JumpLab: a testbed for studying jump motion and scrolling algorithms of videogames

Introduction

JumpLab is a software that allows you to experiment with variable parameters for jumping and camera movement in platform games (jump action games) such as Super Mario Bros. It is designed as an educational tool for learning how parameter settings affect the sense of playing in video games.

For example, you can adjust the following parameters:

Various other parameters are adjustable. Please refer to "Jump settings" and "Camera settings" for the details.

Install & run

JumpLab requires a programming environment called 'Processing' to run. Please refer to Install page for the details.

Usage

Usage

Reference

License

JumpLab is released under the terms of the GNU GPL 3.0.

JumpLab: a testbed for studying jump motion and scrolling algorithms of videogames

Copyright (C) 2020 Kentaro Fukuchi

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

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