If you're new to the topic of game art, you've found the perfect guide to get you up to speed quickly. "Game Art For Teens, Second Edition" will help you develop the skills you need to create amazing art for your games. Utilizing the latest version of Maya, this book contains several step-by-step projects covering character modeling and animation, world and level creation, special effects, and art for 2D games. It focuses on 3D model building texturing and animation along with traditional 2D painting and photo manipulation.
Table of Contents:
1. Getting Started in Game Art 2. 2D Art Creation 3. 2D Animation 4. The 3D Model 5. Building Interiors 6. Lighting and Reflections 7. Exterior Environments 8. Game Objects 9. Creating a Characters for Games 10. Texture Mapping 11. Rigging and Animation 12. Special Effects