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Unity Strategy Game Development Academy

Learn to build strategy games with Unity!

Claiming massive hits like Civilization VI and Clash of Clans, the strategy genre is a pillar of game development.

Knowing how to work with this genre will set you up for success, and when it comes to building strategy games, the Unity Engine is the perfect choice. It’s powerful, versatile, and includes a range of features that are essential for strategy game development – including AI systems, cross-platform support, and multiplayer functionality.

 

 

THE UNITY STRATEGY GAME DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY

The Unity Strategy Game Development Academy is the world’s most comprehensive collection of courses on building strategy games with Unity. You’ll be guided step-by-step through creating your own projects, including:

These courses will put you on the fast track to building strategy games – once you’ve mastered the basics of Unity, you’ll create your first strategy game in just 75 minutes! You’ll learn reusable systems like technology trees, along with turn-based and real-time gameplay, resource management, and multiplayer mechanics – all skills that can be applied to building your own unique projects.

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  • Resource management
  • Enemy wave spawning
  • Unit movement & combat
  • Procedural maps
  • Turn-based & real-time formats
  • Enemy AI & state machines
  • Technology trees
  • Multiplayer with Photon networking

 

WHY DEVELOP STRATEGY GAMES?

With a multi-billion dollar market and strong career opportunities, the games industry is full of great opportunities for developers – especially if they know how to make strategy games, one of the most popular genres on the market.

Unity – the engine used in this course – is one of the most popular engines in the world – so you can be confident that the skills you’ll learn will set you up for future success.

Bar graph showing Unity as the most popular engine

Average salaries for various game dev related positions

Linechart showing the global games market forecast until 2025

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  • 29h 2m
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  • Certificate of Completion
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WHO CAN TAKE THESE COURSES?

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.

More experienced? Whether you’re wanting to brush up, expand your skills, or learn a new technology, our courses are structured in a way that makes it easy to skip ahead to the lessons that are relevant and interesting to you.

REINFORCE YOUR LEARNING

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:

COURSES BY THE WORLD’S BEST

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.

YOUR COURSES, YOUR WAY

Learn with project-based courses that are designed to be flexible – access them 24/7, fit them around your schedule, and choose the learning materials that suit you best.

With an online platform optimized for all modern devices, you can even learn on the go!

✅ Watch video lessons

✅ Download course printouts

✅ Explore interactive lessons

✅ Practice with source code

✅ Build real projects

✅ Earn completion certificates

ACHIEVE REAL RESULTS

Our community of 1,000,000+ learners and developers have used the skills learned with us to publish their own games and websites, land their dream jobs, and even start their own businesses – and you have the potential to do the same!

Check out what our learners think below:

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I love the lectures, concise course objectives, and how they not only teach you enough to get started, but prepare you for the advanced stuff later down the road.

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With Zenva, I started learning a more accurate way to approach problems and develop solutions. It’s full of interesting topics that I love to learn in conjunction with my work.

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I chose Zenva because of the large selection of topics and the fact that I can choose what courses I want to take whenever I want to take them. That level of freedom is unique to Zenva.

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ANDREA CARDENAS-ROEDER

The Unity courses at Zenva helped me achieve a level of comfort with game development that I didn’t think was possible. They give you the confidence to expand your skills, and were so easy to understand.

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