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Johann Dowa

Tutorial: Cocos2D Example RPG Text Box

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The text box is the standard used to display the dialogue between the player and non-playing characters in most RPG’s and adventure games, especially those that don’t have the benefit of voice acting.

Fabio Rodella has created a very usefull class for creating these dialog boxes in the Cocos2D iPhone game engine that automatically creates line breaks, and handles user touches for longer text — so you just need to supply your dialogue, customize the colors for your game, and you have your adventure game dialog box.

Here’s a quick video showing the class in action (with default colors which can easily be changed):

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The tutorial along with a downloadable example can be found at Crocodella software here:
RPG-like Text Box With Cocos2D

Definitely useful if you are creating a game with text dialog.

Read More: Cocos2D Examples And Tutorials


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