Learn 2D Game Special Effect Animation in Photoshop
Photoshop (you can get a 30 day free trial from Adobe)
(Not required!) Drawing tablet is recommended
You’ll create nine different animation projects in this course that will take you from beginner to expert!
You’ll gain instant access to all nine sections of the course. You’ll also gain access to all of my Photoshop files and sprite sheets that I create though out the course for you to use how ever you like. These assets can be used in your own games or just to study and trace over.
The course is setup to quickly take you through step by step, the process of creating special effect animations in Photoshop. It will equip you with the knowledge to create stunning designs and animations for 2D games!
Here’s what you get with the course:
You’ll get access to the nine sections of the course that will show you how to design, create, and animate effects from the ground up. The course is supported with over 2.5 hours of clear content that I walk you through each step of the way.
All at your fingers tips instantly.
The course starts with the basics. For those of you that have never used Photoshop I’ll walk you through the basic tools we’ll be using.
Next you will learn the two methods of creating animations in Photoshop and then you’ll create two mini animation projects using the two animation methods.
Once you’ve learned the basics of animation in Photoshop you are going to animate your first two effects. The two effects will be a glowing play button and an exploding magic orb!
At this point you will begin learning new effect animations one animation at a time. The animation list goes as follows:
Lighting bolt effect
Sword swipe effect
Fire explosion effect
Fire flame effect
Dust explosion effect
Wooden crate explosion effect