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Mastering Cocos2d Game Development by Alex Ogorek

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Tutorial

We're at the point where we need to teach our players how to play our game. Although you might have been able to explain the game to your testers when you were standing over their shoulders, you won't be able to do that for those who download the app from the App Store. Thus, we're in need of a tutorial, and a quick one because we want our players playing the game, not the tutorial.

For this project, we're going to have a simple tutorial that basically explains the main concepts of the game through only a few words and some images:

  • Players sliding units with their fingers
  • Combining their own units
  • Defeating enemy units
  • Protecting the central square

Obviously, we are able to go a lot more in depth by explaining a few more of the subtle concepts, ...

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