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Cocos2D Game Development Essentials by Ben Trengrove

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Putting it into practice

It's now time to start working on your first game. You will put all the information you have learned so far into practice, and create a very simple game using nodes and sprites. The game will be a simple one where you try to catch water in a bucket. The game will get faster and faster as it goes on. It's probably not going to make you the next App Store millionaire, but you have to start somewhere right?

Here is what our game will look like when it is finished:

Putting it into practice

Start by making a new Cocos2d project in Xcode just like you did in the last chapter. You can also delete the HelloWorldScene classes as you won't be using them.

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