Jon Walsh and Walter Luh Answer Your Questions

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Corona Geek Hangout

During this special edition of Corona Geek we talked with Fuse Powered CEO, Jon Walsh and Corona Labs CEO, Walter Luh about the recent acquisition of Corona Labs. Questions centered around Fuse’s history and business model, why Corona Labs was purchased, and what the acquisition means to the community moving forward.


Tutorial: Basic Spawning

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In game design, a common aspect is object spawning, whether it be spawning a variable number of items and placing them randomly about the screen, or spawning items repeatedly on a timer increment. In this tutorial, we’ll step through a module with some common features related to spawning.


From the Forum — Issue #44

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From the Forum

Welcome to the latest installment of From the Forum. In this series, guest blogger Alex Jackson highlights outstanding threads from the Corona Forum. The goal is to bring attention to the most captivating, interesting, and thought-provoking discussions taking place in our very own backyard.


Resolution Independence: Adaptive Content Scaling in Corona

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In previous posts, I shared a new way to think about virtual pixels (points) on iOS and the nuances of density independence on Android. Today, I’m going to talk about virtual pixels in Corona and explain how Corona virtual pixels can be made to look like native iOS/Android virtual pixels using “adaptive” content scaling.


From the Forum — Issue #43

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From the Forum

Welcome to the latest installment of From the Forum. In this series, guest blogger Alex Jackson highlights outstanding threads from the Corona Forum. The goal is to bring attention to the most captivating, interesting, and thought-provoking discussions taking place in our very own backyard.