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Buildbox 2.x Game Development by Ty Audronis

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Tour of the Buildbox interface

Now that we've got a bit of a foundation, let's get into Buildbox itself. We'll spend the rest of this chapter giving you a tour of the Buildbox interface, and in the next chapter we'll go over a template project that comes with Buildbox before creating our own Ramblin' Rover game. Alright, here we go...

The welcome screen

When you first open Buildbox, you're greeted with the Welcome screen. The following screenshot shows this screen. Buildbox has taken a page straight out of Adobe's UIX design team with this. If this is the first time you've opened the Welcome screen, you should immediately uncheck Open Buildbox at startup:

Unless your computer's sole purpose is for Buildbox development, we suggest unchecking this ...

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