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Explore meshes and rendering

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Beginner
+10 XP
20 Mins
(588)
Overview
For Educators
Summary
In technical terms, shaders and materials operate on meshes, which are the surfaces of GameObjects. They instruct Unity’s renderer how to render each mesh. In this tutorial, you’ll learn about meshes and rendering.
By the end of this tutorial, you'll be able to:
  • Define a mesh, its characteristics, and its use in rendering a 3D GameObject
  • Explain the role of shaders in the rendering process
  • Assign a material to a GameObject
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Last updated: August 07, 2023
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Explore meshes and rendering