How a beginner developer took on the challenge of creating his own game from scratch in Phaser and what he learned on the way.

Article by Richard Davey. Posted on 28th Jun 2019.   @photonstorm

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Matthew Shin recently wrote a great article on dev.to about his experience creating a game with Phaser: "Last week I was given the task of creating a single page application for a class project using a Javascript frontend with a Rails backend. After some brainstorming on what exactly I could build, I decided to attempt to create a video game.

Ever since I could remember I was playing video games, whether they were simple flash games on websites or bigger ones on specific consoles. I have always wanted to learn about how these games were made, but had no knowledge on the subject for the longest time. Now that I had a couple months of coding experience under my belt, I thought that it was a good time to explore the surface of video game development."

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