Working with maps
This article shows the key coding elements that are required to create various types of maps for your escape games. We will learn how to define a 3D VIEW, and then use it.
Simple path finding
Advanced path finding is beyond the scope of this tutorial; we don't need to use it for our simple escape games. So, hit "Read more" to see some simple obstacle avoidance code.
When it comes to creating escape games, countdown timers are by far one of the most popular game design elements. Check out this article to see a simple timer example.
Locks and keys
How do you create a chest or a lock that can be opened with the proper key? If you find this question too difficult, you'll be glad to discover the answer in the article below.
Uncovering secret messages
These days there are lots of popular encryption/decryption libraries all over the web. Still, if you want to build a simple one from scratch, this article will be of great help.
Top 10 game design tips
Play lots of games, start small, be creative, embrace your everyday life experiences like an authentic game designer, ask for feedback, join a team or create one, keep a journal...