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Build a Space Shooter with MonoGame – 6

May 20, 2019 7:03 pm Published by

Now that we’re done with the classes for our game object’s, let’s create one more class for our menu buttons.... View Article

Build a Space Shooter with MonoGame – 4

May 20, 2019 7:02 pm Published by

Next let’s create a new class named Entity.cs.  The player spaceship and any other enemies in the game with inherit... View Article

Build a Space Shooter with MonoGame – 3

May 20, 2019 7:02 pm Published by

Now, we know every game worth it’s money has a game state system of some sort.  I mean this as... View Article

Build a Space Shooter with MonoGame – 2

May 20, 2019 7:02 pm Published by

If Game1.cs is not already open in your code window, you can navigate to it via the Solution Explorer.  Once... View Article

Build a Space Shooter with MonoGame – 1

May 20, 2019 7:02 pm Published by

INTRODUCTION In this course, we will be creating a space shoot-em-up game with MonoGame!  MonoGame is an open-source implementation of... View Article

Build a Space Shooter with MonoGame – 5

May 20, 2019 5:56 pm Published by

The last two classes we’ll add will be devoted to the scrolling background system.  Create a new class, and name... View Article

Using TrueType Fonts with MonoGame

May 5, 2019 4:55 pm Published by

Today I was reading up on how to load TrueType fonts into MonoGame (version 3.7.1), but couldn’t get the TTF... View Article

Setting up MonoGame on Windows

April 30, 2019 5:32 pm Published by

MonoGame is the most powerful frameworks for creating cross-platform games.  One of the great features about it, is that it’s... View Article

Creating a “Center to Edge” Starfield with Phaser 3

February 26, 2019 3:02 pm Published by

In this tutorial, we will be creating what I call, a “center to edge” starfield. The final result will look... View Article

Top-down Infinite Terrain Generation with Phaser 3

February 25, 2019 8:45 pm Published by

In this tutorial, we will be creating an infinitely, procedurally generated, map with Phaser 3.  You can visit Phaser’s official... View Article

Build a Space Shooter with Phaser 3 – 5

February 8, 2019 9:26 am Published by

In the last part of this course, “Build a Space Shooter with Phaser 3”, we have added the bulk of... View Article

Build a Space Shooter with Phaser 3 – 4

February 8, 2019 9:15 am Published by

In the last part of “Build a Space Shooter with Phaser 3”, we finished writing our base Entity class, our... View Article

Build a Space Shooter with Phaser 3 – 3

February 7, 2019 9:03 am Published by

In the last part, we finished setting up the basis for our scene files: SceneMainMenu.js, SceneMain.js, and SceneGameOver.js. At this... View Article

Build a Space Shooter with Phaser 3 – 2

February 6, 2019 9:54 am Published by

In the last part of this course, we finished creating the files and folders we need for our game. The... View Article

Build a Space Shooter with Phaser 3 – 1

February 6, 2019 7:14 am Published by

With the latest release of Phaser 3 (as of now, v3.16.1), there has never been a better time to jump... View Article