development

Unity 5 is a revolution in developing great games for Android that provides a great integration platform that works seamlessly with Unity 5, which means that games can be developed quicker and easier than ever before.Packed with a lot of examples, this book starts by helping you to understand all the great features that Unity 5 and Androi...
Unity 5 for Android Essentials

Unity 5 for Android Essentials

Unity is a very popular and effective technology for creating 2D and 3D games and applications. Unity 5 is a great starting point for game developers looking to develop stunning and robust games.We begin by explaining how to set up the Android SDK on Windows and Mac OS X and configure Unity 5 settings for the Android platform. As you prog...
Building a Game with Unity and Blender

Building a Game with Unity and Blender

In the wake of the indie game development scene, game development tools are no longer luxury items costing up to millions of dollars but are now affordable by smaller teams or even individual developers. Among these cutting-edge applications, Blender and Unity stand out from the crowd as a powerful combination that allows small-to-no budg...
Make a 2D Arcade Game in a Weekend: With Unity

Make a 2D Arcade Game in a Weekend: With Unity

Create and complete your first 2D arcade game in Unity. In Make a 2D Arcade Game in a Weekend with Unity, you will learn to create an arcade classic brick breaker game from beginning to end. You will plan the game flow, add the graphics and create the game logic using C#, then build the UX to complete your game. By the time you have finis...
Unity UI Cookbook

Unity UI Cookbook

With the increasing interest in game development, it's essential to design and implement a UI that reflects the game settings and shows the right information to the player. The Unity system is used to create complex and aesthetically pleasing user interfaces in order to give a professional look and feel to a game. Although the new Unity U...
Learning Virtual Reality

Learning Virtual Reality

As virtual reality approaches mainstream consumer use, a vibrant development ecosystem has emerged in the past few years. This hands-on guide takes you through VR development essentials for desktop, mobile, and browser-based applications. You'll explore the three go-to platforms - OculusVR, Gear VR, and Cardboard VR - as well as several V...

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