UNITY Game Development Workshop at SLTC.


Game Development workshop offers participants an exciting opportunity to learn modern game design and development skills needed in today’s growing interactive entertainment industry. Workshop uses the Unity, the most popular cross-platform game engine developed by Unity Technologies.

From conceptualization, to game play mechanics, artificial intelligence, design and production, participants will learn how to use and maximize the Unity game development environment to create powerful games for web, mobile, or console platforms.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

  • Game Development & Getting to know Unity
  • Understanding Game Space & Scene
  • Scripting in C#
  • Game Physics
  • User Interface & GUI
  • Finishing Game Content

Date / Time-

Sunday, July 23 at 9 AM – 4 PM

At-

Sri Lanka Technological Campus

Trace Expert City,

Tripoli Market Square, Colombo 10

Sri Lanka.

Event Page-

https://www.facebook.com/events/315077352267888/

Register Now –

http://www.sltc.lk/index.php/2017/06/09/game-development-workshop/

Southeast Asia MVP Community Connection (MCC) in Jakarta.


MVP Community Connection is a day to connect, learn, inspire and celebrate the local MVP community and MS employees.

Agenda-

I will be also conducting a session at the event.

 

Date & Time:

May 26th (Friday) Start 12:00 pm, May 27th (Saturday) Finish 2:00 pm

 

Location:

Intercontinental Jakarta.

About Jakarta ,Indonesia.

 

Unity Game Development Course Sri Lanka.


Unity Game Development course provides students with a dynamic opportunity to gain up-to-date game design , development skills and processes needed in today’s exciting interactive entertainment industry.

From conceptualization to game play mechanics and artificial intelligence, to design and production, students will learn how to use and maximize the Unity game development tool to create powerful games for web, mobile, or console.

 

Course Outline

Game Development & Getting to know Unity

· Unity Interface

· Integrating objects into Unity

· Prefabs & Components

· Textures & Models

· Planning your game

Understanding Game Space & Scene

· Understanding 3-D Space

· Manipulation of Objects

· Difference between local and global values

· Setting up the Camera

· Game Light

· Shader

Scripting in C#

· Variables data types and declaration

· If & Else Statements

· For Loops

· Unity Classes

· Inputs

· Animations

· Creating Player Movement

Game Physics

· Game Physics

· Collision and Trigger Detection

· Managing enemy unity

Weapons & Game Life

· Creating Weapon prefabs

· Weapon Scripts

· Shooting & Hitting enemies

· Scripting Game Life and Game Over

Creating Particle Systems & Special Effects

· Particle System

· Adding Particle system to Script

· Skybox

· Environment

User Interface & GUI

· Designing User Interface

· Scirpting GUI Interface

· Creating Main Menu

· Importance of Screen Flow & User Experience

Finishing Game Content

· Adding Audio Manager

· Adding Animations

· Saving and Loading Game

· Optimization for Tablets & Mobile

· Publishing Game

Course Project

Students will create their own personal game built on their imagination utilizing the techniques learn during the course.

 

By-
Uditha Bandara B.Sc(IT) is specializes in Microsoft XNA Game development for Windows Phone, Xbox 360, PC, and Zune.  He is the South East Asia`s First XNA/DirectX MVP (Most Valuable Professional).  He had delivered sessions at various events and conferences in Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka and India. He has published several books,articles, tutorials, and game demos on his XNA Game Development Blog –
https://uditha.wordpress.com


Duration – 30 hours

Contact    071-6092918
udithamail@yahoo.com

udithait@gmail.com

Game Design and Development Course at ANC.


Setting Up Android Studio.


To Install Android studio first you need to download the IDE Software and Java SE Development Kit 8.

Android IDE

https://developer.android.com/studio/index.html

Java SE Development Kit 8.

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jdk8-downloads-2133151.html

 

Then install Java SE Development Kit 8. Afterward you can install Android Studio.

 

Welcome screen of the setup.

