Join Paul Trani for an in-depth discussion in this video Animating the intro screen, part of Flash Professional CS5: Creating a Simple Game for Android Devices.
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Movement in animation and games is often actually done with ActionScript…because ActionScript allows for flexibility over the Timeline alone.…I'm going to show you exactly what I'm talking about, because what I want to do…is I want to animate this intro screen out.…In fact, I want it to move over to the left-hand side when you click on the Start button.…I also want to do the same thing for this end screen.…So again, I want to create some animation using ActionScript, and I want to…animate both of these things here.…
So let's just go ahead and undo that move. All right. And again, I'm going to…animate the intro screen, and I'm going to start off by using some code snippets.…So in the previous movie, I talked about how to add to this Mobile Game folder,…and I'm going to select Animate with ActionScript. And when I double-click on it,…it will add that code to my Actions panel on that first frame right there, so…I'll just double-click on it and it adds that code.…
Okay, so the first thing I have here are the import statements, okay, so I need…
- Designing for mobile platforms
- Creating and optimizing game graphics
- Adding random movement and interactivity
- Moving players based on the accelerometer
- Using gestures
- Detecting collisions
- Implementing audio
- Adding scoring and levels
- Implementing a high score screen
- Publishing an app on both Mac and Windows
- Uploading to the Android Market
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Introduction to Mobile
Understanding the user4m 2s
2. Mobile Game Setup
3. Basic Game Movement
4. Advanced Interactivity
6. Mobile-Specific Functionality
7. Optimizing for Mobile Devices
9. Uploading to the Android Market
Next steps1m 22s
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