How it's done: Spaceship control and physics with iOS Sprite Kit

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  1. Lenka Pitonakova

    Lenka Pitonakova New Member

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    Watch a video and read the full post including example code:http://www.zirthian.qubiqinteractive.ca/spaceship-control-and-physics.php

    In this post I am going to talk abut two important things my arcade-style side-scroller shoot-'em up game: spaceship control and physics.

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    The game makes full use of the iOS's Sprite Kit Physics Engine. I must say working with this engine was a bit rough to start with, but once you understand what's going on, you can create amazing things and very believable behaviour with minimal code.
     

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