Tutorials


A collection of tutorials to teach you how to program in ActionScript 2 and 3.

Beginner Tutorials

AS2

AS3

Make a Brick Breaker Game in AS2
  1. Coding Paddle Movement
  2. Programming the Ball
  3. Setting Up the Bricks on Stage
  4. Hit Testing the Bricks
  5. Creating Levels
  6. Finishing Touches
Make a Brick Breaker Game in AS3
  1. Coding Paddle Movement
  2. Programming the Ball
  3. Setting Up the Bricks on Stage
  4. Hit Testing the Bricks
  5. Creating Levels
  6. Finishing Touches
Pagination in ActionScript 2.0
Pagination in ActionScript 3.0

Simple Dynamic Perspective in AS2 and AS3

How to Draw Simple Shapes in AS3

Intermediate Tutorials

AS2

AS3

Make a Rhythm Game in AS2
  1. The Brainstorming
  2. Create the Required Symbols/Art
  3. Programming the Arrows
  4. Programming the Arrows Part 2
  5. Make a Level
  6. Scoring
  7. Finishing Touches
Make a Rhythm Game in AS3
  1. The Brainstorming
  2. Create the Required Symbols/Art
  3. Programming the Arrows
  4. Programming the Arrows Part 2
  5. Make a Level
  6. Scoring
  7. Finishing Touches
Make a Vertical Shooter in AS2
  1. Programming the Character
  2. Programming the Character – Part 2
  3. Creating the Enemies
  4. Programming the Enemies
  5. Scoring
  6. Finishing Touches
Make a Vertical Shooter in AS3
  1. Programming the Character
  2. Programming the Character – Part 2
  3. Creating the Enemies
  4. Programming the Enemies
  5. Scoring
  6. Finishing Touches
Create a Game Like Winter Bells in AS2
  1. Basic Character Programming
  2. Programming the “Bells”
  3. Level Creation
  4. Scoring
  5. Finishing Touches
Create a Game Like Winter Bells in AS3
  1. Basic Character Programming
  2. Programming the “Bells”
  3. Level Creation
  4. Scoring
  5. Finishing Touches

Advanced Tutorials

AS2 AS3
    Create a Platform Game in AS2
  1. Basic Character Programming
  2. Creating The Level
  3. Programming the Level
  4. Adding Level Elements
  5. Adding Enemies
  6. Goals and Level Completion
  7. Finishing Touches
Create a Platform Game in AS3
  1. Basic Character Programming
  2. Creating the Level
  3. Programming the Level
  4. Adding Level Elements
  5. Adding Enemies
  6. Goals and Level Completion
  7. Finishing Touches
Create a Tower Defense Game in AS2
  1. Setting up Level
  2. Adding Turrets
  3. Adding Enemies
  4. Making Turrets Attack Enemies
  5. Winning/Losing the Game
  6. Expanding on the Game
  7. Finishing Touches
Create a Tower Defense Game in AS3
  1. Setting up Level
  2. Adding Turrets
  3. Adding Enemies
  4. Making Turrets Attack Enemies
  5. Winning/Losing the Game
  6. Expanding on the Game
  7. Finishing Touches

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