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A library of our top courses covering the key skillsets necessary for a career in games, film, XR and the metaverse. 

UPCOMING

These courses feature live sessions.

12 Day Code-Along Challenge 2022

December 12th-23rd at 10 am PST 

Beginner-Intermediate

FREE

As our gift to the community we will be hosting a 12 Day Code-Along Challenge featuring daily live lessons in UE5 from Unreal Authorized Instructor, Matt B!

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25% OFF to the first 10 to enroll! Creature Sculpting 

10 modules

Intermediate/Advanced

$798 $598.50

The course will go through the full process of modeling and sculpting creatures. By the end of the course, you will have produced a portfolio-ready creature.

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NEW - 25% OFF! Anatomy for Artists

8 weeks, 1+ hour live sessions

All Levels 

$798 $598.50 

Rey will make anatomy more accessible than anyone thought possible. You will learn all the fundamentals of anatomy, in a streamlined fashion.

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Character Creation for Games

9 weeks, 1+ hour live sessions

Beginner/Intermediate

$898 $763.30
Learn how to apply practical workflows to create a game-ready character, from start to finish with a top industry pro.
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Digital Matte Painting 

7 weeks, 1+ hour live sessions

Intermediate

$598 $508.30
Take your matte painting to the next level creating a 2.5D environment and launch your career in VFX. Learn to create truly photo realistic environments. 
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Hard Surface Modeling

6 weeks, 1+ hour live sessions

Intermediate/Advanced

$698 $593.30
Learn the workflows for sculpting hard surface in ZBrush with the objective of producing a game ready asset.
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Lighting for Games in UE5

5 weeks, 1+ hour live sessions

Intermediate

$798 $678.30
The course will go through the full process of designing Lighting for 3D games using Unity, CryEngine and Unreal.
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Sculpting Miniatures 

6 weeks, 1+ hour live sessions

Beginner/Intermediate

$798 $678.30
Learn the full process of sculpting and preparing models for 3D printing. Sculpt hair, beards, weapons, and more!
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PRE-RECORDS

With these courses you get immediate access.

Armor for Games 

6 modules - Pre-Record 

Beginner/Intermediate

$399 $319

Learn how to create a convincing set of armor from high poly to low poly, texturing and presentation.

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Character Facial Sculpting 

9 modules - Pre-Record

Intermediate/Advanced

$399 $299

Learn the full process of modeling and sculpting character portraits and produce a portfolio-ready character portrait.

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3D Character Rigging 

10 modules - Pre-Record

Intermediate

$349 $249
This course will take you through the entire rigging pipeline, using Maya. Students will be constructing a character rig from start to finish. 
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Coding for Creatives - FREE!

6 modules, Pre-Record

Beginner-Advanced

FREE

Learn the Fundamentals of Coding with this free 6 module course that will teach you the core programming concepts!

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Creating Cinematic Environments in Unreal Engine 5 - NEW!

5 modules - Pre-Record

Beginner/Intermediate

$299 $107

Learn how to build a high quality cinematic style environment from start to finish using UE5. All assets and resources are included!

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Digital Matte Painting 

7 modules - Pre-Record

Intermediate

$299 $249
Take your matte painting to the next level creating a 2.5D environment and launch your career in VFX. Learn to create truly photo realistic environments. 
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Grooming for Games 

6 modules - Pre-Record

Beginner/Intermediate

$399 $299
The course will go through the full process of real time hair creation for games.
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Houdini FX 

9 modules - Pre-Record

Intermediate

$399 $299
Learn Houdini simulations, 3rd party rendering, disintegration, vellum, and dust & debris. Students will build all setups by node.
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Realtime FX in Unreal Engine 

9 modules - Pre-Record

Intermediate/Advanced

$299 $129

Learn how AAA game studios use Houdini and Unreal Engine to create real-time vfx for games.

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Sculpting Miniatures 

6 modules - Pre-Record

Beginner/Intermediate

$399 $299
Learn the full process of sculpting and preparing models for 3D printing. Sculpt hair, beards, weapons, and more!
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Vegetation for Games 

6 modules - Pre-Record 

Beginner/Intermediate

$299 $249

This course will take you through the entire vegetation pipeline, using Blender and Unreal and students will be constructing a tree.

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BUNDLES

Get any 2 or 4 courses at a discount! You can spread the courses out over multiple semesters.

25% OFF! Course Bundle - Pick 2

Pick ANY Two Courses

Beginner-Advanced

$1484 $1113

With our Course Bundle you can save big by purchasing any two Vertex Courses at the same time.

