Smile Game Builder Tutorial #34 – Bug Fix

This is a simple fix for the oversight bug from the Skyrim Styled Book-Reading tutorial, which I only noticed after the video was uploaded. The bug occurs where pages of the first book in the multiple book choices showed right before transitioning to the second Continue Reading »

Smile Game Builder Tutorial #34: Skyrim Styled Book-Reading

Have you played Skyrim? If you have, you’ll know all about books. In Tutorial #29, Skyrim Styled Book-Reading, I show how to create a book-reading system similar to that in Skyrim, both single and multiple books. Press the LEFT/RIGHT keys to flip through the pages and the CANCEL key to close the book. Continue Reading »

Skyrim Styled Book Reading Experiment

This is just a short post to show an experimental technique I’ve been working on, a Skyrim styled book-reading routine I recently put on Facebook. The idea is to flip through the pages using the LEFT and RIGHT arrows to read the book’s contents, and Continue Reading »

Smile Game Builder Tutorial #29: Tips & Tricks (Chests) – Part 1

This Tips & Tricks video is a multi-part tutorial on treasure chests. The aim of this tutorial is to be as comprehensive as possible with as many methods as possible to add some dimension to your games. Video Tutorial It’s mostly based on the Complete Continue Reading »

Smile Game Builder Tutorial #28 – Tips & Tricks (Combat)

This tutorial is mainly for combat, but it includes answers to some of the FAQs and how-to’s to some comments I received. Action Battle System in SGB As mentioned in the video, here’s the link to the ABS Battle System. Get Jacob’s Assets You can Continue Reading »

Smile Game Builder Tutorial #26 – Zelda-Like Forest Maze

How many of you have played The Legend of Zelda (for the NES) and remember that "infamous" Forest Maze, where you need to find your way through the forest using specific directions? If you don’t, you’ll just wander aimlessly and won’t find your way out. Continue Reading »