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New Tool For Converting Flash Animations Complete With Filters To Cocos2D Graphics Objects

Adobe has made some strides towards making their Flash Pro animation tool more useful for Objective-C developers providing the capability to export animations as sprite sheets directly within Flash Pro, but here’s a new tool that aims to take this to another level. The tool is known as Gaf, and allows you to supply an…

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Example: An Open Source iOS Pokemon/Pet Type Game Created Utilizing Cocos2D

There’s a number of pet games that have been a huge success on the iOS platform – those games in which the users create, customize and use their pets which are stored on a central server. Here’s an example game called iPokemon by Kaijie Yu that was originally created as a school project that unfortunately…

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Example: Displaying A 3D .OBJ Model In Cocos2D iPhone v2.x (W/Zooming, Rotation, And Movement)

I’ve mentioned the Cocos3D project that adds a full 3D modelling space to the Cocos2D environment. Unfortunately as of yet Cocos3D does not support Cocos2D v2+, and there has been a lot of discussion about loading 3D models within Cocos2D. Today I came across an example demonstrating how to do just that.  This example provides…

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Source Code Example: Creating A Destructible Environment With Cocos2D iPhone

Destructible ground is a staple feature of many games, and if you’ve ever wondered how it’s done here’s a great example showing created using Cocos2D. Jean-Phillipe Sarda has created a source code example using Cocos2D where he uses the CCMutableTexture class created by Lam Pham (a Cocos2D texture class allowing you to easily modify individual…

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Tutorial: How To Quickly Create A Game Using The CocosBuilder Cocos2D Editing Tool

I’ve mentioned the excellent CocosBuilder drag and drop Cocos2D scene builder tool a few times which has really come along quite nicely especially with the animation and timeline editing. Today I came across an excellent tutorial on the Zynga engineering blog demonstrating how you can easily create using the CocosBuilder tool.  You’ll learn how to…