HOT & NEW : Build a Full Platform Game With Construct 2 or 3
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HOT & NEW : Build a Full Platform Game With Construct 2 or 3

Complete walkthrough of a Platform game using the Construct 2 platform. Follow along as you take the course and learn.
4.2 (29 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
156 students enrolled
Created by William Bushee
Last updated 6/2018
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This course includes
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Learn to build a complete platform game using Construct 2 or Construct 3.
  • Learn the basics of how a video game is put together
Course content
Expand all 23 lectures 02:16:09
+ Build Cave Slayer
21 lectures 01:53:51

Introduction to our instructor and the game we are going to build together.

Preview 01:42

Using a template, setup our background that shows where each of the artifacts get placed.

Creating our Background
04:41

Create a hero with multiple animation sets.

Preview 06:21

Add a ground sprite for our hero to run on.

Applying the Ground
06:46

Add the logic to support all of our hero's animations.

Animating our Hero
06:54

Add the platforms and lava throughout the game.

Creating the Platforms and Lava
05:00

Using Physics and Sine, setup the falling blocks to fall when jumped on.

Building the Falling Platforms
10:20

Our hero needs a sword, add the logic for him to fight.

Implementing our Hero's Sword
02:07

The hero needs someone to fight, add an enemy called Shroom.

Adding our Enemy, the Shroom
09:57

Add the events to kill the Shroom enemy and add our HUD layer with a lifebar to track our health.

Killing the Shrrom and adding a lifebar
11:37

If our hero is killed, he needs to be re-spawned at the beginning.

Respawning our Hero When he Dies
05:07

We should add a vase to destroy.

Adding Vases to Crush
03:18

Make sure our hero stays out of the lava, otherwise he might die.

Keeping our Hero Out of the Lava
02:53

Avoid the lava balls, they will kill you.

Adding Lava Balls
05:58

Gems will give you new life, add them throughout the game.

Creating a Gem for Life
01:56

Save points will prevent our hero from needing to start at the beginning when he dies.

Add a Save Point for our Hero
04:37

Every game needs a boss, our boss is a giant monkey called Kong.

Constructing a Boss, Kong
12:05

Using a door, add logic to go to the next level.

Create a Door to Take You to the Second Level
04:54

Using the template for the second level, setup the new level.

Building a Second Level
05:07

Our collision points for Kong are a little off, let's fix those.

Fix Some Logic with Kong
01:35

Boom!!! We are done with our game, let's see what we learned.

Conclusion!!
00:56
Requirements
  • Be able to download and install Construct 2 on a Windows computer.
  • Have a general knowledge of Construct 2, check out my other course for a full complete guide.
Description

Take a journey with me while we build a complete video game using the Construct 2 platform. The game is called Cave Slayer and includes a hero, enemy, boss, artificial intelligence, hot lava, and multiple levels. Learn the process from start to finish while you have fun learning the logic behind video games. This is a beginner to intermediate course. Enjoy!

Who this course is for:
  • Beginners to the Construct 2 gaming platform. Those who are interested in following a step-by-step guide to build a complete platform video game.