Showing smooth animations

There's a difference between previous game settings and this one. Apart from the size, that's larger than what we saw in previous chapters for an aesthetic choice, I set the frame rate to 30 frames per second.

Unlike games as Concentration and Minesweeper, Connect Four will include animations. The average human eye will see the individual frames on an animation (or a movie) if the frame rate is lower than a certain amount of frames per second (fps). In films, using 24fps along with motion blur, eyes get tricked and they won't be able to see individual frames anymore, as if they were looking at a smooth animation. Without motion blur, some people are able to see individual frames up to 30 fps and more, according to the ...

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