Hey Deadeye. Nice to see 'the old rats' are still present. Ive not been here a long while. My english still sucks, bare with me plz. : )
I'm a big pinball fan, so I was excited to see this. I had to make a bunch of changes to get the .cap to run, though... changing the screen size, changing the layout scrolling, zooming the display out, turning off motion blur, relinking the sounds... heh
This i knew. That it would be a problem. Physics have to run full screen. Else they do weird things. I made it 'resolution ready' for my laptop. How to make it 'universal' i did not know. No experience with that. I figured you guys would addapt it to your own computer.
[quote:jibqvpk3]the flippers often don't knock the ball in the correct direction, ...
They are pure Physics driven. No additional math. Its not that bad to be those simple 3 events. There are 2 major things that cause this.
1/ Its hard to draw a perfect collision mask. I did't put much afford in this.
2/ the ball has an 'ellips' collison dedection methode. And that is not perfect round. Its better to draw a perfect round collission mask. But i was lazy. An everyone will use the ellips eh ? : )
Besides that, i am VERY suprised about the custom collision masks working this well. Its such a great addition to construct. Its very well done.