Understand Unity's SceneManagement class to manage scene-loading.
Use Unity's features to design in-game secrets.
Create illusions using Colliders and Triggers.
In this one-hour, project-based course, you'll learn how to hide and reveal secret rooms in your game by setting up scenes, writing C# scripts and configuring GameObjects. Adding secrets to your game makes players want to explore the game-world more. When found, secret rooms are a reward unto themselves ... but throw in a treasure chest, too, hmm? This project covers loading and unloading scenes, setting trigger objects and writing C# code to enable and disable game components. The guided project will introduce you to the following Unity concepts: - Scenes - Materials and Prefabs - Colliders and Triggers - UI Toolkit - Animation - Coding techniques for Scene-Management and Trigger Events This project makes use of the concepts discussed in Create Keyboard Movement Mechanics with C# in Unity and Create Power-Ups and Obstacles with C# in Unity. These compliment this guided project and, although not prerequisites, are recommended for a more well-rounded understanding of the concepts presented herein.
In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
Introduction and License Activation
Prepare a Secret Room with a Parent GameObject
Hide a Secret Room behind a Walk-Through Wall that Only the Player can Enter
Create a Soft Glow to Indicate the Special Nature of the Wall
Create a Console that Reveals a Secret Room from a Different Scene
Create a Secret Room High in the Sky!
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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How much experience do I need to do this Guided Project?
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Can I complete this Guided Project right through my web browser, instead of installing special software?
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What is the learning experience like with Guided Projects?
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