Want to get skilled in designing appealing user interfaces for any app or site! This 2D Game UI Design course will outline the development of games, including the designing and programming of games. Learn how to develop artwork and audio, and familiarise with current best practices and features applicable to UI design, which can be tested to ensure the delivery of intended playing experience and other technical errors. Project’s strategy, scope, information architecture, developing sitemaps and wireframes are some of the key issues which will be covered in this program.
The field of user interface design is in high demand, but the skills and expertise you will achieve in this area are applicable to a wide variety of professions, from marketing to web design, to human-computer interaction.
What you’ll learn
- Create fresh User Interface for 2D video games with Inkscape
- Create several types of icons and buttons for your game UI
- Use Inkscape on a higher level to create what you need for your game (i.e. menu items, buttons, icons)
- You need the free software Inkscape
- Inkscape knowledge is not obligatory, but a very basic knowledge helps!
Who this course is for:
- Developers, who want to design their own games
- Designers, who want to learn more about Game UI Design
- This course is NOT for you if you are a seasoned UI designer. This is a beginner course!
|Start with the basics|
|Welcome to Game UI design with Inkscape!||FREE||00:02:00|
|The 3 Cs of good game UIdesign||00:04:00|
|What is HUD||00:03:00|
|Before youdraw SKETCH!||00:02:00|
|Basic Button Bases||00:18:00|
|Creating general game icons|
|What makes a good icon||00:04:00|
|Very simple icons||00:06:00|
|More complex icons and drawing methods||00:09:00|
|Complex icons for a fantasy game||00:20:00|
|Creating an icon set for a ninja game||00:19:00|
|Drawing UI for a Space shooter game with Inkscape!|
|Space shooter UI design – Part #1||00:18:00|
|Space shooter UI design – Part #2||00:18:00|
|Drawing a fantasy game UI|
|Fantasy game UI – Part #1||00:20:00|
|Fantasy game UI – Part #2||00:19:00|
|Fantasy game UI – Part #3||00:16:00|
|Fantasy game UI – Part #4||00:12:00|
|Drawing UI for a cartoon style candy or gem matching game|
|Gemstone game UI – Part #1||00:21:00|
|Gemstone game UI – Part #2||00:20:00|
This course is for anyone who's interested in this topic and wants to learn more about it. This course will also help you gain potential professional skills.
No prior qualifications are needed to take this course.
You can study this course from wherever and whenever you want. You can study at your own pace and from any device. Just log in to your account from any device and start learning!
Yes, there is a test at the end of the course. Once you’ve completed all the modules of the course, you will have to give a multiple-choice test. The questions will be based on the topics of the modules you studied. And of course, you can take the test at any time, from any device and from anywhere you want.
Don’t worry if you fail the test, you can retake it as many times as you want.
You don’t have to wait a minute after your payment has been received, you can begin immediately. You will create your login details during the checkout process and we will also send you an email confirming your login details.
We make the payment process easy for you. You can either use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Solo cards or PayPal account to pay for the online course. We use the latest SSL encryption for all transactions, so your order is safe and secure.
After you complete the course, you’ll immediately receive a free printable PDF certificate. Hard Copy certificate is also available, and you can get one for just £9! You may have to wait for 3 to 9 days to get the hard copy certificate.