Playing sound effects

Playing simple sounds is even easier. We will use SKAction objects to play sounds on specific events, such as when picking up a coin or starting the game.

Adding the coin sound effect to the Coin class

First, we will add a happy sound each time the player collects a coin. To add the coin sound effect, follow these steps:

  1. Open Coin.swift and add a new property to the Coin class to cache a coin sound action:
            let coinSound =  
                waitForCompletion: false) 
  2. Locate the collect function and add the following line at the bottom of the function to play the sound:
            // Play the coin sound: 

That is all you need to do to play the coin sound every time the player collects a coin. ...

Get Swift Game Development - Third Edition now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.