2489 readersStarling is an ActionScript framework developed on top of Stage3D APIs. Stage3D provides to AS3 Developers a new set of API that allow them to create 2D/3D applications and games with amazing performances (I mean 60fps on mobile devices too). Since Stage3D APIs are very complex, Starling helps developers to keep things simple. Anyway, Starling
10775 readersIntroducing the “Starling” - *FREE* book from O’Reilly by Thibault ImbertFrom O’Reilly:“Starling is an ActionScript 3 2D framework developed on top of the Stage3D APIs (available on desktop in Flash Player 11 and Adobe AIR 3). Starling is mainly designed for game development, but could be used for many other use cases. Starling makes it possible to
14610 readersO’Reilly has just released a free book on the Starling Framework written by Thibault Imbert. This is essentially an updated and enhanced version of the getting started PDF that he wrote around the time of the release. Here is the abstract: Starling is an ActionScript 3 2D framework developed on top of the Stage3D APIs (available
6066 readersStarling goodies round-up: GPU Based Snow Starling vector textures: Part #1, Part #2 Simple 2D game framework based on Starling AcheGesture - Opensource Gesture Framework for Flash PanelScroll developed with Starling ( demo: here ) Starling Filter Playground updated to Feathers 1.0 Beta and Starling 1.3 RC Basic example of how to throw objects in Starling
27534 readers I just uploaded a new tutorial that gives you an introduction to the Feathers UI framework for Starling. This is the official framework to use if you need menus and other visual UI components for your Starling games and applications. In the tutorial I show you how to create a simple list-based application targeted
13348 readersThe Starling Framework allows developers to build 2D hardware accelerated (Stage3D API) games with an API similar to the flash.display.* classes. This framework is used by Angry Birds on Facebook. The Starling community is quite vibrant and many extensions are being made for it. One of these extensions that has grown into a full project
8404 readersWith a coffee under my belt, I was ready for Lee Brimelow and Tom Krcha to get me up to speed on creating games with Starling. After a warm welcome, Lee dove into the workshop with an overview of what Starling is,“an ActionScript 3, 2D framework on top of the Stage3D API’s in Flash Player
5034 readersI’m sure Stage3D is not foreign to most readers; it’s the new API that gives AS3 programmers access to the GPU. However, coding against opcodes in Stage3D may not be everyone’s preferred choice, so it’s fortunate that there’s a shortcut: Starling, a library developed to encapsulate this low level programming to make it much easier.
9069 readersA few months ago, we shipped Flash Player 11 and AIR 3 with Stage3D support, since we shipped we have seen great response from the developers and amazing content being developed. From Zombie Tycoon, the first Stage3D game available online, we have seen tanks and zombies destroying cities, cars doing rallys, Ben Franklin fighting the Dead Coats. Beyond games, we’ve also seen an amazing
5106 readersAdobe® AIR® SDK & Compiler (Release Notes) provides developers with a consistent and flexible development environment for the delivery of out-of-browser applications and games across devices and platforms (Windows, Mac, iOS, Android). AIR SDK and Compiler includes: Framework for Adobe AIR APIs ActionScript Compiler 2.0 Read the ActionScript Compiler 2.0 (PDF, 20Kb) Template for the…
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