Create a classic arcade iPhone game clone

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Create a classic arcade iPhone game clone

In this iOS app development tutorial, you will learn to make a classic arcade iPhone game clone and publish it to the App Store.
This iOS video course gives you the source code of a clone of the classic arcade game called Break out and Arkanoid game.
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Enjoy the tutorial!

Download the Arcade Brick source code and PSD files
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1. Apple Registration Process

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You will need an Apple developer license to be able to publish apps in the iTunes app store

2. Apple Developer Certificate

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

3. Get and Install Xcode

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Get a software called Xcode. It will be used to build games after creating an executable file.

4. Verifying the Game Works

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In this lecture, we will download and unzip the Brick Breaker source code (Download it above before the video lectures).

5. Quick Troubleshoot iOS 7.1

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Some people are having issues with the new Xcode and iOS7.1, this lectures addresses the issues.

6. Coming Up With a New Theme

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After testing and making sure that the game is working, we need to come up with a new theme for the game and add our own twist.

7. Finding Graphics for the Bricks

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After selecting our own theme, we now are going to look for graphics for the Bricks.

8. Finding Background Images

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Let's now change the background of our Arcade Brick game.

9. Finding a new Ball Graphics

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Let's find new game graphics for the ball.

10. Creating the App Icon With Photoshop

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We need to create the game icons which come in different sizes.

11. Creating Brick Images

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In this lecture, we will modify the bricks and create our own images.

12. Modifying the Ball Image

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Let's now head to the "moving-items" folder within Xcode and change the graphics of the ball in Photoshop (or any other graphic editor).

13. Adding the Background Images

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We will now change the background image with the one we downloaded earlier.

14. Modifying the Launch Images

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Whenever the game launches, you will see the splash screen, or the launch image. Let's modify it.