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Mastering UDK Game Development Hotsht by John P. Doran

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Level and camera creation

As a start to our project, we will be creating a new level and modifying the camera to create our side-scrolling game.

Prepare for Lift Off

Before we start working on the project, we must first create a new map. To do this, we must first select File | New Level... and from the pop up that comes up, select one of the top four options (I selected Night Lighting, but it doesn't matter which one you choose).

Note

There are many different options that you can use in determining how UDK is displayed and whether it works for you. I encourage you to take some time to figure out what you like and don't like. While having a Front viewport may be nice, I like having a larger screen space for the Perspective view so that I have a better ...

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