Month: April 2017

Flash To Html5

Flash To Html5

Phaser
I've just released my new Udemy course and offering 88%-100% discounts. Are you a flash developer who wants to be able to make cool content to show everywhere? Would you like to turn your flash skills into a new skill to have in your toolbox? This is not a post on bashing flash! I absolutely loved flash! I worked in Flash for 15 years making my living in it I wrote over 300 games in that time. I even had my picture taken in front of adobe that's how much I cared about Flash. Then about a year ago, everything came crashing down I realized I was no longer able to make a living and doing what I loved. I tried moving on to other Technologies. At first, I tried Android but you can only right that for Android devices and I was looking for something that like Adobe told us years ago Writ
Sprite Characters with Keyboard Control

Sprite Characters with Keyboard Control

Phaser, Tips & Tricks, Tutorials
This is a project I made in response to a request on youtube to show how to make an animated sprite controlled by the keyboard. We can do this with just a few steps. 1. load the image 2. set up the animations 3. detect keyboard presses 4. change the robot's position 5. adjust the speed 6 change the direction of the robot's graphic from right to left Here is the final result To follow along with the video you'll need the basic template, the phaser snippets and the image below   Here is the robot sprite sheet image Or Free to newsletter subscribers
Connecting….

Connecting….

Thoughts
I don't have a large youtube following 64, at present count, and I've no idea how many people read my blog. I'm ok with that because I'm not trying to reach thousands of followers, I'm trying to reach you. You, and people like us. We are creators, artists of code and the web. We want to build something. There are not that many of us. We are vastly outnumbered. The way I know this is I went to look for a microphone a few weeks ago. If you go into a store to buy earphones, no problem. I've found earphones at gas stations, dollar stores, and supermarkets. If you do find somewhere to buy your microphone, like Walmart or Target, you'll have trouble finding one without the earphones attached. This is because there are far more consumers of content than there are people creating it. No...