Want to learn some cool visual effects?

Here are some outstanding videos on visual effects. Those who are into game developments and other animation related things you should benefit from these videos. Check them out
1. http://www.youtube.com/freddiew2
2. http://www.youtube.com/user/FinalCutKing?feature=watch
3. http://www.youtube.com/user/thevfxbro?feature=watch
4. http://www.youtube.com/user/CorridorDigital?feature=watch
5. http://www.youtube.com/user/SurfacedStudio?feature=watch

6. http://www.videocopilot.net/tutorials/
Some of the softwares that could help you in the process is a free version of After effects, Windows movie maker and paid versions of final cut pro or Imovie

For sound effects you can use free sound effects from this website http://sweetsoundeffects.com/

For detonation sounds you can use http://detonationfilms.com/

Many more videos on affect effect videos can be found here  http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=after+effects+tutorial&oq=after+effect&gs_l=youtube.1.0.0l10.5321.8537.0.11838.…0.0…1ac.1.gqQgFUOzpgs