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4: How to Create a New Project in Unity

Introduction Creating a new project in Unity 3D is the first step towards developing your game or application. In this tutorial, we will guide you through the process of setting up a new project and adding two cubes to the scene that are visible by the main camera. Step 1: Start a New Project To begin, you need to create a new project in Unity. Open Unity Hub. Go to the “Projects” tab....

April 10, 2024 · 3 min · 471 words · Me

3: How to Integrate Rider with Unity

Step 1: Configure Unity to Use Rider Next, you need to configure Unity to use Rider as the default external script editor. Open Unity. Go to Edit > Preferences (or Unity > Preferences on macOS). In the External Tools section, set the External Script Editor to Rider. Unity might prompt you to download a Rider package. Follow the prompts to ensure full integration. Step 2: Open Your Unity Project in Rider Once everything is set up, you can open your Unity project in Rider....

March 10, 2024 · 2 min · 225 words · Me

5: Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) in Unity

Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) in Unity What is OOP? Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) is a way of writing programs using “objects.” An object can represent anything: a character, a game item, or even the game itself. Each object has properties (like a character’s health or speed) and behaviors (like jumping or running). Think of OOP as organizing your code into small, manageable pieces that interact with each other. Basics of OOP: Class: A blueprint for creating objects....

September 21, 2023 · 3 min · 559 words · Me

2: How to Install Unity Personal Edition

Introduction Unity Personal Edition is a powerful and free graphical engine, or game development engine, used by developers around the world to create video games for consoles, desktops, mobile devices, the web, and, in our case, immersive VR experiments! This post will guide you through the process of installing Unity Personal on your computer. General suggestions Computational power is a finite resource, but the more the better to make VR, or 3d application....

June 7, 2023 · 3 min · 518 words · Me

1: How to Install Rider for Unity Development (Student Free Version)

Introduction Notepad, you say? For Unity development? No thank you. While Notepad might have been your go-to for quick notes or perhaps some very basic HTML back in the 90s, it’s time to step into the 21st century. If you’re serious about developing games in Unity, you need a serious IDE. And while VS Code is a solid contender, Rider works just better for Unity. Here’s why you should use Rider for your Unity projects....

May 7, 2023 · 4 min · 682 words · Me