Alice Community  

Go Back   Alice Community > Alice 2 > How do I...?

Thread Tools Display Modes
How to make Robot Unicorn Attack with Alice
Junior Member
javaguru's Avatar
Status: Offline
Posts: 1
Join Date: Sep 2012
Default How to make Robot Unicorn Attack with Alice - 09-10-2012, 12:09 AM

So I used Alice for one of my classes in college a few years ago, and ever since then I've been using Alice constantly on my free time. My question is, would it be possible to make Robot Unicorn Attack with Alice? It doesn't seem like it would be too difficult. You would obviously need an object for the Robot and plethora of platforms. I know Robot Unicorn Attack was actually made with Scratch (a program developed in MIT). So if you could please help me/give me tips on how to make RUA with Alice, that would be fantastic. Thanks .

Last edited by javaguru; 09-10-2012 at 12:15 AM.
Reply With Quote
Senior Member
sfunk's Avatar
Status: Offline
Posts: 1,112
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: I don't know
Default 09-10-2012, 01:09 AM

Well that is more of a 2d game. and alice collision is pretty much garbage. However; if you insist on using Alice for such a project, I would recommend figuring out the best type of collision for your game, There was a user who practically perfected platforms/platform collisions, can't remember who it was though. you might be able to find his world for it, check for platform threads.

Then secondly Alice isn't the most efficient when it comes to processing a lot of code at once, so try to find the sweet spot of how much Alice is able to handle along the lines of rendering and processing when coding the game.

Use arty's save tool and world loader tool if you want more than one level, since I kind of doubt Alice being able to handle any more than one level at a time.

Lastly , since it is a 2d game, just use sprites instead of models which saves memory and time in general.

hoped any of that helped.

If you are stuck on a project, check out the tutorials I made here at this link:

There are lots of tutorials on it so far, including some youtube videos, check it out


Go to my youtube channel to check out my alice 2.2 tutorials I have there..
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Copyright ©2021, Carnegie Mellon University
Alice 2.x © 1999-2012, Alice 3.x © 2008-2012, Carnegie Mellon University. All rights reserved.