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iOS 7 Game Development by Dmitry Volevodz

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First particle effect

How can we apply particle effects to our project? The first thing that comes to mind is to add nice flames to our jetpack. In order to do that, we need to create a new particle effects file. To do this, we need to navigate to the File menu and then to New | New File. On the left-hand side table, click on Resource under the iOS section and from the right-hand side of the screen, select SpriteKit Particle File, as shown in the following screenshot:

First particle effect

Creating a new particle effects file

On the next screen, you will be asked what preset type of particle effect you want to create. Pick a Spark type. Name it as jet.

After you have done ...

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