Learn what Garbage in Unity is, where it comes from, why it’s a problem and what you can do to avoid it, in my in-depth beginner’s guide.
Is Unity free? (and will you ever need Unity Pro?)
Most people can use Unity for free, even when earning money as a developer. Find out when you might want, or need, to upgrade to Unity Pro.
How to spawn an object in Unity (using Instantiate)
Learn how to spawn prefabs, create new empty objects & improve performance with object pools, in my in-depth guide to Instantiate in Unity.
How to lock & hide the cursor in Unity
Learn how to lock & hide the cursor in Unity, how to keep the mouse on screen & how to detect mouse input, even when the cursor is locked.
Godot vs Unity (for making your first game)
Which engine is better for making your first game? Unity or Godot? Decide for yourself using our beginner’s comparison guide.
How to capture the screen in Unity (3 methods)
Learn how to take high-quality screenshots in your game and in the Unity editor in my in-depth beginner’s guide.
How to write a game design document (with examples)
Learn how to keep track of your game’s development using a game design document, in my in-depth beginner’s guide.
How to start making a game (a guide to planning your first project)
Learn how to turn your idea for a game into a real project, with my useful strategies for planning, managing & working on your first project.
How to use script composition in Unity
Learn how to reuse scripts and behaviours on different objects easily, using the script composition method in Unity.
How to structure your Unity project (best practice tips)
Learn how to keep your Unity project simple and easy to work with by keeping your scenes, your objects and your project files organised.