I've been messing around with HTML5 for quite some time now but this is something that I guess I haven't figured out how to handle well yet. I'm sure there's an extremely easy solution and I just ...
I was wondering if someone could explain to me how to implement a seemingly dynamic infinite map like the one at http://wordsquared.com/ My main issue is really generating new tiles in any direction ...
I coded a a little RPG in ruby and I used an array to contain the map squares. The elements of the array (which defines the X coordinates) are arrays themselves whose elements defines the Y ...
I'm new to this. And I don't really understand 2D tile maps. The tutorials I've read use arrays, but doesn't this get really difficult to manage when they get big? And what if I want different ...
About These are actually two questions in one. First of all I am looking for a way to efficiently store large amounts of tile data. The other aspect deals with querying the data set and displaying ...
I'm doing HTML5 Canvas development and currently have a large viewport (on the left) and a map (on the right). Like this: I need to show on the map what is currently being viewed in the left. And ...