Sprite Arrays – Featured Article

I recently wrote a TechNet Wiki article describing how to manage arrays of sprites in a game. For the full article see http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/24857.small-basic-sprite-arrays.aspx. The following is an excerpt from one section… Recycling sprites We often want sprites to appear and disappear.  One way to do this is to recycle the sprites from a ‘pool’, activating…

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Arrays in Small Basic

With version 0.5, Small Basic implements native support for arrays. This is a significant change from how arrays were used in v0.4 and so I want to write about the syntax and the functionality of the new arrays. Any variable can be used as an array – no special declaration or setup is necessary. Arrays are…

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