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Creating Adventure Games for Teens by Jason Darby

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CHAPTER 17COMPILING GAMES

In this chapter, we will show you how to compile your games from the MFA format to a format that can be played on another computer, allowing other people to play the adventure games you create.

Note

You will need the full version of MMF2 to be able to compile games into a format that can be used by other people.

EXPORTING

When you create a game within MMF2, it will save it as a file with an .MFA extension, which means that only MMF2 can read the game. So if your friends are using MMF2, you can provide them with a copy of your game, and they will then be able to load it and run the application. If one of your friends tries to launch the MFA files but isn’t running MMF2, he will get an error and will not be able to open ...

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