Project
Space Chicken
Putting your Space Chicken in… Outer Space
Tutorial
Beginner
35 Mins
Unity Technologies
Summary
Add asteroids, power-ups, controllers, game states, and user interface elements to the Space Chicken game.
Language
English
Recommended Unity Versions
2018.1
1.
Put your Chicken in Outer Space with Asteroids
  • Add a moving background to create the illusion of flying through space.
  • Learn to "spawn" asteroids that fly through space.
  • Tip: conditional statements.
  • Looping animation in Unity.

2.
Spawn Power-ups to Forge a Mighty Space Chicken
  • Add power-ups the chicken collects to fuel his laser.
  • Learn how to "spawn" objects in Ready and Unity.

3.
Adding Controllers to your Scene
  • Control what happens to objects in the scene, using… "controllers".
  • Learn to collect and destroy objects, like old asteroids, that served their purpose.

4.
Game Moments: Starting, Winning, Losing
  • Game moments communicate to the player what’s happening.
  • Add a "start card" to your game.
  • Set up your scene and start game play when the player is ready to play.
  • Coordinates in Unity.

5.
User Interface: Telling the Player What’s Happening
  • Adding a "score label" to your scene to track points.
  • Tracking player ammunition.
  • User interface layer in Unity.

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