Hangout Highlights – Adding Missile Shooting Turrets – Using Gravity In Games – Part 5

Last week we continued development on our “Monsters Need Coins” game. Ed Maurina walked us through adding static missile shooting turrets to the game, along with adding homing missiles that follow the player around the platforms. We discussed the vector math involved to accomplish this and looked at the code for adding the turrets. Here are clips from the Hangout.

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From the Forum — Issue #90

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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About “App Transport Security” (ATS)

As with each major upgrade of iOS, Apple is introducing new features which all iOS developers must be aware of. For iOS 9, a particular feature to be aware of is App Transport Security or ATS. Essentially, ATS is Apple’s new guard against unsecured HTTP and insecure (by some definitions) HTTPS connections. Apple suggests that you “adopt ATS as […]