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Cocos2d for iPhone 0.99 Beginner's Guide by Pablo Ruiz

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Time for action - creating a smoke trail

In the following example, we are going to use Particle Designer to create a smoke trail which will come out from our hero's rear, giving the impression that it is moving forward all the time. Here's what you have to do in order to generate a particle system with Particle Designer.

  1. First of all, if you haven't done this yet, go ahead and download Particle Designer from http://particledesigner.71squared.com/
  2. Run Particle Designer, and you should see a screen like the following:
    Time for action - creating a smoke trail

    The preceding screen is your starting point for any particle system that you make. There, you can see a list of "Shared emitters" which ...

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