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This workshop is a must-have for anyone who wants to create their own 2D video games and play them on their own phone. You’ll be introduced to the core principles of designing and developing an engaging 2D video game and learn how to analyze what makes your favorite games so fun to play while you’re guided through the many robust features of Unity. Imagine creating your own game with your own characters, story, and gameplay while being able to play it on your own phone!

You’ll work on hands-on projects and exercises that provide you the opportunity to apply the concepts learned to creating your own 2D video games. By the end of the course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge to design and iterate your own basic video game which you can continue to develop and refine at home.

As a game engine, Unity is a powerful tool used by professionals and hobbyists alike to bring their projects and complex, engaging 2D games to life. Unleash your creativity and join the ranks of developers who have leveraged the program to create everything from small hit mobile games to best-selling indies on the world’s most popular libraries. This workshop is designed for anyone who wants to take their love of gaming to the next level.

Students will learn:

  • To understand the core principles of designing and developing engaging 2D video games.
  • To understand the features of Unity game engine.
  • The ability to design and iterate their own basic video game which they can continue to develop and refine at home.
  • To understand the impact of game development on society and the opportunities it creates.

Outcomes of the workshop:

  • Design and develop your own 2D video game to play on your phone.


  • 19 June to 30 June

Summer courses for 2023 have concluded. Please submit a request for more information if you are interested in future workshops and other academic programs.

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Location: DigiPen Europe-Bilbao Campus

Duration: 50 Hours


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