[svg,python,pygame,xml] Amazing project I'm working on.

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[svg,python,pygame,xml] Amazing project I'm working on.

Post by Isaac » Sun May 31, 2015 5:05 pm

I'm making Inkscape into a level editor for pygame. In otherwords, I'm converting an svg file to pygame objects.

I start in inkscape and just drop in a bunch of images:

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I'll then edit line three of convert.py and add foresttest.svg.
Here's convert.py:
convert.py requires the file template.py
In the terminal i'll run

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$ python convert.py 
It will print:

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   COUNT OBJECTS IN FILE:38   
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Then it will make test.py, the pygame program.

Then I'll type:

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$ python test.py
and this will appear:
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It's still very basic and I'm going to be spending every weekend working on this for the next few months, but at the moment it's ready to show off.

My goal is to be able to make large detailed game levels that are easy build a game in.

edit: none of the art is mine. I'm using it to help with the programming.

Also, any feedback is welcome.
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Re: [svg,python,pygame,xml] Amazing project I'm working on.

Post by fliptw » Tue Jun 02, 2015 1:59 pm

your better off making your own editor, rather than trying to hamfist poor old inkscape into doing it for you.

its also the wrong work flow for game design.
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Re: [svg,python,pygame,xml] Amazing project I'm working on.

Post by Isaac » Tue Jun 02, 2015 2:43 pm

fliptw wrote:your better off making your own editor, rather than trying to hamfist poor old inkscape into doing it for you.

its also the wrong work flow for game design.
Because... edit: **crickets**
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Re: [svg,python,pygame,xml] Amazing project I'm working on.

Post by fliptw » Tue Jun 02, 2015 6:12 pm

graphics aren't game play.
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Re: [svg,python,pygame,xml] Amazing project I'm working on.

Post by Isaac » Tue Jun 02, 2015 7:00 pm

fliptw wrote:graphics aren't game play.
Well thank you for your feedback. I will take that into consideration.
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