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Sparrow iOS Game Framework Beginner's Guide by Johannes Stein

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Chapter 10. Polishing Our Game

In the previous chapter, we added sound and music to our game. We also learned about audio file formats and even how to generate our own sound effects.

In this chapter, we are going to polish our game. We will be covering the following topics in this chapter:

  • Improving the game over mechanism
  • Adding a minimalistic tutorial
  • Loading and saving the current state of the game

Polishing is the process of giving the last finishing touches to the game. There is a saying in software development that the last 20 percent of the development feels as hard as the first 80 percent. With such motivation, let's polish our game, shall we?

Adding additional scenes

Our game still feels rough around the edges. Our first order of business ...

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