Local Storage in Construct 2

  In this quick video I will show you how to use the Local storage plugin in Construct 2 to save a high score for each one of your game levels. You can find the project used for this video here: http://bit.ly/c2localstorageFixed This video was created after someone asked me about more details on how to…


Creating your 1st Video Game: Preparing for the Global Game Jam 2016

After a couple of presentations at Georgia State University, I decided to clean and modify the shared content to explain how you can easily create a video game using Construct 2. The following videos should help you to understand the basics of Construct 2, at the same time that you create a simple, but fun,…


Cellbloc Studios talks SnarfQuest Tales with Microsoft

I had the chance to talk with Dr. Unity from Cellbloc Studios and their creation: Larry Elmore’s SnarfQuest Tales   You can visit their kickstarter here:  https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/2054625525/snarfquest-tales   


Local developers: Snarf Quest by Cellbloc Studios

From time to time I have the chance to promote something cool, something that is created locally and perfectly sums up why I love video games. Today I present you Cellbloc Studios and their creation: You can check their Kickstarter video here:  Also, a little bit of their official release: Cellbloc Studios is proud to present SnarfQuest…


10 Minutes with Construct 2: 3rd Party Plugins

To start your weekend we quickly check the basics of using 3rd party plugins to improve your game.   Using the plugins share by the Scirra community (http://www.scirra.com/forum/) you can add incredible functionalities to your projects. In the video we check some quick examples and discuss the pros and cons of using these plugins.


10 Minutes with Construct 2: User Interface review

In this new video of the 10 Minutes with Construct 2 series we check a few useful aspects for Construct 2’s UI.    Some simple aspects like the “snap to grid” option and the “Z order bar” can help you to finish your dream project.


10 Minutes with Construct 2: The Touch Plugin

 This new video of the 10 Minutes with Construct 2 series brings you a detailed review of the Touch plugin, that can be useful to create touch enabled games. If you are thinking about creating a game that is ready to be played in mobile devices you better learn the nuances of this plugin. In a…


10 Minutes with Construct 2: Bullet Behavior

 In this video we check one of the basic behaviors of Construct 2: The Bullet Behavior.    I use the Bullet behavior in many scenarios in my games, usually any element that needs some sort of independent movement will include this behavior 🙂


10 Minutes with Construct 2: Functions pt V Calling other functions

In the latest video around Functions in Construct 2 we will check how a function can call other functions.   In the previous video, Recursion, we saw a little bit of this, but with the example included in this video I hope to make it quite clear how a function can call other functions and…


10 Minutes with Construct 2: Functions pt IV Recursion

 Continuing the topic of Functions in Construct 2, today I am sharing this video that shows you how to do recursive calls with a classic example: Calculating the factorial of a number.  And before you add that comment I know that I could have calculated 0! but since the result was practically the same and…