For a while now I have been playing with Unity, watching demo’s and learning a lot but I have never built a ‘complete’ game (I made a falling block/obstacle dodging game a year or so ago but never finished it with menus and ui ).
With Unity’s 2D framework now out (been waiting for this for ages), not having to rely on third parties like 2Dtoolkit, I decided to get my teeth stuck in an make my first first ‘full’ game. I wanted to make something simple so I could focus on the api rather than the game design, whilst thinking about what game I could make I realised that I had never made Asteroids or any of the other classic arcade games. So I decided to start with Asteroids.
I made a worthy donation for the art used in the game created by Kenny and got to work, here is the end result: