ROBLOX is a platform where you can create a game and share it with others to play.
You can compare it to Youtube where someone creates a video and makes it available to others.
How to create a Roblox game
Read on to learn how to create your own Roblox game and share with other users too.
1. Install Roblox Studio
First you need to download a program.
Go over there roblox.com/create and click ‘Start creating’.
This will download the program to your device.
After downloading, open the program and choose a template as you please to start building your game.
2. Start placing parts
Select to start placing things in your world ‘parts’ from the menu above.
There are various shapes to choose from such as blocks, spheres, wedges and cylinders.
You can resize your part using the ‘Scale’ tool from the top menu.
if you hold ‘control’ or ‘command’ together, as you adjust your part, it will change evenly in all directions.
the ‘Rotate’ Tool from the top menu can be used to adjust the position of your part.
You can also use the ‘Relocation’ Tool to move your part where you want.
3. Design your parts
Of the ‘Properties’ you can change the color of your parts.
You can also customize the transparency and reflection.
You can anchor the pieces you want, meaning a piece will float instead of floating and then falling into your game.
You should tick too ‘May collide’ from the top menu or players could step through your parts.
You also change the name of your part name section into properties.
4. Place an object that someone has already made
By doing toolbox area, Enter a keyword that will indicate anything you want to use for your game e.g. B. Tree.
Any object placed in your game will be found under Workplace tab by doing explorer area.
On this tab you can delete any parts or objects that you no longer need.
All you have to do is click and press on the object Delete or Backspace on your keyboard.
Also make sure you turn it off collisions from the top menu, or your parts will be converted into each other instead of colliding with each other.
5. Create spawn points
You can also create spawn points.
This is an area in the game from which a character is created.
Go to model menu from above and click Spawn.
You can hide spawn points by setting theirs transparency to 1 and delete the decal on them from the Workspace section.
6. Multiple actions to help you customize your game
- to duplicate an object placed in your world, click on the object and press Ctrl or Command + D
- to Cancel every action you performed, press Ctrl or Command + Z
- to Repeat any action you have undone, press Ctrl or Command + Y
- to Rotate any object you select, press Ctrl or Command + R
- to Focus the camera press on the selected object f
- to group objects together, Press Ctrl or Command + G You can also Press Shift+click and select the objects you want to group from the Workspace section.
7. Add script to a part
This section requires you to become more familiar with scripting.
The programming language used for Roblox is Lua, so you would need to learn that in order to successfully script and create more actions in your game.
to add script to a part, hover over it in the Workspace pane, click the + icon, and then select Script.
Lua is very easy to learn compared to other programming languages, so don’t give up making your own game just because you are unfamiliar with programming languages.
Find an online guide to scripting with Lua and you’ll be making games on Roblox in no time.
8. Assemble your game
Now that you know the basics of creating a game on Roblox, and maybe also learned how to code in Lua, you can start building your game.
Use the simple tips you learned above and remember, creativity is key.
So even if you know a line of Lua script, you still have the opportunity to create a fun and dynamic game, you just have to think outside the box.
9. Publish your game
click on the Publish Button to post your game and let others play it too.
It will show you a new menu and then click ‘Create new game’.
From there you can name your game, give it a description, assign it a genre and also tick which devices your game is best played on.
You can also choose who can play your game.
Click in the top menu Game Settings, then Permissions, and choose between Friends, Public or Private.
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