Unity Resources

Unity Tutorials and Resources

This page includes several Unity resources that you may find helpful while working with Unity and Maya. Each tutorial is a several page pdf complete with text and screen shots. Click on a heading below to download the corresponding pdf file.

 

Adding an Animated Object to Unity from Maya

Explains the process of keyframing an object in Maya, then importing the model and animation into Unity.

 

Adding an Animated FBX Object to Unity from Maya

This is a variation of the Adding an Animated Object From Maya instructions. This time we save the animation as an FBX file, then import the model and animation into Unity.

 

Adding a Trigger to a Unity Animation Method #1

Helpful tutorial that shows how to create a sliding door with a Collider component. Whenever the First Person Controller enters or exits the collider, the door opens or closes.

 

Adding a Trigger to a Unity Animation Method #2

Similar to previous tutorial except this time the collider is a a separate object. The advantage to this method is that the collider doesn't move with the sliding door.

 

Importing a Textured Maya Model into Unity

Step by step instructions on adding a texture in Maya, then bringing the model into Unity with the texture still intact.