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Author Sewell, Brenden,
Title Blueprints Visual Scripting for Unreal Engine : build professional 3D games with Unreal Engine 4's Visual Scripting system / Brenden Sewell.
Imprint Birmingham, UK : Packt Publishing, 2015.

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Author Sewell, Brenden,
Series Community experience distilled
Community experience distilled.
Subject Computer games -- Programming.
Computer games -- Design.
UnrealScript (Computer program language)
Computer animation.
Three-dimensional modeling.
Add Title Build professional 3D games with Unreal Engine 4's Visual Scripting system
Build professional three D games with Unreal Engine 4's Visual Scripting system
Build professional three dimensional games with Unreal Engine 4's Visual Scripting system
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
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Author Sewell, Brenden,
Series Community experience distilled
Community experience distilled.
Subject Computer games -- Programming.
Computer games -- Design.
UnrealScript (Computer program language)
Computer animation.
Three-dimensional modeling.
Add Title Build professional 3D games with Unreal Engine 4's Visual Scripting system
Build professional three D games with Unreal Engine 4's Visual Scripting system
Build professional three dimensional games with Unreal Engine 4's Visual Scripting system
Description 1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations
Note Online resource; title from cover (Safari, viewed August 13, 2015).
Includes index.
Contents ""Cover""; ""Copyright""; ""Credits""; ""About the Author""; ""About the Reviewers""; ""www.PacktPub.com""; ""Table of Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Chapter 1: Object Interaction with Blueprints""; ""Creating a project and the first level""; ""Setting a template for a new project""; ""Making sense of the project settings""; ""Creating the project""; ""Adding objects to our level""; ""Exploring materials""; ""Creating materials""; ""Material Properties and Blueprint Nodes""; ""Adding substance to our material""; ""Creating our first Blueprint""; ""Exploring the Event Graph panel""
""Detecting a hit""""Swapping a material""; ""Improving the Blueprint""; ""Adding movement""; ""Changing actor mobility and collision""; ""Breaking down our goal""; ""Storing data with variables""; ""Readying direction for calculations""; ""Getting relative speed using delta time""; ""Translating the existing location""; ""Updating location""; ""Changing direction""; ""Testing moving targets""; ""Summary""; ""Chapter 2: Enhancing Player Abilities""; ""Adding the running functionality by extending a Blueprint""; ""Breaking down the Blueprint character movement""; ""Customizing control inputs""
""Adding a sprint ability""""Animating a zoom view""; ""Using a timeline to smooth transitions""; ""Increasing the projectile's speed""; ""Adding sound and particle effects""; ""Giving our targets state with branches""; ""Triggering sound effects, explosions, and destruction""; ""Summary""; ""Chapter 3: Creating Screen UI Elements""; ""Creating simple UI meters with UMG""; ""Drawing shapes with widget Blueprints""; ""Customizing the meter's appearance""; ""Creating ammo and enemy counters""; ""Displaying the HUD""; ""Connecting UI values to player variables""
""Creating bindings for health and stamina""""Making text bindings""; ""Tracking the ammo and eliminated targets""; ""Reducing the ammo counter""; ""Increasing the targets eliminated counter""; ""Summary""; ""Chapter 4: Creating Constraints and Gameplay Objectives""; ""Constraining player actions""; ""Draining stamina while sprinting""; ""Using looping timers to repeat actions""; ""Blocking actions with branches""; ""Regenerating stamina""; ""Preventing firing actions when out of ammo""; ""Creating collectable objects""; ""Setting up collection logic""; ""Setting a gameplay win condition""
""Displaying a target goal in the HUD""""Creating a win menu screen""; ""Displaying the menu""; ""Triggering a win""; ""Summary""; ""Chapter 5: Making Moving Enemies with AI""; ""Setting up the enemy actor to navigate""; ""Importing from the marketplace""; ""Expanding the play area""; ""Making the level traversable with a NavMesh""; ""Setting the stage for intelligence with AI assets""; ""Creating navigation behavior""; ""Setting up patrol points""; ""Enabling communication between assets""; ""Teaching our AI to walk with the Behavior Tree""; ""Making the AI chase the player""
Summary Whether you are an experienced game designer or artist looking to test your latest idea, or a complete novice looking to build their first video game, this is a great place to start learning how to build complex game mechanics quickly and easily without writing any text code. No programming experience required!
ISBN 9781785285097 (electronic bk.)
1785285092 (electronic bk.)
1785286013
9781785286018
9781785286018
OCLC # 918864027
Additional Format Print version: Sewell, Brenden. Blueprints visual scripting for unreal engine : build professional 3D games with unreal engine 4's visual scripting system. Birmingham, England ; Mumbai, [India] : Packt Publishing, 2015 ix, 166 pages Community experience distilled. 9781785286018


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