Scratch game making tutorial 90a

Ghost hunter simple

In this tutorial you will make a game in which a Hunter (the cat) chases a ghost. When the ghost it caught it flashes red.

Complete these steps ..


1. Create a new game (From the top menu choose File>New).



2. Select the stage, then select the "Backgrounds" tab, then select "edit" and Paint the stage black.

Now click the "scripts" tab and add these scripts to the stage ..



3. Next, select the cat sprite under the stage and re-name it "Hunter".

Now click on the middle button next to the cat thumbnail image to make sure the cat only faces left and right ..



4. Add these scripts to the cat to set his size and to control his walking with the arrow keys ..



5. Use "File>Save as" to name your game "Ghost hunter" and to save it ..



6. Click the "Paint new sprite" button under the stage and paint a white ghost in any way you want ..

When you have finished, click OK. Re-name the sprite "Ghost 1".

Now click the "copy" button and then "edit" and fill your 2nd costume with red so you have 2 costumes like this ..

Re-name the white costume "moving" and the red one "caught".



7. Add these scripts to the ghost ..



8. Use "File>Save" to re-save your game.



9. How about duplicating your ghost so you have 5 or 6 to hunt?


10. You've finished, well done! Press the "b" key or click the green flag to test your game.