 

Then you can select the components to install .Its recommended to select all.

 

After that you can select the hard drive location.

 

 

When the setup completes you can see the Android Studio logo.

 

Then it will take couple of minutes (based on internet connection speed) to download other necessary Components.

This update will make sure that you have everything up to date to run Android Studio.

 

Now you are ready to Android Studio for the 1st time.

If you have any question related to Android setup or Development you can contact me-

udithait@gmail.com

Mobile- +94 071-6092918

Android Application Development Course Sri Lanka.


 

Course Outline

· Getting Started with Android Programming

o What is Android?                                                                                                                                           

o Obtaining the Required Tools                                                                                                                   

o Creating Your First Android Application                                                                

o Anatomy of an Android Application            

· Activities, Fragments, and Intents

o Understanding Activities                                                                                                            

o Linking Activities Using Intents                                                                                                 

o Fragments                                                                                                                                        

o Calling Built-In Applications Using Intents                                                                            

o Displaying Notifications         

· Getting to Know the Android User Interface

o Understanding the Components of a Screen                                                                                     

o Adapting to Display Orientation                                                                                                               

o Managing Changes to Screen Orientation                                                                           

o Utilizing the Action Bar                                                                                                                

o Creating the User Interface Programmatically                                                   

o Listening for UI Notifications            

· Designing Your User Interface with Views

o Using Basic Views                                                                                                                                          

o Using Picker Views                                                                                                                                        

o Using List Views to Display Long Lists                                                                                                     

o Understanding Specialized Fragments               

· Displaying Pictures and Menus with Views

o Using Image Views to Display Pictures                                                                                  

o Using Menus with Views                                                                                            

o Some Additional Views         

· Data Persistence

o Saving and Loading User Preferences                                                                   

o Persisting Data to Files                                                                                                                 

o Creating and Using Databases

· Content Providers

o Sharing Data in Android                                                                                               

o Using a Content Provider                                                                                           

o Creating Your Own Content Providers                                                                  

o Using the Content Provider           

· Messaging

o SMS Messaging                                                                                                              

o Sending E-mail                            

· Location-Based Services

o Displaying Maps                                             

o Getting Location Data                                                                                                  

o Monitoring a Location                                                                                                  

o Project – Building a Location Tracker           

· Networking      

o Consuming Web Services Using HTTP   

o Consuming JSON Services                                                                                          

o Sockets Programming                           

· Developing Android Services

o Creating Your Own Services                                                                      

o Establishing Communication between a Service and an Activity                

o Binding Activities to Services                                                                                     

o Understanding Threading                                                                                                                          

· Publishing Android Applications

o Preparing for Publishing                                                                                                              

Deploying APK Files

 

By-
Uditha Bandara B.Sc(IT) is specializes in Microsoft XNA Game development for Windows Phone, Xbox 360, PC, and Zune.  He is the South East Asia`s First XNA/DirectX MVP (Most Valuable Professional).  He had delivered sessions at various events and conferences in Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka and India. He has published several books,articles, tutorials, and game demos on his XNA Game Development Blog – https://uditha.wordpress.com


Duration – 30 hours

Contact    071-6092918
udithamail@yahoo.com

Microsoft® MVP (Most Valuable Professional) in Visual Studio and Development Technologies for Year 2016 – 2017.


  

Last month I got an email from Microsoft saying that I have been awarded Microsoft Visual Studio and Development Technologies MVP title for Year 2016.

It was really memorable moment for me. And proud to be a Microsoft MVP for this year. Also this is my 7th Years as a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP).

There are now total 991 MVPs for Visual Studio and Development Technologies.

https://mvp.microsoft.com/en-us/MvpSearch?ex=Visual+Studio+and+Development+Technologies&sc=s

About MVP Program.

https://mvp.microsoft.com/en-us/

My MVP Profile.

http://mvp.microsoft.com/en-us/mvp/Uditha%20Sampath%20Bandara-4028378