Smile Game Builder‘s built-in camera control is a very useful feature, especially when it comes to achieving certain map effects during the game. Camera Settings Variables In Advanced Variables, you can store the values of various camera settings into variables and reference them throughout. In
This week’s Smile Game Builder video tutorial is another "tips & tricks" video, where I’ve answered some of the how-to questions my commenters have asked. Tutorial Video The topics covered in this tutorial are: Use Mobile Devices as Gamepads I also mentioned in the video
In Smile Game Builder, you can store and reference various character stats via Advanced Variables. Character Information Under Character Information, you can store: Each stat is stored in a separate variable per character. If you intend on using all of them with a full party,
Every game must have an element of randomness to it, not only to add an element of surprise to the game but also to increase its re-playability. In Smile Game Builder, assigning a random number to a variable is as easy as setting its minimum and maximum values.
In Part 1 of the Variables in Smile Game Builder series, I went through what variables are, the two types of variables (Basic and Advanced) and their roles in Smile Game Builder. Preamble Although I already did a video tutorial on Advanced Variables in Tutorial
A Variable is simply somewhere to store numbers or values so that they can be referenced later. There are two types of variables in Smile Game Builder: Basic and Advanced. I’m going to be as comprehensive as possible with this series. However, you can skim
In the final part of Parallel Events in Smile Game Builder, I focus on Triggered Automatically (1 Time Only) and Triggered Automatically (Repeated), further expanding on their uses and functionality.
In Part 1 of this series, I discussed what parallel events are and briefly each of their functions. In this second part, I’ll expand on Automatically Start (Synchronize and Run Repeatedly), which I’ll refer to as Auto-Start Sync from now on. The Auto-Start Sync Trigger
In this new series, I’m going to discuss parallel events in Smile Game Builder: how they work and their relationships with other events on the maps. These are the "Automatically Start (Synchronize and Run Repeatedly)", "Triggered Automatically (1 Time Only)" and "Triggered Automatically (Repeated)" Start Event triggers.
For Part 5 of the Tips & Tricks Smile Game Builder tutorial series, I delve more into the advanced variables and show what else you can do with them. Video Tutorial The topics covered in this tutorial are: