Flow Control / Published: 6 years ago

Jumping and Falling on Platforms

by Chris Dunne

Level: Intermediate

Time to Complete: ~5 minutes

This video builds on the concept of a shadow box introduced in the previous video (Bouncing off Walls). You'll learn how to make your sprite jump and fall onto platforms--a major part of all platformer games.

Challenges / Extension Activities:
Now that you know the basics of platformer games, start building your own game. Who knows? .. maybe you will make the next Super Mario!

This tutorial is part of the series: Core Concepts of Platformer Games