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The Absolute Beginner's Guide To Learning Unreal Engine 4!

——   Created by Michael Ricks

Get up to speed with a working knowledge of Unreal Engine 4 super QUICK and have FUN at the same time!

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Unreal Engine 4 has become a leading resource in the creation of games, animations, television shows and illustrations! In this course we will take the absolute beginner from knowing NOTHING about Unreal Engine 4 (UE4) to a workable understanding of:

  • Scene setup
  • Importing assets & characters
  • Lighting setup
  • Basic material setup and application
  • The Sequencer (Unreal Engine's animation & editing timeline)
  • Setting up a simple animation
  • Importing audio into the Sequencer
  • Rendering your movie out to a movie file for further manipulation
  • No knowledge of Unreal Engine 4 is required. You will learn the simple steps to get up and running in UE4 QUICKLY! And have lots of FUN in the process!

39 Lessons

4 mins
Where To Get Your Free Copy of Unreal Engine 4
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7 mins
Let's Take A Tour of The Epic Launcher!
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17 mins
Create Your First Project and Import The Robot
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4 mins
How To Create Folders To Organize Your Scene
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2 mins
How To Save Your Level (Scene)
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3 mins
How To Hide Scene Icons
5 mins
How To Open Different Viewports Such As Top, Side, Etc
4 mins
How To Dock and Undock Windows
6 mins
REVIEW: Remember The F Key and ALT Key Are Your Friends!
13 mins
Let's Drag & Drop Some Walls Into The Scene!
6 mins
Let's add materials to your walls!
2 mins
A quick look at materials in the Material Editor
5 mins
Let's Start By Deleting All Our Lights Then Adding Directional (Sun) Light
3 mins
Contact Shadows: One Of The Keys To Realism
4 mins
Set up your First Point Light
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About the instructor

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Michael Ricks
  • 6 courses

I've been making films and doing visual effects on indie films for over 15 years. When I discovered Unreal Engine 4 I was blown away …

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