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April 30, 2009

Game Design: Leveraging User-Created Content

For years now I’ve been interested in games as tools for creative expression.  I like games where you don’t just develop a skill, you create something as you play.  Once you have created some bit of content, it’s possible to reuse and repurpose that content; to leverage it.  There is one obvious game to talk […]

April 15, 2009

AS3 and images part 2

Previously I talked about using images in AS3. Now I’ve figured out a further enhancement to the procedure I described. In that previous article I talked about adding an image to the library and instantiating it as a BitmapData object.  Then I talked about creating a Bitmap object, but there’s a problem; in the AS3 […]