Category Archives: No-Code Videogame Development Using Unity and Playmaker

Tutorial Tues! Live Gamedev Lessons on Twitch!!!

By | August 29, 2017

You know twitch.tv as the game, and often, gamedev streaming video site. But why can’t it also be used for educational purposes, to host live lessons? Honestly, I’m sure someone has done that already. But when I do it, it will be better! 🙂 Soon I’ll be streaming live gamedev lessons on twitch!!! I’m in the… Read More »

#UdemyExit

By | August 18, 2016

Recently Udemy has foisted a forced arbitration clause upon its users and content creators. Arbitration creates a parallel, bizarro legal universe in which people have no legal rights and corporations grant themselves even more power. Forcing arbitration upon your customers is an explicit admission that your business practices will not hold up under legal scrutiny.… Read More »

dlc.zip

By | August 4, 2016

Re: No-Code Video Game Development Using Unity and Playmaker. It has recently come to my attention that I mistakenly uploaded an outdated version of dlc.zip to http://nickelcitypixels.com/noCodeBook/dlc.zip. I apologize for the inconvenience. I’ve rectified the issue; the correct dlc.zip version is now available at: http://nickelcitypixels.com/noCodeBook/dlc.zip Thank you to Ferdinand for bringing the error to my… Read More »

Like I always told you, if you put your mind to it you can accomplish anything!

By | June 13, 2016

This just arrived, oh hi Marty. I think it’s your new book! A Note from Admin: I hope you found this content useful. If so, please like and subscribe and consider contributing to so that I can continue to produce great #gamedev and #game art content while battling cancer! Subscribe and get ahead with the… Read More »

Self-Promotion Saturday! Asset store, about and our sponsors

By | June 11, 2016

This week has been pretty productive; The Nickel City Pixels Asset Store premiered, Sketchfab has been integrated so as to facilitate model viewing, sidebar links have been installed, No-Code Video Game Development Using Unity and Playmaker is now available for purchase on Amazon(!), and an About page has been deployed! The About page features links… Read More »

The end of code. All of June: No-Code Video Game Development Using Unity and Playmaker for Just $10!

By | May 28, 2016

The article is about machine learning, but Wired’s provocative and prescient June issue could’ve just as easily been about state machine technology. Also in June: the imminent release of the No-Code book and the beginnings of a new book and video course! June is shaping up to be a celebration of barrier breaking tech and… Read More »

Self-Promotion Saturday! No-Code Student Testimonial #2

By | April 9, 2016

No-code Video Game Development with Unity3d and Playmaker teaches you how to create a modest FPS horror-survival video game without ever having to write a single line of code! By leveraging the powerful new technology of State Machines, a game developer can eliminate code and instead make diagrams to control the game’s operations. Creating a… Read More »