Appendix C UDK Tips
No doubt you are going to want/need to familiarize yourself with a number of level design techniques in UDK to prototype your own systems. The www.UDK.com website has a huge range of advice and tutorials that will take you through everything you need to know, and there’s 1,001 tutorial videos on YouTube. We’d also recommend the Mastering Unreal Technology books (Busby, Parrish, Wilson) published by Sams Publishing.
There’s little point to replicating this material here, so we’re just going to present a few specific examples of techniques used in the book to get you started. The best way to learn is by playing around with the existing systems.
When testing/prototyping mechanisms, it is often a good idea to do this in a small ...