uDemy Course Status

uDemy Course Status
I wanted to update you on the status of our uDemy course.  We've been working on it for a while and we decided to deviate from the curriculum of the college course somewhat. The course will do a short introduction to game development and then jump right into an introduction to GameSalad Creator.  After going through the basics of GameSalad, we go into a hands-on explanation as we walk you through creating an Endless Flappy game. It takes you

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 011 – Check Points

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 011 – Check Points
We're continuing with our GameSalad platformer tutorial series today. This is part 11 of the Monkeyuncle.com GameSalad platformer tutorial. This episode teaches how to create check points that you can place in your level and once the player touches it, he will respawn at the checkpoint when he dies instead of respawn at the beginning of the level Graphics from kenney.nl http://youtu.be/KhzuYchothU You can download the template that goes with this tutorial from the templates section.

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 010 – Collectibles & Invulnerability

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 010 – Collectibles & Invulnerability
We're continuing with our GameSalad platformer tutorial series today. This is part 10 of the Monkeyuncle.com GameSalad platformer tutorial. This episode teaches how to create collectibles like coins, how to have the player pick them up and how to display a running total of total number of coins collected.  It also covers adding an invulnerability collectible and a short invulnerability on respawn. Graphics from kenney.nl http://youtu.be/sRxhEavH25g You can download the template that goes with this tutorial from the templates section.

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 009 – Flying Enemies

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 009 – Flying Enemies
We're continuing with our GameSalad platformer tutorial series today. This is part 9 of the Monkeyuncle.com GameSalad platformer tutorial. This episode teaches how to create flying enemies that aren't limited to staying on platforms but can fly through platforms and in mid air in a horizontal or vertical pattern. Graphics from kenney.nl http://youtu.be/Gnb6iod3InE You can download the template that goes with this tutorial from the templates section.

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 008 – Enemies – Method 2

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 008 – Enemies – Method 2
We're continuing with our GameSalad platformer tutorial series today. This part 8 of the Monkeyuncle.com GameSalad platformer tutorial. This episode teaches how to create enemies and give them a different and somewhat more flexible patrolling area that can span multiple levels and how to kill the player when he touches the enemies. Graphics from kennel.nl https://youtu.be/Vhtx63xC-3o You can download the template that goes with this tutorial from the templates section.

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 007 – Enemies – Method 1

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 007 – Enemies – Method 1
We're continuing with our GameSalad platformer tutorial series today. This is part 7 of the Monkeyuncle.com GameSalad platformer tutorial. This episode teaches how to create enemies and give them a patrolling area and how to kill the player when he touches the enemies. Graphics from kennel.nl https://youtu.be/Pc2lvfdcpoc You can download the template that goes with this tutorial from the templates section.

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 005 – Horizontal Elevators

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 005 – Horizontal Elevators
We're continuing with our GameSalad platformer tutorial series today. This is part 5 of the Monkeyuncle.com GameSalad platformer tutorial. This episode teaches how to create horizontal elevators or moving platforms and have the player "ride" them when he is on them. Graphics from kennel.nl http://youtu.be/XNfhrdQ-pz0 You can download the template that goes with this tutorial from the templates section.

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 004 – Death, Lives & Deadly Things

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 004 – Death, Lives & Deadly Things
As I mentioned yesterday, I only got about 3 hours of sleep and then I went and created more tutorials, so if this episode is a little strange, I blame it on lack of sleep. So here we go with the next part. This is part 4 of the Monkeyuncle.com GameSalad platformer tutorial. This episode teaches how to give your player multiple lives, how to display those lives on your HUD, how to cause death through colliding with an object and

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 003 – Seperate Player Image

Platformer Tutorial using GameSalad Creator 003 – Seperate Player Image
We're continuing our platform tutorial with our next episode, despite me getting only 3 hours of sleep last night.  I do have part 3, but I'm not sure if I will have the brain power or energy to do part 4 tonight or even write an article for tomorrow, but miracles DO happen. This is part 3 of the Monkeyuncle.com GameSalad platformer tutorial. This episode teaches how to have a seperate player image that will be bound to the player