Mini Tutorial: How to batch replace textures with different file formats in Unity?

In relation to my previous tutorial: Mini Tutorial: How to batch convert image files to PVR (for iPhone app development)? So you have a Unity project that was previously not planned for iOS (for PC, Mac or web or whatever), and you might not be as conscious of the texture file formats (iOS is probably the only one with so many constraints). According to Unity’s … Continue reading Mini Tutorial: How to batch replace textures with different file formats in Unity?

Review: Unity 3D Game Development by Example Beginner’s Guide

This is an excerpt of my previous blog post. This book is written by Ryan Henson Creighton aka Cassie the 5 yr old game developer’s dad. This book is about 380 something pages, and it takes you through Unity from the basics (as in what Unity is, what you can and cannot do *hint* MMOs unless you are really popular and has like a hundred … Continue reading Review: Unity 3D Game Development by Example Beginner’s Guide

Build fun games even if you’ve never coded before

Reblog of my AltDevBlogADay post. “Start developing games straight away. Build your first game in the first chapter.” “Fun and fast paced. Ideal for readers with no game programming experience.” “A cool guide to get into the game industry quickly.” Doesn’t that sound like an advertisement for weight loss, except for well, making games. Those are the lines on the “back cover” (if eBooks have … Continue reading Build fun games even if you’ve never coded before

“Must Get Candy” is out!

My friends Len and Chris (kcannon) have been working on an Unity game for the Kongregate Unity Game contest, and here’s their entry: You have an insatiable craving for candy causing you to run through candyland. Run for glory! Run for points! Show them some love, by hopping over to Kongregate, and have a go at their game, and maybe beat Chris (kcannon) at his … Continue reading “Must Get Candy” is out!