Create Landscapes in Unity Part 3 - Foliage, Rocks, and Lake

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Become familiar with downloading and importing assets in the Assets Store.​

Become familiar with adding foliage to your terrain with the Paint Detail tool.

Understand how to create a water feature with the Terrain Paint tool and configure its water shader.

Clock1.5 hours
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this one-hour, project-based course, you'll learn how to use premade assets to add terrain details to your scene. You'll learn how to paint bushes and flowers using a Paint Detail tool, create a lovely lake with the terrain-paint tool and add a water shader to make your scene more realistic. The guided project will introduce you to the following Unity concepts: -Terrain This is Part 3 of a three-part series on creating landscape settings. Part 1 covers Terrain related settings. Part 2 continues in adding Terrain related objects such as flowers, bushes, and lake. You do not need to do the other parts of the series, but they will help round out your understanding of the topic presented. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

Video-game DevelopmentC sharp (C#) Programming LanguageUnity 3DUnityApplication development

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introduction and License Activation

  2. Import Unity Assets

  3. Add Bushes and Flowers

  4. Dig a Hole

  5. Add Water to our Hole

  6. Add Boulders and Rocks

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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