Posts by Olly Nicholson

Turn your character into a player!


This blog post will run you through the steps to import, animate and control your character as a player in Unity. It is designed to be 3D pa... Read more

Made in Brighton!


Unity was in full effect at the Made in Brighton games conference yesterday - getting a mention right off the bat in the first talk. The sou... Read more

Tips for water in Unity


This post will show you how to create water with a custom mesh, adjust the settings and gain some artist insight into making water look nice... Read more

Animating skinned mesh along waypoints in Unity


This post is a guide to importing a skinned mesh with a looping animation and then animating it's position in Unity. At the end of the guid... Read more

Art Assets – best practice guide


Unity supports textured 3D models from a variety of programs or sources. This short guide has been put together by games artists with deve... Read more

Unity Hotkeys – keyboard shortcuts in Unity


This page gives an overview of the default Unity Hotkeys Read more

Procedural materials tutorial – Substance in Unity


This guide is designed to briefly explain what Substance is, how to create new substance materials from a substance material asset, apply th... Read more