Making Dating & Quiz Trivia Browser Games
Making Dating & Quiz Trivia Browser Games
Creating "Trivia Quiz" Game Mechanics for Phaser.js Gaming Frameworks v3.x.x & v2.x.x
About the Book
Discover how to create online "Dating & Trivia Quiz" games using the methods in this single chapter from the Phaser Game Starter Kit Collection. When you finish this chapter, you will have a production pipeline ready to create as many different "quiz" games as your imagination can dream of!
You'll also get bonus content, download examples, game variations, and source code references on how to do every single thing in this game design workbook, so you can copy and paste any examples into your own productions and then modify those resources for your own purposes. General Game Licenses are included in the purchased book.
I would like to guide you in creating several types of "Dating & Trivia Quiz" game mechanics. We will use the game mechanics, mechanisms and the development methods discussed in Phaser Game Prototypes. By the end of this workbook, you should have a fully functional "Quiz" game - not just a copy of my game, but your very own product using your own gaming assets. There is a supporting website where you can download the bonus content included with your workbook's purchase.
This extraordinarily comprehensive guide will teach you how to:
- Use either the Phaser JS Gaming Framework either v2.x.x or v3.16+.
- How to integrate "Quiz" game mechanics into other game genres such as Detective adventure and spy stories!
- Use your game as a "Progressive Web Application" or "Single Page Web Application" for any device.
- Analyze current business demand for this game's genre, how and where to deploy it.
- Automatically generate various game board features.
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- Supporting website
About this Workbook
- Links and References
- Workbook Content
- How to Read & Use this workbook:
- Your newly obtained skills …
Game Design Resources
- Game Studio - Book Series
- Game Studio - Online Courses
- “Making Browser Games” - Books Series
- “Making Browser Games” Series - online Courses
- Programming Courses
- “Walk-Thru Tutorial” Series - Online Courses
- Distribution Permission
Making HTML5 Games
1 Introduction to Game Design
- 1.1 Game Genre Defined
- 1.2 Game Tools & Generators
- 1.3 References From
2 Standard Project Setup
- 2.1 Standardized File Structure
- 2.2 Barebones Set-up
- 2.3 Web Server Required - Batteries not included!
3 Starting a Game Project
- 3.1 Step 0: Review your competition and their games
- 3.2 Step 1: Create your “front-door”
- 3.3 Step 2. Create your “Game Shell” & Phases
- 3.4 Select a JS Format
- 1 Introduction to Game Design
Part II: Making “Trivia Quiz” Browser Games
4 Trivia Quiz — Core Game Construction
- 4.1 Game Project Overview
- 4.2 Our Goal
- 4.3 Trivia Quiz Genre Description
- 4.4 Game Mechanics (GM) - Logic & Rules
- 4.5 Game Mechanics (GM) - Data Structure (Draft)
- 4.6 Game Recipe™ Featured Ingredients
- 4.7 Design Considerations
- 4.8 Step 3: Create “Play.js”
- 4.9 Step 4: Create Supporting functions.
- 4.10 Conclusion
5 Phaser v3.16+ Code Review
- 5.1 Game #1 — Mensa Mental Math™ — a math tutor game.
- 5.2 playGame
- 5.3 Game #1 Supporting Functions
- 5.4 Game #1 Score storage - Lines 449 to 451
- 5.5 Game Project #2 — Tomfoolery Trivia Topics™
- 5.6 Game #2 Code Review - main.js
- 5.7 Game #2 Code Review - boot.js
- 5.8 Game #2 Code Review - load.js
- 5.9 Game #2 Code Review - language.js
- 5.10 Game #2 Code Review - menu.js
- 5.11 Game #2 Code Review - exitGame.js
- 5.12 Game #2 Code Review - play.js
- 5.13 Game #2 Supporting Functions
6 Phaser v2.x.x Code Review
- 6.1 Game #1 — Mensa Mental Math™ — a math tutor game.
- 6.2 Game #1 supporting Functions
- 6.3 Game #2 — Tomfoolery Trivia Topics™ — a simple trivia game.
- 6.4 Game #2 Code Review
- 6.5 Game #2 supporting Functions
- 6.6 Game #3 — Dating Veronica Darlene™ — a simple dating game.
- 6.7 Game #3 Code Review
- 6.8 Game #3 supporting Functions
7 Game Shell - The CMS!
- 7.1 Main.js
- 7.2 Boot.js
- 7.3 Preload.js
- 7.4 Splash.js or Language.js
- 7.5 Menu.js
- 7.6 Inside each Game Phase
- 8 Plug-in Enhancements
- 9 Conclusion
- 10 Bonus Development Content
- 4 Trivia Quiz — Core Game Construction
- 10.1 Game Distribution & Marketing
- 10.2 Book Review Protocol
- 10.3 Tell the world about your game!
- Additional Appendices
- Other resources:
- Selling your Game Assets
- Appendix: Online Game Development
- Appendix: Making WebXR Games!
- Appendix: Phaser III Plugins
Appendix: “How to Start a WebSocket”
- Testing Your Browser
- WebSocket Protocol Handshake
- Sample Source Code: Client-side WebSocket
- More Resources
- Deeper Dive: JS Delegation (aka “Inheritance”?)
- The old way
- Objects Linking to Other Objects (OLOO)
- Compare your code
- Exercise Lesson 9:
- Game Singletons
- Deeper Dive: Object Manipulation objects in ES5/6
- Lesson Summary
- Resource References:
Answers to Exercises
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