How to find adjacent tiles in hexagonal maps - ALL and EVERY case explained

Article by Richard Davey. Posted on 15th Feb 2015.   @phaser_

"If you read my previous post about hexagonal maps: Understanding hexagonal tiles – updated with HTML5 examples thanks to Phaser, you will see there are two ways of representing hexagonal maps and finding which tile you can find at a generic x,y coordinate, according to the way hexagons are placed on the map."


"When we need to find adjacent tiles of a given tile in an hexagon map, things get even more difficult because there are some things to consider if hex maps have a even or odd number of rows and columns."

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