How to create a plugin to manage HUD elements in your game.

Article by Richard Davey. Posted on 1st Apr 2016.   @phaser_


"In a game, the heads-up display (HUD) is how game information is visually showed to the player, providing a feedback from the game. Usually, it provides information about player stats like health, items and menus. The HUD is very important in many games to make sure the player understands what is happening in the game. Besides, it is highly dependent on the game and during the game development, it is useful to try different HUD strategies in order to find the best one. So, it is important to have a way of easily manage HUD elements in order to try different HUD configurations.

In this tutorial we will create a HUD plugin to manage HUD elements in the game screen. We will then use it by creating a simple Tiled level and some basic HUD elements"

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