How to Create a Fast Loading Animation in Phaser 3
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If you are making asynchronous requests that can take several seconds to resolve then you'll want to have a loading animation. Players move on quickly from games that look frozen, stalled, or appears to be broken. This article shows you how to make a loading animation for better UX!

How to Load Images Dynamically in Phaser 3
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Does your game have a lot of images that not every player sees? Maybe a collectible card game? Loading those images dynamically can help your game start faster. This article shows you how.

Fix Stretched Image Distortions in Phaser 3 with 9-Slice Scaling
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Are you having image distortion problems when scaling to make a button or panel graphic bigger? Multiple versions of the same button asset at different sizes would work but that isn't very efficient. There's a solution for this and it is called 9-slice scaling.

Command Pattern to Undo Player Actions
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Are you looking for a clean and reusable way to implement undo for player actions? Perhaps you are making a turn-based strategy game or a puzzle game where the player can test what an action might look like before confirming it? Then the Command Pattern is what you are looking for!

Advanced Logging with the Strategy Pattern
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Have you ever tried debugging a problem with your game that only seems to happen in production? The Developer Tools Console or Debugger is not an option so what do you do? This article will show you a clean and easy to maintain system to solve such problems.

State Pattern for Character Movement in Phaser 3
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Writing clean and well-organized code is something all game developers aspire to. We want code to be reusable and easy to maintain. Design patterns help us achieve this goal. In this article, we look at using the State Pattern for character movement.

Memory Match in Modern Javascript with Phaser 3 - Part 6
by on 8 minute read

If you've got the basics of Phaser 3 in modern JavaScript down then it might be time to try making something a bit more complicated. We suggest Memory Match: a Mario Party-inspired mini-game. This article shows you how to make it!

Memory Match in Modern Javascript with Phaser 3 - Part 5
by on 6 minute read

If you've got the basics of Phaser 3 in modern JavaScript down then it might be time to try making something a bit more complicated. We suggest Memory Match: a Mario Party-inspired mini-game. This article shows you how to make it!

Memory Match in Modern Javascript with Phaser 3 - Part 4
by on 7 minute read

If you've got the basics of Phaser 3 in modern JavaScript down then it might be time to try making something a bit more complicated. We suggest Memory Match: a Mario Party-inspired mini-game. This article shows you how to make it!

Memory Match in Modern Javascript with Phaser 3 - Part 3
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If you've got the basics of Phaser 3 in modern JavaScript down then it might be time to try making something a bit more complicated. We suggest Memory Match: a Mario Party-inspired mini-game. This article shows you how to make it!

Memory Match in Modern Javascript with Phaser 3 - Part 2
by on 8 minute read

If you've got the basics of Phaser 3 in modern JavaScript down then it might be time to try making something a bit more complicated. We suggest Memory Match: a Mario Party-inspired mini-game. This article shows you how to make it!

Memory Match in Modern Javascript with Phaser 3 - Part 1
by on 11 minute read

If you've got the basics of Phaser 3 in modern JavaScript down then it might be time to try making something a bit more complicated. We suggest Memory Match: a Mario Party-inspired mini-game. This article shows you how to make it!