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What Is Cocos Studio?


Cocos Studio is a tool to help speed up the process of game development. It was developed by Chukong who brought us Cocos2d-x. We recommend you have a strong foundation in C++, JavaScript or Lua and Cocos2d-x or Cocos2d-JS before using Cocos Studio as though it simplifies a lot of stuff you will still need to interact with code. [block:html] { "html": "Cocos Studio has 4 main components to aid the process:\n<ol>\n<li><strong>UI editor for UI graphic artists</strong></li>\n <ul>\n <li>The UI was designed to serve its only purpose: create UI for games.</li>\n<li>Its simple and intuitive interface allows graphic artists to focus on their expertise, without worrying about other aspects such as programming.</li>\n </ul>\n \n <li><strong>Animation editor for graphic artists</strong></li>\n <ul>\n <li>The Animation editor was designed to feel like Adobe Flash, which makes graphic artists feel right at home.</li>\n<li>The Animation editor brings skeletal animation to Cocos2d-x.</li>\n </ul>\n \n <li><strong>Number cruncher for game data designers</strong></li>\n <ul>\n <li>The data Cruncher imports excel tables and converts the data into a format readable by cocos2d-x, which can also be used as a component for the Scene editor.</li>\n </ul>\n \n <li><strong>Scene editor for game designers</strong></li>\n <ul>\n <li>The scene editor pieces all the assets made by the UI editor, Animation editor, and the Data Cruncher into a game scene, it can then simulate the game inside the editor.</li>\n<li>The scene editor also supports many assets made from third party editors such as particle designer, tiled etc.</li>\n </ul>\n</ol>" } [/block] Cocos Studio can be downloaded using the following link: [*http://www.cocos2d-x.org/download*](http://www.cocos2d-x.org/download) At the time of writing this on 17th February 2015 Cocos Studio was bundled with the Cocos Framework. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/gYozGU7QJ2QzXgMRORSB_Screen%20Shot%202015-02-17%20at%2022.31.33.png", "Screen Shot 2015-02-17 at 22.31.33.png", "223", "578", "#448fb9", "" ] } ] } [/block]