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Beginner's guide to Construct 2

Well done for choosing Construct 2! Let's get started making your first HTML5 game. We'll be making the 'Ghost Shooter' demo game. Try it out here first so you know what we're aiming for: a player Read more

26th, June 2011 | by Ashley
How to make a Platform game

Construct 2 can make all kinds of 2D games. In this tutorial, you'll be taken through the basics of making a platform game in Construct 2. If you're new to Construct 2 and would prefer to make a top Read more

26th, January 2012 | by Ashley
Building a platform game - a beginner's guide

You'll learn how to:- Best use built-in behaviors- Switch animations: standing > running > falling ...- Test for progress and award points Building blocks - the objects to insert Key to a Read more

6th, January 2012 | by Velojet
Native Expressions in Construct 2

Operators You can use the following operators in expressions: + (addition) - (subtraction) * (multiplication) / (division) % (modulo, remainder after di Read more

14th, November 2011 | by pearsonlands
Guide to Construct 2's advanced event features

Construct 2 offers some advanced features in the event sheet. These can allow expert users to make the most of the event system, enabling more sophisticated logic than normally possible with standard Read more

13th, April 2012 | by Ashley
How to use loader layouts to make custom loading screens

A common request is to customise Construct 2's loading screen. This can be done by using a loader layout , which is a special layout shown while the project is still loading. Creative poss Read more

8th, June 2012 | by Ashley
How to preview on a local network

Previewing on a LAN address in Construct 2 allows any device on your Local Area Network (LAN) to preview your project. For example, if you have both a PC and an iPad on Wifi, you can preview Read more

19th, January 2012 | by Ashley
Building a global user interface (UI)

This is a short tutorial that will show you how to create a user interface (UI, also known as a heads-up display or HUD) in a single, dedicated layout that carries across your entire game. The advanta Read more

25th, June 2013 | by GeometriX
Building a tower defence game with the turret behaviour

The following techniques will be covered in this tutorial: creating a grid-based system for placing towers, using the new turret behaviour, using global and local variables, and testing collisions. Th Read more

19th, January 2013 | by GeometriX
Beginner's Basics For Construct 2

Ok i thought i'd have a go at a tutorial, never done one before, and i'm not an expert at Construct 2 by any means, But i thought i'd share some of the things i've learn't since using Construct 2 that Read more

24th, October 2011 | by tonycrew