Game Dev Tutorial: How to Play a Video in Unity 2017

Mark PhilippGame Design & Development Tools, Tutorial, Unity Game Development

Game Dev Tutorial: How to Play a Video in Unity 2017

Sometimes, being able to play a video file in your game is something that needs to be done. Fortunately, Unity provides a component and some libraries to help you do just that. In this post, I will talk about the Video Player component and some of the requirements you need to meet so that Unity can play your video in-game. What … Read More

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Create Beautiful Renders with Lumion

kristielAll Topics, Lumion

Create Beautiful Renders with Lumion

Before Lumion rendering used to be really difficult. Setting up and completing a render used to take days. With Lumion you can do it in hours. You can even make last minute changes before a meeting and update your renders within minutes. Anyone can sit down with Lumion and within 15 minutes learn how to create videos, images, and 360 panoramas. … Read More

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Making an Isometric Character Controller Jump in Unity

kristielAll Topics, Game Design & Development Tools, Tutorial, Unity Game Development

Making an Isometric Character Controller Jump in Unity

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about how to create an isometric character controller in Unity 3D. I even made a video with instructions! The video has done surprisingly well and it has received a fair number of comments asking me questions. A lot of people want to extend the character controller in certain ways. Specifically, several people were … Read More

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Create an Isometric Camera and Character Controller in Unity

kristielGame Design & Development Tools, Tutorial, Unity Game Development

Unity Tutorial: Create an Isometric Camera and Character Controller in Unity

In this post, I will provide step-by-step instructions on how to create a simple isometric camera and character controller in Unity. By the end of this tutorial, you should have a simple 3D character that you can move around in an isometric scene using the WASD keys on your keyboard. What is an Isometric Game? An isometric game is one … Read More

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Lumion Announces LiveSync for Revit

kristielLumion, New Releases

Lumion Announces LiveSync for Revit

As you may know, Lumion is a powerful 3d architectural visualization software used to create stunning visualizations that win business. You don’t need complex CAD software, or to spend days creating them. Lumion works in real-time and can render videos and walk-throughs in minutes. There has always been a great synergy using Lumion with Revit®. Now, with LiveSync available as … Read More

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Feel Your Designs with Lumion 7 Visualization Software

kristielAll Topics, Lumion

Feel Your Designs with Lumion 7 Visualization Software

We’ve discussed Lumion, the real-time, 3D architectural visualization tool, for architects, interior designers, and other creative professionals before in this blog. So you may already know that it allows you to easily utilize CAD technology to create stunning architectural visualizations in minutes to impress clients. Simply import your large polygon models and bring them to life in a virtual walk-through. It’s that easy. So what … Read More

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Unity 5 Pro Suite Available for Students

kristielAll Topics, Student Discount, Unity Game Development

Student/Teacher Unity 5 Pro Suite Available!

Unity is a fully-integrated development engine used to create 2D, 3D multiplatform games and interactive content. If you’ve read any of our Unity blogs, you know that Studica is a big fan. Many popular games are created using Unity. In fact, the Pokémon GO mobile game making news everywhere was made with Unity. One thing that we haven’t really talked about (until now), is … Read More

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Unity Certification and Courseware Supports Education

kristielAll Topics, Unity Game Development

Unity Certification and Courseware Supports Education

Unity Technologies has revolutionized the game industry with Unity, a powerful development platform that is used to create games and interactive experiences. Unity now supports 25 platforms across 2D, 3D, VR and AR.  Of the top 1,000 grossing games, 30% have been built with Unity, reaching over 1.5 billion devices. The mission of Unity has always been to create a … Read More

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Dremel Dreams: Digital 3D Technology in the Classroom

kristiel3D Printing, All Topics, STEM Education

Dremel recently made its 3D printer, the Dremel Idea Builder, available to classrooms everywhere. The new academic kit also includes Dremel Dreams, an educational program specifically developed to introduce digital technology in your classroom. As the fastest out-of-the box solution with easy-to-use, built-in software, your students can start building 3D designs in a matter of minutes. Dream Big with Dremel The … Read More

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