Godot Engine game tutorial for beginners – Create a 2D racing game part 7

In the previous post of this game tutorial for beginners series, we actually completed the racing game project. We’ve added some keyboard controls to know how things are going to run. But actually we want tp change the player controls from keyboard to mobile. If we tap to the left of the player car, the car will move to the left and the same for the right side. So let us take a look at the modified player script. Continue reading

Godot Engine game tutorial for beginners – Create a 2D Racing Game 4

In the past 3 parts of the 2d racing game tutorial for beginners, we setup the scene, created enemy cars and obstacles and setup the bg scrolling. Now we just need to spawn the cars and the obstacles to make the game look like moving. Welcome to the fourth part of the series and in this post we will make the enemy cars moving by adding the enemy script. Continue reading

Godot Engine game tutorial for beginners – Create a 2D Racing Game 3

This is the third part in the 2D racing game tutorial for beginners. In previous posts we setup the scene and created the enemy cars and roadblocks. Before going into this one, let me explain how this game is going to work. This is a top down racing game, the ideal thing would be to move the car upwards and the camera will follow the player car. But, we are not going to do that. Instead of moving the car and the camera, we will scroll the bg down – player car and the camera will be static. There are some scripting sections from now on and I expect you to have a basic understanding of Godot scripting. If you don’t know that, the official website provides some excellent tutorials in gdscript. Continue reading

Godot Engine game tutorial for beginners – Create a 2D Racing Game 1

Let us start another Godot Engine game tutorial for beginners. This will be a multipart tutorial series where we are going to create a simple top down 2D car racing game. The goal of this tutorial is to familiarise with the concepts and the workflow of Godot Engine. Once we understand these, it is very easy to make things with it. Continue reading