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HTML5 Portrait view...
When I write my games that need to work in either orientation I use a ...
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New 'Megacool' plugin - how to use it?
Hey guys! I'm testing new awesome Megacool plugin. Just one little question - what should I insert ...
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Display image from URL
Hey guys! So recently I've run into the need to display from an URL. I have ...
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Spine vs Spritesheet animation perfomance
Hey guys! I've just tested Spine perfomance vs traditional spritesheet animation (inspired by this video) Personally, I've ...
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New 'Threads' plugin - how to use it?
Hi guys! I don't get why value of 'a' isn't changed in the end? require "Threads" local thread ...
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RPG-styled dialogues [how to?]
Hi! I was trying to create RPG-styled dialogue class, like here: Easiest solution I was thinking about: local ...
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Animations
I'm working on a Lua extension to TexturePack which will make frame-by-frame animations easier. I ...
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Social 'Share' buttons - how to?
Hi all! Social share buttons have become an industry standard. How do we integrate them in Gideros? One ...
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Layout and texturepacks
Hi, I'm pointing this at @n1cke but maybe someone else have a good idea for ...
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How would you do a "swipe to unlock" control?
I think of a draggable button that triggers the action when moved to a certain ...
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Monospace font jumping around
I'm using a monospace font which counts down a number. Even though it's monospace, its ...
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Fastest method to get distance between objects?
Hi guys! I've checked 3 methods of getting distance between two points. Number of tests: 1000000 testDistance1 2.1159432063358 testDistance2 1.6703890134563 testDistance3 1.6123716717074 I have 2 ...
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Attempt on Localization
Hello, wanted to try something on localization in Gideros and here is the result of my ...
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Custom hero clothes with TNTAnimator class?
Hi guys! IMO customizable skin system is extremely important part of game design. Currently in many ...
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"SLICE9" class
скачати клас slice9 можна тут: https://github.com/slice9 download slice9 class here: https://youtu.be/ga9iZ-BMgjY maybe someone has done ...
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'Rocky Climb' mechanics - how to?
Hey guys! I'm trying to understand basic 'Rocky Climb' mechanics (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.estoty.rockyclimb ) * How would you generate ...
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Customizable hero clothes - how to?
Hey guys! How can we make hero customizable? (considering that it has many animations: walk, jump, ...
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Knife Hit mechanics - how to?
Hi guys! How would you create 'Knife Hit' prototype? (original gameplay is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7XB4_HgBoI (I've attached my current gproj ...
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Zoom effect like in Sinister Soccer
Okay Mr Houdini how do you do that zoom effect? B) Can you share ...
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Facebook Instant Games: A brief tutorial to get started
Hi guys, I've successfully added Scrappy Cat, a game I've previously released on web and mobile, ...
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Does Scenesmager not remove the previous sprite?
I downloaded a very cool scene management code package that you have here on the ...
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Full screen on macOS
If you're using "letterbox" scalemode (aren't we all?) and want application:setFullScreen() to completely fill the ...
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Button class is (multitouch)
my advanced version: --[[ class button v 1.3 https://simartinfo.blogspot.com/p/blog-page_23.html author (c) https://www.facebook.com/AndroidMobileGame Usage: ------------------------------------ local btn1= Button.new(Bitmap.new(Texture.new("img/gui_48.png"))) stage:addChild(btn1) btn1:addEventListener("clickDown", function(e) e:stopPropagation() ...
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Gideros Unite: framework for multiplayer mobile games
Finally I can lift it from my shoulders, been bothering me for some time, constantly ...
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Collision error
Hello! I recently stumbled upon a problem. I get the following error whenever I use this ...
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Gideros Mobile: comic book with page curl effect
FlipPageView: create simple comic book with page curl effect -Examples: --create new object local flipview = FlipPageView.new() --add some ...
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Code for landscape or portrait
Here is some code to help you make your games landscape or portrait. First make a ...
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tilemap object and tiled tile flip
Hi, [edit, I was totally wrong the first time :) ] I just noticed that TileMap ...
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Gesture zoom
demo test: https://youtu.be/oofeZeUtynU --[[ Scale by gesture клас Масштабування жестом v.1.0 https://simartinfo.blogspot.com/p/v.html author (c) https://www.facebook.com/AndroidMobileGame" ВИКОРИСТАННЯ: ------------------------------------ using: --Lupa.new(number of fingers) ...
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Beautiful Gradients on Gideros
Hi folks! I'm working on a script which you can test in this link: https://github.com/HubertRonald/Gradient It's still in ...
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