Hundreds of features to explore
Games made in Construct
Your questions answered
Popular & trusted by schools and Universities world-wide
Construct 3 runs in the browser & works offline
Students do not need accounts with us
Our educational partners
Free education resources to use in the classroom
World class complete documentation
Official and community submitted guides
Learn and share with other game developers
Upload and play games from the Construct community
Game development stories & opinions
Can Construct 2 use mask?
I would like to use it for life meter.
You could probably manage something similar with effects/layer effects, but I suspect the performance tradeoff wouldn't be worth it. Can you show what you have in mind visually?
.., see the Blend modes.capx example in Construct 2's examples folder.
Develop games in your browser. Powerful, performant & highly capable.
Maybe this tutorial would help?
https://www.scirra.com/tutorials/322/ma ... map/page-2
Thanks all for the replies.
I attach the pic for the kind of life meter I want to make.
I think blending will do the trick.
Actually for that I would use a Tiled background over a 9Patch. Is this what you are looking for?
I'd just overlay that shine as a transparent image over a tiled bg (which changes size) if you really must have the stripes.