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Create 2D video game art with Inkscape!

——   Created by István Szép

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More about this course

If you have a good game idea, and you want to create your own custom graphics, this course is for you!

You will learn Inkscape, a free design program, and create all the game art you need to create a 2d mobile game! And why stop there?

As Inkscape is a vector graphics program, your game assets will be scalable and higly versatile. Create them once and use them on any device and any resolution! From Android and iPhones to desktop computers.

What we will create:

  • hearts and stars
  • platforms
  • buttons
  • characters
  • animations
  • backgrounds
  • and monster trucks :D

And while creating useful game art, you also learn all about Inkscape!

Join the course and

  • create characters, platforms, buttons and simple animations for your mobile game!
  • create quality game graphics, that can sell on online marketplaces!
  • create 2d game graphics suitable for Yoyo games Game Maker, Gamesalad, Unity 2D or any other program!
  • use the free design tool Inkscape and create much more than just game art

And remember: I am here to teach and help you! If you have any question, just ask!

The course project

After finishing the class, please present your very own game character and the game background design you created! Here is a simple example from the course - this is what we will making:

And PLEASE when your game is finished send us a link, show your game and make me proud :)

29 Lessons

3 mins
Course introduction
free preview
4 mins
Inkscape user interface
free preview
8 mins
My first object
7 mins
Dealing with multiple objects
6 mins
Basic color usage
10 mins
Path operations
11 mins
Gradient and group
9 mins
Modifying path - the fun begins here!
10 mins
BOOM! Create a bomb
4 mins
Export your svg file
7 mins
Export bitmap
7 mins
Text tool basics
6 mins
Align and distribute
6 mins
Creating button states
18 mins
Button variations
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About the instructor

István  Szép
István Szép
  • 4 courses

I am a graphic designer and design teacher from Budapest. I draw cute characters and clever logos, build websites and sometimes videogames. My main tool …

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Class benefits

  • Certificate of Completion
  • 30 day satisfaction guarantee
  • 24/7 streaming access
  • Project included
  • Direct teacher access
  • 4h 26m of on-demand video
  • 1 downloadable file
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