Maintaining a Geolocation Specific Game Leaderboard with Phaser and MongoDB.

Posted on 19th Apr 2021. Follow @phaser_ and get the Phaser World newsletter.

image

When it comes to game development, an often forgotten component comes in the form of a database for storing gameplay information. The database can contribute to numerous roles, such as storing user profile information, game state, and so much more.

In fact, I created a previous tutorial titled Creating a Multiplayer Drawing Game with Phaser and MongoDB. In this drawing example, every brushstroke made was stored in MongoDB.

In this tutorial, we’re going to look at a different data component for a game. We’re going to explore leaderboards and some of the neat things you can do with them. Like my other tutorial, we’ll be using Phaser and JavaScript.

Read More


The first book on the creation of HTML5 cross platform games using Phaser 3 and other free software.
  • By Emanuele Feronato
  • 155 Pages
  • 28 Source Code Examples
  • Build a complete game from start to finish
  • Cross Platform
  • Scaling for devices
Buy Now
$19