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Construct 2 - Online video course - Make a platformer

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Tutorial written by KyatricOriginally published on 27th, April 2013 - 1 revision

Hi, during April 2013 Yann and I conducted an online course on how to make a platformer oriented towards beginners.

The course was composed of 4 sessions of 2h to 2h30 and we also recorded some extra videos to weight up on specific points.

The course was held on Twitch, a video streaming platform. The videos were also uploaded to Scirra's Youtube account.
We also had a University of Reddit page as well as a subreddit where the capx for each sessions and extra videos are available.

Find the replays :
Prerequisite:
+ Download and install Construct2
+ Quick introduction to Construct2 IDE

+ First session - Getting Started - Twitch / Youtube playlist
+ Second session - In depth - Twitch / Youtube playlist
+ Third session - Enemies and animation Twitch / Youtube playlist
+ Fourth session - Audio, export, publish Twitch / Youtube playlist

Extra videos:
+ Picking - Twitch / Youtube playlist
+ Variables - Twitch / Youtube playlist
+ State vs change - Twitch / Youtube playlist
+ Containers - Twitch / Youtube playlist
+ Effects and graphics - Twitch / Youtube playlist
+ Platform behavior - Twitch / Youtube playlist

If you enjoy those videos, be sure to like them (Twitch/Youtube), favourite this tutorial and upvote topics on reddit.
See you in another course ;)

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loccy 4,690 rep

Congratulations to Yann and Kyactric for running this four week course on making a platform game in Construct2. The videos were clearly given and very informative, and the two areas i was having a problem with were containers and lerp, but thanks to the extra videos, which explained them clearly.
Hope to see more training videos from you guys.

Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 8:31:03 AM
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thehorseman007 14.4k rep

Very nice collection of video tutorials. Love them. :D

Want to see more videos in future on some other genre.

Thanks Kyat and FrenchYann.

Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 8:46:27 PM
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bullwinkle 1,801 rep

Ah wast a shame just got construct 2 so missed out would love to see the videos as a downloadable to go through offline, but will be watching them later today, I cant wait to get making my own games once I master this fantastic software. :)

Monday, April 29, 2013 at 9:35:08 AM
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NaSTy 8,752 rep

I have followed 3/4 lessons ... Very very awesome ... Very useful!! Thanks Yann & Kyat

Monday, April 29, 2013 at 3:31:23 PM
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MelVin 8,883 rep

There is never enough Tuts available, going to check these out and I'll reference them soon on my site too. Great job gentlemen. Thanks for sharing

@ Bullwinkle
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Thursday, May 09, 2013 at 4:58:02 AM
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mineet 7,086 rep

thanks.. this is so helpful

Friday, May 10, 2013 at 7:45:26 AM
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AbelaNET 14.7k rep

Thanks this is very cool.

Friday, August 02, 2013 at 1:33:25 PM
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smsanthosh 2,445 rep

thank you very much for this great tutorials... Excellent..

Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 8:02:51 AM

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