From the Forum — Issue #104

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.

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Hangout Highlights – Analog Axis Inputs Versus Digital Key Inputs

Last week on Corona Geek Hangout 173, we talked about adding game controller support to our top down desktop shooter game. We examined the difference between analog and digital inputs with a look at working with axis events versus key events. We also shared code snippets for normalizing rotation and splitting strings on specific values. Here are clips from the Hangout.

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From the Forum — Issue #103

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.

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Corona Geek #173 – Adding Game Controller Support

On today’s Corona Geek Hangout we finished development on our top down shooter series with a look at how to add game controller support to desktop games. We examined the difference between analog and digital inputs with a look at working with axis events versus key events. We also shared code snippets for normalizing rotation and splitting strings on specific values.

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