$ 19.00   USD
  • Course Code:  RS01

  • Term:  Open

  • Open for Enrollment

  • Self-paced

  • Course Author(s)
    Richard Sneyd

Original Price:   $ 19.00   USD

Create your First Computer Game with Stencyl


Game Development

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    Richard Sneyd


Create your First Computer Game with Stencyl 



No prior experience is required to take this course. Learning from the ground up, you will acquire all the skills necessary to Design and Create your very own computer games, which can then be shared with your friends, or even published to commercial markets such as flash portals, the App Store & Google play. Using the unique logic block system of Stencyl thought in this Stencyl Course, you will be able to create a game of any genre, quickly and effectively. Please follow through the lectures sequentially, and always maximize the videos to get the most out of them. Among many other things, by the end of the course you will have learned how to:

Create a top-down perspective for your   game

Move characters with the keyboard

Easily rotate actors to look at the mouse cursor

Spawn and destroy actors in real-time, at will

Write simple and advanced AI for non-player characters

Design levels using tile-sets and actors

Create health bars

Implement game rules to determine between success or failure

For the most effective learning experience, it is essential that you pay close attention to each lecture in order, and then complete the task yourself. If you struggle, watch the video again until you get the full sense of the lesson. Get excited, this is a learning experience you'll never forget. Prepare to start making your own games with Stencyl.


What are the requirements?

A computer, either Windows or Mac, which can run Stencyl. Almost any computer should be capable of this

Enthusiasm about the subject


What am I going to get from this course?

Over 42 lectures and 6 hours of content!

By the end of this course, you will be capable of creating your own 2D games

You will learn to build logic in a visual interface, skills which are transferable to traditional programming if & when you choose to take that step

You will learn to create your own sprites with Photoshop

You will have acquired a skillset which, in the near future, will allow you to publish your creations to Windows Desktop, Windows 8, Mac OS, IOS & Android

What is the target audience?

Complete Beginners

Hobbyists who wish to create their first production quality, cross-platform title in less time


Indie Developers, Looking For a Faster Way To Build Multi-Platform Games



Instructor Biography


Richard Sneyd

Game Design Lecturer, Founder & CEO of CyberMyth Games


Richard Sneyd (1st Class B.A Hons.) is founder and CEO of CyberMyth Games, and administrator of CMG Academy, the no. 1 source of professional quality online training for digital art, development and design courses. In the performance of his duties within the company, he must wear many hats, including that of a programmer, designer, digital 2D & 3D artist, sound designer, scriptwriter, texture artist, leader, marketer and business man.


He is also a fully registered, qualified, and highly experienced lecturer. His speciality subjects include 3D Modelling & Animation, Computer Game Programming, 2D Image Processing, Game Design, Desktop Audio, Psychology, Consumer Behavior, Human Resources & Business Management.


Richard is enthusiastic about his work, with students and colleagues noting that he is a highly dedicated and accomplished teacher. All of his courses are characterized by a steady, incremental flow of information, and a lucid teaching style which is easy to understand and follow for all.

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