The CSI Student branch of Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore conducted workshop on “Game Development” on March 25-27, 2014. Around 70 students participated in the workshop which was held in three days.


A brief introduction on "How to Implement Algorithms and Data Structures in Game-development" and setting of the software was done in the first day.


The second day was divided into 3 sessions. The first session was about Introduction to the Interface of the Work Environment. The second session was about Creating a Terrain for the Game. The third session was about Basics of Game Scripting like Functions and Variable. The topics covered were:

  • Unity Basics
  • Basic Navigation through unity interface.
  • Creating abstract 3d objects.
  • Studying the properties of a 3d object.
  • Creating terrain using the unity.
  • Terrain editor tool.
  • Creating and adding the 3d-tree object.
  • Painting textures over the terrain.
  • Adding a camera to the view zone


The third day also saw 3 sessions. In the first session, Advanced Features of Game Scripting was covered. In the second session, The Physics of the Game-engine was explored. The last session was covered with the following topics:

  • About animation
  • GUI creation for the game.
  • Introduction to mathematical scripting for AI scripting.
  • Exploring various texture features to make the objects realistic.
  • Rendering the project to the required platform.
  • Test the game for bugs.
Event Details
2014-03-25 08:45 to 2014-03-27 16:45
School of Engineering