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Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by plastikelectrik, Jan 13, 2016.

  1. plastikelectrik

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  2. Unforgiven

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    Thread moved to the Beta testing forum.
     
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  3. plastikelectrik

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    Upsss sorry for that
     
  4. thingwilliam

    thingwilliam Lurker

    Trying it out now, well done! Quick comments;

    It's a bit slow, as if the pinball machine has a bad angle. I think you can make it go faster or make it appear is if the ball is heavier, if you will.
    The flippers themselves need to go back faster to the start position, there's too much easing now which makes it harder to do precision shots.

    Thought, maybe add a feature that mimics the player pushing the pinball machine so the ball moves a bit - and of course, too much pushing will cause it to tilt.

    Great release, keep at it!
     
  5. dan330

    dan330 Extreme Android User

    any vids of game in action?

    what permissions does it want?
     
  6. plastikelectrik

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    hi thingwilliam

    thanks for the test and comment

    - I will try about the ball weight if not discontrol a lot the ball in bouncings.

    - The easing n the flipper is something i am hitting my head against the wall since some weeks ago i am working on it.

    -about the tilt, well is a classic in pinball games how to forget it, really i went thinking on integrate it but the main problem is how to control it or using accelerometer or tapping on some side of screen or whatever that i dont thinked out, but is a good point thanks for remember.

    - sorry i forgot to ask if the Game Play Services works for your device to send score after when gameover and list of leaderboards under scores on menu

    so lets code ;)
     
  7. plastikelectrik

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    Hi dan330

    - Sorry at the moment i have got any video of game play, i am looking for an method to do that but got any test at the moment. I will keep it on mind when i have got one i will post it here or in
    https://twitter.com/plastikelectrik
    https://twitter.com/SkullBallGame

    - about the permits:
    • wify
    • device id & phone status
    • network state
    • access to internet
    • vibrator
    hope that helps ;)
    and thanks for comment
     
  8. thingwilliam

    thingwilliam Lurker

    Hi,

    If you make tilt work with a slight tap on the sides or a shake, that would be pretty cool. Perhaps just a button to see how the physics works. I'll check scores in a bit!

    I usually record with adb. I'm on a Mac so YMMV. Plug in your device with a USB cable and do

    adb shell screenrecord /sdcard/my_recording.mp4

    Exit when done and to pull the recording to your computer, do

    adb pull /sdcard/my_recording.mp4
     
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  9. plastikelectrik

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    Sweet ;) thanks
    I will try recording that way.
    And a tilt approach will be included in next update.
    Also a mini tutorial with basic controls showing up before play first run.

    see ya
     
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