Category: Video Game Design 3

This week we will be continuing to prepare for the Unity Certification Test.

Monday: Chapter 15

Tuesday: Chapter 15

Wednesday: Chapter 15

Thursday: Chapter 15

Friday: You should be through chapter 15 by now – Keep moving through the course.

Tutoring this week: Thursday 8:10 – 8:45, 12:45 – 1:15, and 4:00 – 4:45

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

Welcome back from Thanksgiving Break!  I hope your week was full of family, food, and fun!

This week we will be continuing to prepare for the Unity Certification Test.

Monday: Chapter 11

Tuesday: Chapter 12

Wednesday: Chapter 13

Thursday: Chapter 14

Friday: Test over Chapters 8 – 14 (also review Chapters 5 and 7 as there will be a few questions on the test from those chapters) Test Link

Tutoring this week: Thursday 8:10 – 8:45 and 12:45 – 1:15

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

This week we will continue preparing for the Unity Certified Developer Certification Exam.

Monday: No School

Tuesday: Certification Chapter 7 / Review for Test on Chapters 1 – 7

Wednesday: Certification Chapters 1 – 7 Test

Thursday: Certification Chapter 8

Friday: Guest Speaker

Tutoring this week: Thursday 8:10 – 8:45, 12:45 – 1:15 and 4:00 – 4:45

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

This week we will continue preparing for the Unity Certified Developer Certification Exam.

Monday: Certification Chapter 5

Tuesday: Certification Chapter 5

Wednesday: Certification Chapter 5 – Chapter 5 Quiz

Thursday: Certification Chapter 6 – Chapter 6 Quiz

Friday: Certification Chapter 7

Tutoring this week: Thursday 8:10 – 8:45 and 12:45 – 1:15

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

This week we will start preparing for the Unity Certified Developer Certification Exam.

Monday: Pretest Part 1 & Part 2

Tuesday: Certification Chapter 1 all Quiz Chapter 1

Wednesday: Certification Chapter 2 videos 6, 7, and review Quiz Chapter 2

Thursday: Certification Chapter 3 all Quiz Chapter 3

Friday: Certification Chapter 4 all Quiz Chapter 4

Tutoring this week: Thursday 8:10 – 8:45, 12:45 – 1:15, and 4:00 – 4:45

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

Welcome back students to the second grading period.  During the next 8 weeks we will be completing our Infinite Runner Game and exploring more topics in mobile development.

Monday: Infinite Runner goals

Tuesday: Infinite Runner Work Day

Wednesday: Infinite Runner Work Day

Thursday: Infinite Runner Work Day

Friday: Infinite Runner Work Day – Please fill out the Unity Certification Info so I can get your user accounts setup

Tutoring this week: Thursday 8:10 – 8:45, and 12:45 – 1:15

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

This week we will continue to work on our Infinite Runner Game

Monday: Staring, Ending, Restarting the game

Tuesday: Adding UI Elements

Wednesday: Mobile Controls

Thursday: Infinite Runner work day

Friday: Infinite Runner Game Due (Summative)

Tutoring this week: Thursday 8:10 – 8:45, 12:45 – 1:15, and 4:00 – 4:45

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

This is the last week of our grading period – all work must be turned in by the end of your class period on Friday, October 19th.

On Friday, October 12, you need to have the core game play of your Infinite Runner game complete.  Here is a list of requirement that I will be grading on Friday:

  • Player character is “running”
  • Player can be controlled: move, jump, etc…
  • The obstacles the player is avoiding are implemented and working
  • Any pickups/powerups are in game and can be picked up
  • Prototype level is done and all game play can be demonstrated.

This will be a summative grade taken during class this Friday

This week we will continue to create our Infinite Runner games.

Monday:  No School

Tuesday: Adding obstacles

Wednesday: PSAT Testing – Infinite Runner Work Day

Thursday:  Adding Powerups/Pickups

Friday:  Infinite Runner core game play due (Summative)

Tutoring this week:  Thursday 8:10 – 8:45 and 12:45 – 1:15

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

This week we will plan and start creating Infinite Runner games for mobile devices.

Monday:  Complete Game Design Document – turn in to Schoology

Tuesday: Moving/Running

Wednesday: Controls – Keyboard and Touch

Thursday:  Level Design and Layout

Friday:  Navigating the level (moving, turning/side-stepping)

Tutoring this week:  Thursday 8:10 – 8:45 & 4:00 – 4:45

Don’t forget Professional Dress Wednesday.

UIL Gain/Lose Friday, Oct. 5th – Check your grades.