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Efficient sprite animation display methods?

I'm making a game sprite, with animations for transitioning to different states, such as idle, sleeping, etc. I'm wondering what the most efficient way to play the animations is. As of now, I have a ...
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Is there a way to get relative center of a Rect object in pygame?

Now, suppose I always want to draw a circle at the center of a rect object, now, the problem is: For example, if I do ...
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Moving Rect with KEYDOWN

I tried to move my obstacle with the event type KEYDOWN, but it seems it is not working. This is my code. ...
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Collision Detection in Pygame

I'm making a game where the main character is a cat and has to avoid dogs and eat food. The collision detection works for the dogs and will subtract a bar of health from the cat, but when the cat ...
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Full screen to windowed screen workaround causing segmentation fault in pygame

I'm having an issue that causes the window bar to appear above the screen when jumping between full-screen and windowed mode. Did some googling on the issue and it turns out it's actually a pygame bug,...
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How to display the counter in pygame.time.set_timer?

in pygame, we use pygame.time.set_timer() to repeatedly create an event. This function takes 2 arguments : the event type and the delay time after which the event ...
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How do I draw my particles when an enemy is killed?

I have enemies that move left and right. I was wonder how I could make my particles show up when the enemy is killed? Here is my particle class ...
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Pygame bullet firerate not working sometimes

i have made this bullet class but i have a problem with the firerate. Sometimes i'm not able to shoot even when the little delay (700ms) between the two shots has ended. I guess it's due to the ...
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How can I move a vehicle using speed and steering angle?

I want to drive a vehicle in x and y coordinate area with range from (0,0) to (6000,5000). I am using Visual Components (using Python API). On input I have speed data and steering angle of wheels ...
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Would creating a player scriptable game using Unreal Engine or Unity violate their license agreement?

I want to create a game in Unity or UE4 which allows the user to write scripts in Python and run them mainly to control the AI. I will have to find a way to enable runtime script execution first. ...
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How to make player move into next level in pygame

When my player reaches at the end of the map, I want it to enter to the next level. I've created the first level and it all works fine. All I want to do is that when player finishes 1st level I want ...
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Image color being changed when pygame blitting to screen

I'm working on my first game, and I decided to add some trees that twinkle to the game. For some reason when the image is blitted to the screen using pygames blit ...
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processing request in order on game server

I am creating a simple multiplayer puzzle game in which multiple players can join a lobby and compete with each other. the player that submits the answer first gets the highest point, the player that ...
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How to make a z-depth buffer with pygame?

I am making a 3d renderer with python and so far am sorting the triangles which I want to replace with a z-depth buffer. The thing is, I don't know how to make a z-depth buffer in pygame. I still want ...
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How would you have a range of movement within a class in pygame?

I have blitted 4 zombies to the screen in pygame. First, the zombies will wander in a specific region (let us say a 10 x 10 area). And when the player enters any one of the zombie's areas, the zombie ...
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Alternative to pyGame? [closed]

i'm learning something about game programming from a book about "pyGame". pyGame is simple, but... python is a little complex and different from my previous knoweledge about programming. I know "...
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Triangle mesh smoothing

I have a grid in terms of two arrays: points: contains 3D coordinates of points. triangles: contains 3 indices per line for ...
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Find angle to a point

I'm trying to find the angle between a point and the left side of my camera's fov. In the picture below the camera (Red dot) is looking towards a polygon (Green) with the fov of the camera ...
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How to make planets “stay together” on collision

I working on a 2D planetary orbit simulator and I've encountered a problem regarding the collision of planets. Currently, here is what I have ...
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How do I make mask work

I have been trying to make a game, but mask collision doesn't seem to work. Here is my code: ...
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Pygame End Screen Problem How To Fix?

Video as you can see there I am trying to make my end screen restart my game but whats happening is that its not restarting my game its just loading the same thing when I die >> how could I make it so ...
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Implementing melee combat in pygame?

I've gone about 2 ways for implementing melee attacks however, bboth have major flaws, hoping someone has a simpler answer. Method 1: Creating a "projectile" that's using an image, then ...
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player teleporting into other levels

So I basically want to load another map once the player collides with a object, specifically a "Portal" in my game. Which is really making the player move onto other levels. I don't want to ...
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How can I upload a pygame that I made on a website? [duplicate]

I'm a beginner programmer and I want to know how can you upload your pygame on websites like coolmathgames or any game websites, do you upload your code after you get a deal with them? do you save it ...
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Problem With Enemy Bullets Attacking The Player Pygame

I am trying to make my enemy bullets attack the player but it only attack its x and y how could I make it curve instead of zigzagging VIDEO the bullets only attack the y axis and it wont curve or go ...
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delta_time with discrete movement

I have a basic snake game movement system with Pygame: ...
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How can I publish a Python game on itch.io as html?

