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What Will I Learn?

  • More About Mobile App Flipping and Game Reskinning
  • Tips on Tricks on How to Make Game Graphics Quickly Without Being an Artist


So, you have learned how to make a mobile game but don't know what to do about the game art? This course is for you! You don't need to be a video game artist to succeed in this course. All you need is a little bit of patience and passion. This tutorial will guide you through background and game character design step-by-step.

You'll learn three different techniques to acquire and create game art. This tutorial will explain how you can find and hire a freelancer video game artist for a reasonable price. You'll also be introduced to a more economical solution of getting free and low-priced stock images. Eventually, you'll discover how to make a mobile game art by yourself.

Beginner-Friendly Course

This tutorial is perfect for a newbie game developer who has never created game character design before. Everything is explained in a super simple and straightforward manner. Furthermore, you'll learn by doing instead of just listening. Therefore, the process of learning how to make a mobile game art will be far more rewarding. Also, all of the aspects are presented in separate short and exciting video lessons. Therefore, you'll have no problem following the information and understand it with ease.

Your teacher is a professional game and app developer Yohann Taieb. You could say that this course is created by a developer for a developer. Yohann has built over a 100 popular mobile apps. So, he has all the experience when it comes to development, and since he's not an artist too, he'll focus on simple beginner-friendly techniques. Yohann has been teaching online and in a college for over ten years. Therefore, he understands the needs of his students very well. If you want to learn how to make a mobile game art the easy way, Yohann is your guy!

Many Benefits of Learning How to Make Basic Game Art

Video games are a team sport. Therefore, even if you won't be focusing on game art in the future, understanding the fundamentals of it will prove to be super useful. Having knowledge in different fields will make you an irreplaceable member of any game development team. Furthermore, it can help you create a much more impressive portfolio and as a result, boost your career chances.

Another great thing about gaining hands-on experience with game art is that you'll be able to understand how artists work. There are two upsides to this understanding. First, game artists will be happy to contribute to any of your projects since you'll be able to work together fluently and understand each other's needs better. Secondly, you'll be able to evaluate the quality of someone's art better. This will help you hire better game artists without overpaying them.

Create Character Designs and Backgrounds the Easy Way

As mentioned before, this course will begin with an explanation of how to hire a freelancer and how to acquire stock images. Right after that, you'll dive straight into learning how to make a mobile game art. You'll gain hands-on experience when it comes to creating character design, icons, launch images and much more!

You'll see how to make beautiful backgrounds, final game screen, level objectives and other game assets in Adobe Photoshop for a Candy Crush style game. If you don't have Photoshop, you can always use GIMP. However, most of the 2D game artists will tell you that mastering Photoshop is a must. And now you have a chance to do just that!

Kickstart your career in mobile game development by mastering the basics of game art. Enroll now!


  • Interest in Mobile Games and Apps


Section 1: Introduction 20:45
  • 01. Introduction
Section 2: Hands On Demonstration 1:47:45
Section 3: Where to Go From Here 01:45
Section 4: Extras

About the Instructor

Yohann Taieb

Apps/Games Developer
  • 4.5 Average Rating
  • 1,037 Reviews
  • 11,999 Students
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Yohann Taieb is one of the leading teachers in mobile game programming. Yohann has been a College instructor for over ten years. He has a unique style. Yohann has enabled more than 50000 students to publish their apps and reach the top spots
Yohann ideas turned him into an entrepreneur, and now he is sharing his knowledge and experience by teaching iPhone Development, Swift 3, Unity 3D, Photoshop for programmers, and Android.


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