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Author: mark | Website: http://www.stickslaughter.com

B. Hit test killing



so, to kill a man in the game, it's just as simply simple as simply simple can be, add this code to the enemy, which will be a a movieclip that continuously throws grenades, grenades that stay, so it souldn't be a loop, and give him the instance name of : enemy1 for example, so here is the script to add to the enemy :

if (this.bullet.hitTest(_this.enemy1)) {
    this.gotoandplay("die")
    points + 100
}


Okay, the script is easy, if the bullet hits the man, the man goes to a frame inside himself called "die", which is something like... I don't know, use you imagination, make him jump backwards covered in blood !!!
You can use the same script for the man, with "if (this.enemybullet...", what is even better is a red bar (movie clip) with stop actions on every frame and when it's empty add this :

_root.gotoandplay("gameover")


Okay, you know all you need to know about how to make games in flash, i hope this helped !!!!
Find out on the next page how to e-mail or get contact of me !!!
» Level Intermediate

Added: 2005-02-14
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