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25% OFF! Course Bundle - Pick 4

Pick ANY Four Courses

Beginner-Advanced

$2856 $2142

With our Course Bundle you can save big by purchasing any four Vertex Courses at the same time.

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Pre-Record Bundle - Pick 2

Pick ANY Two Pre-Record Courses

Beginner-Advanced

$500

With our Pre-Record Course Bundle you can save big by purchasing any two Pre-Record Vertex Courses at the same time.

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UNREAL ENGINE

Further your Unreal Engine skills with these courses.  

Advanced Environment Art 

6 weeks, 1+ hour live sessions

Beginner/Intermediate

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This course will go through the full process of modeling and sculpting environments in Unreal Engine using photogrammetry.

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Character Creation for Games in UE5  

12 weeks, 1+ live hour sessions

Beginner/Intermediate

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Learn all the steps in the pipeline and understand how to prepare your character for final presentation in Unreal Engine.

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Coding for Creatives - FREE!

6 modules, Pre-Record

Beginner-Advanced

FREE

Learn the Fundamentals of Coding with this free 6 module course that will teach you the core programming concepts!

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Creating Cinematic Environments in Unreal Engine 5 - NEW!

5 weeks, Pre-Record

Beginner/Intermediate

$299 $107

Learn how to build a high quality cinematic style environment from start to finish using UE5. All assets and resources are included!

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Game Development: Create an Action RPG

7 weeks, Pre-Record

Beginner/Intermediate

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Develop everything from the environment, the animations, the action and reactions, the enemy attacks, projectiles, widgets for the UI, tracking health and more!

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Lighting for Games in UE5

5 weeks, 1+ hour live sessions

Intermediate

$798 $638.40
The course will go through the full process of designing Lighting for 3D games using Unity, CryEngine and Unreal.
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Realtime FX in Unreal Engine 

9 weeks, Pre-Record

Intermediate/Advanced

$299 $129

Learn how AAA game studios use Houdini and Unreal Engine to create real-time vfx for games.

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Vegetation for Games 

6 weeks, Pre-Record 

Beginner/Intermediate

$299 $239.20

This course will take you through the entire vegetation pipeline, using Blender and Unreal and students will be constructing a tree.

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Virtual Production for VAD Artists

8 weeks, 1+ hour live sessions

Beginner/Intermediate

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This course is designed to introduce you to the concepts and skills that will help get your foot in the door to Virtual Production.

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Advanced Environment Art 

6 modules

Beginner/Intermediate

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This course will go through the full process of modeling and sculpting environments in Unreal Engine using photogrammetry.

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Character Concept Design

6 modules

Intermediate/Advanced

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This course will take you through the full process of creating concept art for video games. 
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Character Creation for Games in UE5  

12 modules

Beginner/Intermediate

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Learn all the steps in the pipeline and understand how to prepare your character for final presentation in Unreal Engine.

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Character Creation for Games in UE Bootcamp

6 modules

Intermediate/Advanced

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Learn all the steps in the pipeline and understand how to prepare your character for final presentation in Unreal Engine.

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Character Facial Sculpting 

9 modules

Intermediate/Advanced

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Learn the full process of modeling and sculpting character portraits and produce a portfolio-ready character portrait.

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Digital Sculpting Mentorship

Beginner-Advanced

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Meet with Vertex School Founder Ryan Kingslien for 10 LIVE sessions over 10 weeks. Receive personalized guidance and one-on-one feedback on your progress as you move through the stages of creating your character.

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From Concept to Table Top 

6 modules

Intermediate

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Learn how to apply practical workflows to create a 3D printed miniature, from concept to table top.
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Game Development: Create an Action RPG

7 modules

Beginner/Intermediate

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Develop everything from the environment, the animations, the action and reactions, the enemy attacks, projectiles, widgets for the UI, tracking health and more!

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Marvelous Designer 

10 modules

Intermediate/Advanced

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This course will take you through the entire clothing design pipeline, using Marvelous Designer students will be constructing a portfolio ready fashion design.

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Sculpting Jewelry Designs with ZBrush

6 weeks, 1+ hour live sessions

Beginner/Intermediate

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The course will go through the full process of sculpting jewelry designs and preparing models for 3D printing using ZBrush.

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Virtual Production for VAD Artists

8 modules

Beginner/Intermediate

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This course is designed to introduce you to the concepts and skills that will help get your foot in the door to Virtual Production.

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