I'm making a game with Python, using Pygame. I want to publish my game on itch.io so that it's playable in the browser. Is there a way to do this? If so, how?
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Why is my program “not responding” when I run it?

I'm trying to learn to code with python and while using pygame, I came across this: every time I run the window it says "not responding". Specifically, it happens when I click to drag the window; the ...
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Where to store polygons and polygon animation?

I thought about making something with ApeOut graphics long before it came out and its release motivated me to try - I'm having tons of fun but I stumbled upon a pickle. I can imagine storing polygons ...
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Fail to install ML-Agents (python packages)

I have been trying for hours to install pytorch and mlagents with cmd, however I am getting pretty much the same error for each package I'm trying to install - ERROR: Could not find a version that ...
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How can I change the background color of the image?

I'm trying to change my background image color, but somehow it doesn't work. I have provided my code below and hope you will be able to tell me how I should do this, and why my code didn't work. ...
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how to move object in a circle around point?

There are two controllable objects orbiting around a centre block. Unfortunately, I don't really know how to stick them so they can only move around the block (left/a sends them clockwise, right/a ...
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Pygame Scrolling Bug With Enemys

I have a problem with my enemy where when my player scrolls left the enemy scrolls with the player is there anyway to fix this even Video my full code is below its to long to fit here though what I ...
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How to make a sprite face the player sprite (pygame 2d)

Basically I have a sprite and I want its front/face to face the player sprite. All the sprites are rectangles/squares and use .get_rect(). I have a base class for ...
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Pygame - Maze collisions problem

I am a beginner in Python and Pygame and I have a problem with my game in pygame. I have Maze class and Player class but I can't do proper collisions. I reached the moment where I have no idea why my ...
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Collision detection / physics for simple game

I am currently working on a mini game for class (first time doing something like this) and I don't really know how to start with collision detection at all. The game I'm creating is a top down sumo ...
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How to create a 2D tile-map in python ASCII style

Still learning about python programming and I wanted to create a little map like below but the thing is I know a for loop will draw down not draw across. However, I want to change the size of the area ...
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How to get object or its index from mouse coordinates? [closed]

Basically, I have a NumPy array of rectangles that store their colour and position. I want to be able to compare my mouse position and clicked on the rectangle's position and get the index or the ...
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python game hold down keybind?

I am very new to python I started to make a pong game, but can't get it to let me hold down the buttons for the paddel to move, im using the turtle not pygame ...
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Why does collision only work sometimes when there are multiple objects in the game?

when i was making a pygame in python for the first time i kinda have a problem where sometimes the player and the object would touch and the game would not close as intended i dint seem to find the ...
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Collisions in other sides on pong in python

Im trying to create pong in python, so far Ive set up correct collisions on the right paddle but upon just trying to reverse the code to work with the other side it refuses to work, simply glitching ...
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Why doesn't my Pygame game scroll properly?

When I am clicking the arrow keys, in order to scroll my ground and my lucky block, I cant just press the key and it keeps on going scroll. So I need to press the key every second to get a kinda ...
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Networking to make a single player RPG into multiplayer

I’ve written a few games in Xcode before and would like to turn one into the simplest possible 2D top-down RPG multiplayer game. Essentially just needing movements around a big tiled map (I love ...
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Sprite walk animation blurring when sprite image moves too quickly

I didn't see any other questions like this that had an answer so I thought I'd ask in hopes this helps someone else too. I have a game I'm in the beginning stages of working on, and I've gotten to the ...
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Player not moving camera to the other side of the screen when hitting the screen edge

I'm working on a game where I want the player to appear on the other side of the screen when they get to the edge of the screen, essentially mimicking the background moving. When the player gets to ...
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How do I apply collision to a turtle

I cannot figure out how to apply collision to a turtle. I am in need of help for collision with pen lines and turtles. I want the two to hit and restart the game but I can't get collision on either. <...
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Find format of data from Steam API using Python

I have some user data downloaded using the Steam API (I am following the approach described here) and I need to find the format for each entry of the CSV file I generated (available here). Using ...
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Pygame Updating Display Without Being Told To

The following (abridged) bit of code is inside the main loop. What I expected to happen was the entity's position to update due to velocity, then update again if it's touching a static object before ...

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