Game Development Complete!

Construct2On our last day of game development, we worked on rudimentary touch-screen controls and added a super-jump feature (you need to press the down arrow before you jump to charge Lewis up) — which we haven’t put live in the touch-screen version as yet!

We also set the game to scale to the device screen size, so as to maximise the size of the on-screen touch controls.

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Game Development — Day 5

Construct2Well we achieved a lot on our penultimate day of game development: improved player animations; increased level difficulty; new coins each with different values, now showing in a scoreboard; fixed number of lives which reduce as you meet your end in a variety of ways; and even a bad guy to navigate past!

Lewis had great fun setting up the polygons around his character to make his sprites more accurately shaped for collision detection — the default was a rectangle about 5mm beyond the limits of his graphic which meant coins etc, were collided with before he’d actually reached them.

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Responsive Web Design Layout Builder

Responsive Web DesignWe’re delighted to announce the launch of our great new utility for all web developers who are new to Responsive Web Design.

This Responsive Web Design Template Builder, will create the framework code ready for your content. To help you get the most from this new utility, we’ve put together a quick how-to video, embedded in this post, that will have you up and running with responsive layouts in no time at all.

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