Create a “4 Pics 1 Word” iPhone Game Clone

iOS App Development Tutorial Section

Create your own "4 Pics 1 Word" iPhone Game Clone

In this iOS app development tutorial, you will publish your own version of the "4 Pics 1 Word" iPhone Game in the Apple iTunes's app store
With this tutorial, you also get the full source code of a game clone called 4 Pics 1 Word.
This is an iPhone game in which you are shown 4 images and you need to guess what is the hidden word for these pictures. This is a very addictive, yet simple game.
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Enjoy the tutorial!

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1. Apple Developer Registration

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In order to create and submit your 4 pics 1 word game to the app store, you need to register with Apple and create a developer account.

2. Get XCode Tool

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Get and Install Xcode tool and open it. This is the software you will need to make your 4 pics 1 word game.

3. iOS Distribution Certificate

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You need an Apple certificate to build games and apps and publish them to the Apple app store.

4. Provisioning Profile

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Let's now create an app ID and set up our provisioning profiles.

5. Download Source Code

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Let's download the 4 pics 1 word source code at the top of this app tutorial section. Run the game and make sure it works in the iPhone simulator.

6. Source Code Folder Structure

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We will now get familiar with the 4 pics 1 word source code folder structure.

7. Modifying List of Words

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Let's now modify the list of words to find (one per level).

8. Creating list of letters to press

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We will now be modifying the letters to press for each level.

9. Creating the list of hints

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Let's now handle the list of hints.

10. Modifying Main Level Images

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In this lecture, we will show you how to modify the images you see in the game.

11. Customizing Game Interface

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We are pretty much done with the game graphics and content. Let's now customize the game interface (HUD).

12. Creating App Icon

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We are now going to create the game icons.