Creating Player movement as in the popular iOS game Back to Square One.

Article by Richard Davey. Posted on 31st Aug 2016.   @phaser_


"One of the latest Umbrella Games hits on the App Store is Back to Square One.

It’s a platform game with a single tap control scheme that’s a perfect fit for mobile devices. Roll from tile to tile, while avoiding numerous obstacles and collecting coins. Sounds easy? Think again! You’ll need to pay close attention, or you’re back to square one!

Umbrella games always publishes simple but awesome games, I already blogged about Boom Dots and Down the Mountain so have a look at them too!

Back to our game, it’s an horizontal endless runner, and like most of the endless runner the player actually does not run, it’s the whole environment which moves towards the player to give the illusion of movement."

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