Crayta Tutorials

Introduction

We provide 2 main ways to learn Crayta:

  1. Training courses (this page) that have a running theme while they teach the fundamentals concepts of building games and worlds in Crayta.
  2. Tutorials grouped by theme. These are more extensive and are mainly useful for people who are familiar with Crayta or know other game engines.

Crayta Training Courses

The courses below are grouped up so that they flow from one section to the next, allowing you to see how games are built up from the basics.

Getting Help

If you ever get stuck or confused, please do ask in our discord server. And don’t worry, no one will make fun of you no matter what you ask!

Making Games in Basic Mode

Use these tutorials to learn how to make games in Crayta using nothing more than your controller!

Obstacle Game Mini-series (Basic Mode)

A short series of tutorials guiding you through the steps in developing a full game, from start to finish, all in Basic Mode.

Learn to Program in Crayta

Let’s learn to code with keyboard and mouse! These tutorials introduce programming in Crayta, while also showing how game data is linked together and accessed via code.

Scripting Guides

When you’re up and running with coding games in Crayta, these guides provide specific and more advanced information.

Using Packages

There’s no need to reinvent the wheel every time you make a game in Crayta. Packages allow you to import large amounts of commonly-used features:

Level Creation

These articles introduce how to make game environments in Crayta, from beginner to advanced tips and tricks.

Publishing your Game

When you’re ready to share your game with the world, or if you’re looking to improve and promote your game within Crayta, make sure to check out these guides.

Where to go from here

Having completed these tutorials you should now have a firm understanding of how to make games and experiences in Crayta.

To take your knowledge to the next level you can:

  • Join the community. We’re ever so proud of how welcoming and helpful our community is. If you join our discord, you can find people to collaborate with, and also get lots of help if you ever get stuck.
  • Watch lots of specialised tutorials that we have grouped by theme on this page.
  • Ask questions and provide feedback on our forum.

We hope you have an awesome time making games and experiences in Crayta, and please give us your feedback (via discord or forum) – both the good and the bad!