Holistic Game Development with Unity : An All-In-One Guide to Implementing Game Mechanics, Art, Design and Programming, 3/e (Paperback)

de Byl, Penny



Master game design and digital art principles simultaneously with this all-in-one guide to creating games in the cutting-edge game engine Unity. Reworked for C# and Unity 2018 & 2019, and bursting with images and tutorials, Penny de Byl's Holistic Game Development with Unity will help the reader gain the multidisciplinary skills needed to succeed in the independent game industry. Holistic Game Development with Unity includes new coverage on Augmented Reality, Networking, and Virtual Reality such as the Oculus Rift. Supplementary material, including instructional videos, discussion forums and art assets are provided in the companion website located at www.holistic3d.com. Learn to combine the beauty of art and the functionality of programming in de Byl's third edition for Unity game development.

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  • Art and programming in Unity, the only one-stop shop for individual developers and small teams looking to tackle both tasks.
  • Proven step-by-step tutorials show you how to design and structure an entire game in Unity with art assets.
  • Revised to cover the Unity game engine versions 2018 and 2019.
  • New coverage of Nav Meshes, Augmented Reality, Mobile Builds and Mecanim.
  • An introduction to essential two- and three-dimensional mathematical and physics concepts.
  • A portfolio of royalty free reusable game mechanics.

Revamped and expanded accompanying website, www.holistic3d.com, features project source code, instructional videos, art assets, author blog, and discussion forums. Additional challenge questions and lesson plans are available online for an enhanced learning experience.



這本全能指南將遊戲設計和數位藝術原則結合在一起,讓讀者同時學習在先進的遊戲引擎Unity中創建遊戲的技巧。Penny de Byl的《全方位Unity遊戲開發》已經重新改編為C#和Unity 2018&2019版本,並且充滿了圖片和教程,將幫助讀者獲得在獨立遊戲行業取得成功所需的多學科技能。《全方位Unity遊戲開發》還新增了對擴增實境、網絡和虛擬實境(如Oculus Rift)的涵蓋。附帶的網站www.holistic3d.com提供了補充材料,包括教學視頻、討論論壇和藝術資源。在de Byl的第三版Unity遊戲開發中,學習如何將藝術之美和程式之功能相結合。

- 在Unity中進行藝術和程式設計,這是個人開發者和小團隊解決這兩個任務的唯一一站式平台。
- 經過驗證的逐步教程,向您展示如何在Unity中設計和結構化整個遊戲,並使用藝術資源。
- 修訂以涵蓋Unity遊戲引擎的2018和2019版本。
- 新增對導航網格、擴增實境、移動構建和Mecanim的涵蓋。
- 介紹了基本的二維和三維數學和物理概念。
- 提供了一個免版稅可重複使用的遊戲機制組合。
- 經過改進和擴展的附帶網站www.holistic3d.com,提供項目源代碼、教學視頻、藝術資源、作者博客和討論論壇。額外的挑戰問題和課程計劃可在線上獲得,以提供更豐富的學習體驗。


Dr Penny de Byl, previously a professor of games and multimedia in Australia and Europe, is an award-winning teacher. Penny has taught computer science, computer graphics, artificial intelligence and games development at top-ranked universities for over 25 years. She is the founder of holistic3d.com an online game development course provider and has authored numerous books on artificial intelligence, game character development and Unity, winning the 2011 Unity Technologies' Unity Mobile Generation Great Education Giveaway. Dr de Byl actively consults for companies such as Unity and Wikitude.


Dr Penny de Byl博士,曾在澳洲和歐洲擔任遊戲和多媒體教授,是一位屢獲殊榮的教師。Penny在排名頂尖的大學教授計算機科學、計算機圖形學、人工智能和遊戲開發已超過25年。她是holistic3d.com的創始人,該網站提供線上遊戲開發課程,並撰寫了許多關於人工智能、遊戲角色開發和Unity的書籍,並贏得了2011年Unity Technologies的Unity Mobile Generation Great Education Giveaway獎項。de Byl博士也積極為Unity和Wikitude等公司提供諮詢服務。