In this chapter, we will learn how to enhance our game's visual appearance by using particles and image effects.
In this chapter, we will cover:
Particle systems are often overlooked by rookie game developers because they are not something that will affect game mechanics, or make the AI smarter. However, a particle system is very important in games because not only does it make a static and boring scene look a lot livelier, but it can also create different moods and affect the player's emotion. Particles can be applied to game environments, props, power-ups, weapons, magic skills, and so on.
To create a particle ...