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Lesson29.6 Animation Coroutines

Just as it was hard to design iterators with classes, it is also hard to design timed animation with classes. In this video, we show how to use coroutines to make animation design so much simpler.

From  Hannah Lee on December 3rd, 2020 29 plays

Lesson 29.5 Timed Animation

Our primary application of coroutines in the final assignment is timed animations. In this video we talk about what these are and how to design them with the GameApp class.

From  Hannah Lee on December 3rd, 2020 33 plays

Lesson 27.8 Application Design

Game applications (and graphical applications in general) can get pretty complicated. In this video we talk about how to break up your code to make it more readable and more manageable. In some…

From  Hannah Lee on November 30th, 2020 40 plays

Lesson 27.7 Advanced State Triggers

The state triggers we saw in the previous video were pretty simple. In this video, we talk about using a more complicated trigger: a double click. Double-clicking is more complicated because it needs…

From  Hannah Lee on November 30th, 2020 38 plays

Lesson 27.4 Application Input

The big difference between a game and a movie is the ability to respond to player input, be it from a mouse or a keyboard. In this video we show how to us the tools provided by the GameApp class to…

From  Hannah Lee on November 30th, 2020 39 plays

Lesson 27.3 The GameApp Class

In this video we introduce the GameApp class, which is a class written by your instructor. In the last assignment you will be creating a subclass of the class to run your game. This video highlights…

From  Hannah Lee on November 30th, 2020 48 plays

Lesson 27.2 Animation Frames

The while-loop that drives the game is hidden. This is going to create some interest challenges, particularly when you need variables that carry over from animation frame to animation frame. In this…

From  Hannah Lee on November 30th, 2020 45 plays

Lesson 27.1 The Application Loop

In order to understand the classes that you will use in the final assignment, you first need to understand how a game application works. In this video we lay out the big picture. We talk about the…

From  Hannah Lee on November 30th, 2020 49 plays