Tutorials

Step-by-Step Game Tutorials

These tutorials walk you through creating a full game from scratch.

Beefball
Beefball is a local multi-player game similar to air hockey. This tutorial provides step-by-step instructions for creating your first FlatRedBall project.

 

Rock Blaster
Rock Blaster is an asteroids-style game tutorial that covers using textures, entity states, rotation, and multiple players.

 

Starter Projects

Starter projects provide an already-functional game, showing a variety of FlatRedball features.

Star Blaster
Star Blaster provides a functional starter project for a shoot-em-up game.

 

 

Tile Adventure
Tile Adventure is a top-down tile-based game focusing on using the Tiled plugin.

 

Technology-Specific Tutorials

Technology-specific tutorials cover a single technology, typically

Tiled Tutorials

Learn to work with Tiled, the most popular tile map editing program.

 

Platformer Tutorials

Combine Tiled with a platformer entity to create a platformer game.

 

Gum Tutorials

Use Gum to define and lay out powerful UI in your FlatRedBall game.

 

Animation Editor Tutorials

The AnimationEditor simplifies the creation of frame-flipping animations.