Easy AR in Unreal Engine 5 – Simple XR Game Development

Learn how to design your own AR game from scratch using Unreal Engine 5

What You’ll Learn

What you’ll learn

  • Gain an excellent general knowledge of video game design..
  • Learn how to design games using Unreal Engine 5.
  • Product designing.
  • Learn the architectural way of game design.

Course Content

  • Course Overview –> 2 lectures • 6min.
  • Unreal Introduction –> 4 lectures • 13min.
  • Build a New Unreal Project –> 2 lectures • 5min.
  • Build an Augmented Reality Project from Scratch –> 5 lectures • 29min.
  • Test Augmented Reality with a Phone Camera –> 6 lectures • 30min.

Easy AR in Unreal Engine 5 – Simple XR Game Development

Requirements

What You’ll Learn

  • Build an Augmented Reality Project from Scratch
  • Test Augmented Reality with a Phone Camera

Experience

  • Unreal experience recommended
  • No augmented reality experience necessary

What You’ll Need

We’ll show you how to get everything you need for this course.

  • Epic Games account (free)
  • Epic Games launcher (free)
    • To install Unreal Engine 5.0 Early Access
  • Windows computer
    • Unreal runs slow even on M1 Mac with Parallels Windows Virtual Machine
  • Android Studio 4.0
    • To launch Unreal project on an Android device
  • Android device with armv64
    • iOS device not recommended without a Mac

All source files provided!

  • Open with the Epic Games Launcher

We’ll be using Blueprints to write the scripts for this project. We won’t be using C++. Blueprints are a great alternative for beginners. As a game developer, you should know how to use BOTH blueprints and programming languages.

  • Visual scripting
  • Alternative to C++
  • Great for beginners
  • Easier to debug
  • Good to know both

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