Tag Archives: platform game

Designing a retro pixel-art tile-set

Hello and welcome back to my blog! This time something a little different – I commissioned a guest post about designing a tile-set from a studio who specialise in pixel-art. After searching long and hard to find exactly the right … Continue reading

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How to make a 2d Platform Game – part 3 ladders and AI

Hello and welcome back to my blog! This is part 3 in a series of articles where I talk about how to go about making a 2d platform game like this one: Click the game to give it focus… Apologies … Continue reading

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How to make a 2d platform game – part 2 collision detection

Hello and welcome back to my blog! In this series of articles, I’m talking about the technology behind a platform game. If you missed part 1 you can check it out here. The language is actionscript 3.0, but the techniques … Continue reading

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How to make a 2d Platform Game – part 1

Hello, and welcome back to my blog! Its been a long time coming, but finally I’ve managed to get some time to work on the blog again… In this first instalment of a series blog articles, I’m going to be … Continue reading

Posted in AS3, Parallax and Tiles, Platform game, Technical | Tagged , , , , | 69 Comments