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GameSalad Essentials

By : Miguel DeQuadros
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GameSalad Essentials

By: Miguel DeQuadros

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (16 chapters)


From the images you created, or even ones you may have downloaded, we are going to start using them in GameSalad. We are going to see how to import images, make actors out of them, and start laying out some levels.

Creating our Project

Let's start with our project.

Open up GameSalad, and under Create a New Project, click on the Blank Project option. You can fill in all the details of your game if you like. I'm going to call the project title "Adventures of Kevin, Episode 1: Curse of the Stinky Fish". Yep! Click on the Scenes tab and open up the Initial Scene:

Under the Library section, click on the Media button. This section will show you all your imported images. Click on the + button at the bottom of the Library window, and a window will open to select your media. Simply select all the images you want to import and click on Open, and that's it! If you want, you can also drag-and-drop your image files directly into the Library window for fast importing. The same goes for importing...