Making RPG Games with Phaser v2 (The Course)
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Course Info

This course includes 10 attempts.

Discover how to create online Role Playing Games using the methods in this course. When you finish this course, you will have a production pipeline to create as many different RPGs as your imagination can dream of!

You'll also get bonus download examples, source code, abridged references on how to do every single thing in this course, so you can copy and paste these into your own game design and then modify those resources for your own purposes.

I would like to guide you in creating several styles of RPG mechanics. We will use the game mechanics, mechanisms and the development methods discussed in Phaser Game Prototypes . By the end of this tutorial, you should have a fully functional RPG using your own gaming assets. There is a supporting website where you can download the bonus content included with your course purchase.  

This extraordinarily comprehensive course will teach you how to: 

  • Use Phaser 2.x.x
  • How to integrate RPG mechanics into other game genres using the Game Design System!
  • Use Phaser as a Progressive Web Application or Single Page Web Application for any device.
  • Analyze current business demand for this game's genre and where to deploy it.
  • Automatically generate various games using the new Game Recipe Tools.
  • Instructor Guides and teaching resources available for workshops in this course's special Teacher edition.

If you have any feedback or suggestions please join our email listing or participate in the forum for this course!



  • Computers and Programming
  • Game Development
  • JavaScript
  • Gaming
  • Education
  • DIY
  • Games
  • Textbooks

Course Material

  • Phaser v2.x.x RPG Game Design Course
  • Required Game Assets:
  • References:
  • Course Overview
  • Lesson 1: Initialize the Game
  • The Game’s HTML
  • Compare your code
  • Certification Quiz
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    Quiz 12 attempts allowed
  • Lesson 02: Scaling
  • Compare your code
  • Bonus Course Content: (Coupon)
  • Certification Quiz
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    Quiz 22 attempts allowed
  • Lesson 03: Preload and Deploy Assets
  • Game Description
  • Loading Game Assets
  • Deploy Game Assets
  • Compare your code
  • Certification Quiz
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    Quiz 32 attempts allowed
  • Lesson 04: Moving the avatar
  • Compare your code
  • Next steps
  • Certification Quiz
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    Quiz 42 attempts allowed
  • Lesson 05: Physics
  • Compare your code
  • Certification Quiz
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    Quiz 52 attempts allowed
  • Lesson 06: Bounce off the walls
  • Compare your code
  • Next steps
  • Lesson 07: Player treasure and controls
  • Compare your code
  • Next steps
  • Lesson 08: Game Over
  • Compare your code
  • Next steps
  • Lesson 09: Build the monster army
  • Compare your code
  • Next steps
  • Lesson 10: Collision detection
  • Compare your code
  • Next steps
  • Lesson 11: Tracking the Score
  • Compare your code
  • Next steps
  • Lesson 12: Win the game
  • Compare your code
  • Next steps
  • Lesson 13: Extra Morale and healing
  • Compare your code
  • Next steps
  • Lesson 14: Animations and tweens
  • Tweens
  • Compare your code
  • Next steps
  • Lesson 15: Buttons
  • Compare your code
  • Next steps
  • Lesson 16: Randomizing gameplay
  • Compare your code
  • Summary
  • Conclusion
  • More Game Starter Kit Tutorials
  • Further Information
  • References


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