Tag Archive: tutorial

Great Unity Books Giveaway Contest!

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Great news for our readers! We have teamed up with Packt Publishing and are organizing a Giveaway for you and six lucky winners stand a chance to win a copy of the best-selling books on Unity. First let’s look at these two new books for leveling up your Unity skill: Overview of Unity 3.x Game…

ex2D 1.2.1 Released, Video Introduction About Features And Changes

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ex2D 1.2.1 has been released! Now you can let sprite inherit the parent sprite’s scale by setting up Normalize Sprite Scales. This will give the sprite scale the same behavior as Unity’s native transform scale. So you can scale a bunch of child sprites together if you control the parent scale. Another cool feature we…

Video Tutorial: Make A Button Cooldown Effect With ex2D And DepthMask In Unity

How To Make a Button Cooldown Effect in Unity (Powered by ex2D) - YouTube

This tutorial is inspired by a user question in ex2D Unity Community thread: http://forum.unity3d.com/threads/101811-ex2D-the-best-2D-sprite-solution-for-Unity-RELEASED/page11 The effect we are aiming for: To get this effect, we need two sprite and animated objects with “Depth Mask” shader to mask one of the sprite dynamically. First you need to get the “Depth Mask” shader from pixelplacement’s blog: http://pixelplacement.com/2011/02/15/masking-in-unity/…

ex2D Video Tutorial Episode 2: Combined Animation Power!

Another episode of ex2D for Unity video tutorial series! This time we are going to combine the power of Unity animation view and ex2D sprite animation editor, to create professional 2D sprite animation and cinematics! With ex2D sprite animation editor, you can attach event to a certain frame in the timeline, and use the event…

ex2D Beta2 Released!

ex2D Homepage ex2D Discussion thread on Unity Forum This is our first middleware (or just “tool”) made for the Unity community. ex2D is a Unity extension provides a full 2D sprite workflow including static sprite, sprite animation, texture atlas and bitmap font. It’s developed following the Unity standard closely so you can pick it up…