Category Archives: Unity

Unity 5 Shader Programming #3: Specular Light

Hi, and welcome to Tutorial 3 of my Unity 5 Shader Programming tutorial. Today we are going to implement an other lighting algorithm called Specular Light. This algorithm builds on the Ambient and Diffuse lighting tutorials, so if you haven’t … Continue reading

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Voice Activating your Windows 10 games using Speech Synthesis, Voice Recognition and Cortana

This blog post is all about using the Windows 10 APIs for integrating Speech Synthesis, Voice Recognition and Cortana with your Unity 5.2 games. There are a lot of different ways of doing this, but I decided to implement it … Continue reading

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Unity 5 Shader Programming #2: Diffuse Light

Hi, and welcome to Tutorial 2 of the Unity 5 Shader Programming series. Today we are going to work continue where we left on Tutorial 1. We will make the lighting equation a bit more interesting this time by adding … Continue reading

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Unity 5 Shader Programming #1: An introduction to shaders

So, you want to learn the magic that turns 3d models and textures to gold? This tutorial is the first part of a series where I will cover a lot of different shaders – much like my XNA shader tutorial … Continue reading

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Video Tutorial: Creating a Flappy Bird type game using Unity 4.6

Today I had a webinar named “Developing Games for Windows”, it’s one of my first recordings but I hope to create many more with better quality going forward. Anyways, I decided to share what I made in case any of … Continue reading

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Arctic Unity Game Kits – Unity Game Templates for the absolute beginners

I have been hosting multiple Windows and Windows Phone App Jams / Game Jams here in Norway for first year students. They find it hard to use the existing templates and tweak it since the code is quite advanced, and … Continue reading

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Free game for Windows 8: Now you are in … Orbit!

I created the last of 3 games for the DVLUP.com competition, another space game where you have to launch the Saturn V rocket (Apollo) to space, and orbit around the earth. I wrote the physics and math myself, ignoring the … Continue reading

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