Godot 101 – Game Engine Foundations

This Godot 4 tutorial is a subset of lessons from Intro to Godot 4 Game Development, which is included as a part of our all-access package.

Master Godot 4 – an open-source solution for building 2D & 3D games!

Godot is an immensely popular engine – and with a price of free, it’s perfect for users of any skill level.

Through this entry-level course, you’ll discover the core tools Godot 4 offers you for creating your dream games. You’ll also explore how its easy-to-use node system and Python-like language GDScript make developing simple and fast.

Dive in and gain the fundamentals you need to build any Godot 4 project that might come your way.

You will learn how to:

  • Utilize engine tools
  • Set up nodes & scenes
  • Work with 3D & 2D
  • Add lighting
  • Create scripts
  • Use variables in GDScript

… and more!

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We start with the absolute basics and go through everything step-by-step – so even if you have zero experience in programming, you’ll be able to easily follow along.

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Zenva’s courses feature quick challenges that will speed up your learning.

Access live coding lessons where you can practice coding right in your browser, and instantly see the results of any changes you make to the code:

Reinforce key concepts with in-course quizzes, which appear throughout courses:

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Our course instructors aren’t just fun to learn from – they’re also serious gamers, qualified coders, and have been formally certified by Unity Technologies and CompTIA for their excellent programming and teaching skills. That way, you can be confident that you’re developing strong, modern skills that will set you up for success as a game developer.

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No previous experience with Godot or GDScript is required

Learn the basics of Godot 4 – the fast, free, and open source engine for 2D & 3D game development

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  • Certificate of completion
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