Build 6 iOS Games with Swift and Xcode

Develop 6 simple beginner iOS games using the SpriteKit framework and Swift 3. Learn coding fundamentals and app dev!
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4,949 students
Build 6 iOS Games with Swift and Xcode
Rating: 3.7 out of 5 (10 ratings)
4,949 students
Build 6 2D Games with SpriteKit
Deal with Collisions and Physics
Organize Project And Animate Sprites
Program And Solve Complicated Problems Using Swift
SpriteKit Fundamentals
Create Scenes In The Scene Editor
Create and Work with Game Scenes

Requirements

  • A Mac computer (Xcode is only compatible on Mac or a Mac Virtual Machine)
  • Xcode 8 (Free)
  • Swift coding experience is helpful
Description

Learn to build 6 games for iPhone in Swift 3 with SpriteKit! Learn to build effective cash earning games by learning the secrets of development. Take your skills to a whole new level.

You will build this app from scratch! You don't have to have any prior experience in game development.

The course is structured so that it begins slowly, and with each lecture, you will understand more and more fundamentals about developing games with SpriteKit.

This course is project based so you will not be learning a bunch of useless coding practices. At the end of this course you will have real world apps to use in your portfolio. We feel that project based training content is the best way to get from A to B. Taking this course means that you learn practical, employable skills immediately.

Five of the top ten highest grossing apps on the iOS App Store are games. If you ever had an idea for an amazing game and needed a clear, step-by-step course from a friendly teacher, this course is for you.

One of the best features is that you can watch the courses at any speed you want. This means you can speed up the or slow down the video if you want to.

You can use the projects you build in this course to add to your LinkedIn profile. Give your portfolio fuel to take your career to the next level.

Learning how to code is a great way to jump in a new career or enhance your current career. Coding is the new math and learning how to code will propel you forward for any situation. Learn it today and get a head start for tomorrow. People who can master technology will rule the future.

Who this course is for:
  • Complete Beginners
  • Anyone Who Wants To Learn iOS Game Development Using SpriteKit
Curriculum
6 sections • 51 lectures • 4h 40m total length
  • Game 1 PREVIEW!
  • Setting up the game
  • Setting up the game objects
  • Setting up the controls
  • Setting up the falling block logic
  • Keeping the player in position
  • Adding in the physics logic
  • Resetting the game
  • Game 2 PREVIEW!
  • Getting the game started
  • Setting up the squares
  • Randomizing the squares
  • Adding in animation
  • Adding in the correct touched node logic
  • Resetting the game
  • Final thoughts
  • Game 3 PREVIEW!
  • Starting the Game
  • Setting up the game objects
  • Printing colors part 1
  • Printing colors part 2
  • Setting up the game over logic
  • Setting up the timer and the game logic
  • Game 4 PREVIEW!
  • Starting the game
  • Setting up the timers in the game
  • Setting up the animation
  • Changing the color of the blocks
  • Resetting the game
  • Finalizing the code
  • Making the art in Photoshop
  • Exporting images and adding them to the project
  • Game 5 PREVIEW!
  • Game 5 PREVIEW! Part 2
  • Setting up the game objects
  • Setting up the first timer
  • Adding in the other timers
  • Testing the app and setting up placing logic
  • Adding in a random touch location
  • Changing the block color
  • Adding the collecting node logic
  • Adding in game over logic
  • Making Tech circles
  • Exporting the colors
  • Adding in rotation to the game
  • Game 6 PREVIEW!
  • Starting the Game
  • Spawning the block and the labels
  • Adding in count down timer
  • Adding and removing the blocks
  • Adding in the game over logic

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