There are people who carry the passion for video games so close to the surface that they not only leave her in the experience of playing and knowing by heart data that would be of great help in a game show, but also direct her to the restlessness of learn to play games.

If you are one of those people, but you have no idea where to start, there are several options that we have even already told you about, such as first faculty in Mexico with a Bachelor’s Degree in Video Game Design and Development.

But if you want to explore options remote, could you approach one that Microsoft just announced and that, in addition to everything, will be free.

Is about Xbox Academy, a workshop designed to ‘inspire the next generation of game creators and to give you a look at their design and development ‘.

This initiative is the result of a alliance between Microsoft Store with East London Arts and Music, Games London and Playground Games, and will focus on the basics of game design, under the idea of ​​providing the necessary knowledge to begin to pave the way.

Understand the process development skills and learn to use tools such as Unity are some of the skills that will be obtained.

It’s important pointing that spaces are limited and that registration will be for one of four 90-minute virtual sessions facilitated by Microsoft Store and its partners.

Those who attend the workshop must have at least 16 years and they will need to follow these steps to follow the session:

  • Download and install Unity 2020
  • Create a new project
  • Download the 3D Game Kit Resource File
  • Try and play

The workshop will begin at the end of September and will undoubtedly be a great opportunity for those who want to take their passion for video games beyond the usual. Check the details in your website.