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Create a Complete 2D Platformer in the Godot Engine

Learn how create 2D platformer from scratch in the Godot Engine, complete with particles, sound effects, UI, and more!
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(251 reviews)
12,106 students
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CourseMarks Score®

9.9

Freshness

8.3

Feedback

9.4

Content

Platform: Udemy
Video: 10h 50m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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9.4 / 10

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9.9 / 10
This course was last updated on 11/2021.

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8.3 / 10
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Content Score

9.4 / 10
Video Score: 9.2 / 10
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Detail Score: 9.6 / 10

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Extra Content Score: 9.5 / 10

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Table of contents

Description

This course will cover everything you need to know about creating a small 2D platformer from start to finish in the Godot Engine. This course covers all aspects of creating a complete platformer game in Godot including:
•Game mechanics like player movement, collectibles, and basic combat
•Hazards like spikes and enemies
•A seamless game loop and transitions between levels
•Scene structure and project organization
•Sound effects
•A main menu, pause menu, options menu, and other UI elements
•Finishing touches like camera shake, basic shaders, particle effects, and UI animations
This list is not exhaustive – please see the course outline for a glimpse into the topics that are covered.
The goal of this course is to show you how to take an empty project and turn it into a small, complete game. In doing so, this course will expose you to many aspects of the Godot engine from input handling, to tilemaps, to particles, to audio, and more. By the time you complete this course, you will feel comfortable working on your own projects in Godot. You will walk away from this course with a solid foundational understanding of making games that are not only functional but also fun.
This course will help you greatly if:
•You have some game development knowledge and want to learn Godot
•You have some programming knowledge and want to make games
•Your games feel sterile and lack polish
•You struggle to complete games and want to start and finish a project
•You regularly participate in game jams and want to improve your ability to craft a fun but short experience
Please note that this course is focused purely on the start-to-finish process of making a game. As such, there isn’t any time spent explaining fundamental programming concepts. Familiarity with programming is strongly recommended before taking this course. Any programming experience is fine – GDScript is easy to use.

You will learn

✓ 2D platformer mechanics – double jumping, dashing, collectables, and enemies
✓ Polish & Game Feel – particles, camera shake, scene transitions, and sound effects
✓ UI – main menu, pause menu, options menu, and other elements
✓ Publishing – exporting the project executable, updating the executable icon, and changing the boot splash
✓ Godot Engine Concepts – leveraging a variety of nodes, structuring scenes, signals, and more

Requirements

• Some programming knowledge

This course is for

• Intermediate programmers
• Intermediate game developers
• Beginner game developers with programming experience
• Individuals who are looking to push their project over the edge by adding polish and game feel

How much does the Create a Complete 2D Platformer in the Godot Engine course cost? Is it worth it?

The course costs $12.99. And currently there is a 63% discount on the original price of the course, which was $34.99. So you save $22 if you enroll the course now.

Does the Create a Complete 2D Platformer in the Godot Engine course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

YES, Create a Complete 2D Platformer in the Godot Engine has a 30-day money back guarantee. The 30-day refund policy is designed to allow students to study without risk.

Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

Currently we could not find a scholarship for the Create a Complete 2D Platformer in the Godot Engine course, but there is a $22 discount from the original price ($34.99). So the current price is just $12.99.

Who is the instructor? Is Firebelley Games a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

Firebelley Games has created 1 courses that got 251 reviews which are generally positive. Firebelley Games has taught 12,106 students and received a 4.6 average review out of 251 reviews. Depending on the information available, Firebelley Games is a TRUSTED instructor.
Professional Software Engineer
I am a professional software engineer with nearly 10 years of software engineering experience. For fun I like to make and publish video games. The Godot Engine is my engine of choice and I enjoy creating tutorials to help people along in their Godot learning process.

I’ve published several games on Steam using Godot. You can find them by searching the developer “Firebelley” on Steam. I’ve also participated in several game jams. Three of my games have placed top 100 overall in the Ludum Dare jam.

9.4

CourseMarks Score®

9.9

Freshness

8.3

Feedback

9.4

Content

Platform: Udemy
Video: 10h 50m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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