I recently downloaded the UR4 and I would like to create a Super Mario sunshine like prototype what is the best way to start off. Please remember I’m new to so be gentle with me
Take a look at the basic video tutorials from epic games → https://www.youtube.com/user/UnrealDevelopmentKit/playlists Especially the blueprint tutorials, because you will need blueprints for your project.
After that start a project with the 3rd person bp template and directly jump right into the fun → create the character + animations, create all needed meshes,…
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Note that all assets must be made from scratch if you are making a fanmade mario game. Someone recreated the first level of Mario 64 in Unity and got a C&D because he used some assets from existing Mario games.