cocos2d for iPhone is a engine framework for building 2D games, demos, and other graphical/interactive applications. It is based on the cocos2d design: it uses the same concepts, but instead of using python it uses objective-c.

cocos2d for iPhone is:

  • Easy to use: it uses a familiar API, and comes with lots of examples
  • Fast: it uses the OpenGL ES best practices and optimized data structures
  • Flexible: it is easy to extend, easy to integrate with 3rd party libraries
  • Free: is open source, compatible both with closed and open source games
  • Community supported: cocos2d has an active, big and friendly community (forum, IRC)
  • AppStore approved: More than 2500 AppStore games already use it, including many best seller games.

cocos2d for iPhone supports: iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad and OS X


  • Scene management (workflow)
  • Transitions between scenes
  • Sprites and Sprite Sheets
  • Effects: Lens, Ripple, Waves, Liquid, Twirl, etc.
  • Actions (behaviors):
    • Trasformation Actions: Move, Rotate, Scale, Jump, etc.
    • Composable actions: Sequence, Spawn, Repeat, Reverse
    • Ease Actions: Exp, Sin, Cubic, etc.
    • Misc actions: CallFunc, OrbitCamera
  • Basic menus and buttons
  • Integrated physics engine (both Box2d and Chipmunk)
  • Particle system
  • Text rendering support (variable and fixed width fonts)
  • Texture Atlas support
  • Tile Map support (TMXmaps):
    • Orthogonal maps
    • Isometric maps
    • Hexagonal maps
  • Parallax scrolling support
  • Sound support
  • Streak Motion support
  • Render Texture support
  • High Score server (Cocos Live)
  • Point based API: Supports Retina Display
  • Touch/Accelerometer support (iOS). Keyboard / Mouse support (Mac)
  • Portrait and Landscape mode (iOS) / Automatic Fullscreen support (Mac)
  • Integrated Pause/Resume
  • Fast Textures:Supports PVRTC textures, 8-bit textures, 16-bit textures and 32-bit textures
  • Language: objective-c
  • OpenGL ES 1.1 based (iOS) / OpenGL 1.5 based (Mac)
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About SqUARe-X Original puzzle game with 0 comments by K.Angama on Dec 22nd, 2014

SqUARe-X is a puzzle game combining skill and strategy. Sympathetic to the original and addictive gameplay, SqUARe-X will take you from the good time.



Collect the coloured squares that will not serve you and stack the squares of same colors to generate bonus and improve your score while taking care to avoid the penalty. But watch the clock is ticking and recover some colored squares you will not favorable.

Want to test the Square-X beta?

You can test the Square-X beta before the general public. If you are interested, follow the registration procedure below to become a tester. Thank you for your help!


Collect the email address associated with your Play Store account: to know it, run the Play Store from your phone or tablet, click the top left icon and note the email address that appears as the top menu on screenshots below.

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After the address retrieved, from your browser, log on google with your the address account by clicking on this link.

Then join the SqUARe-X community on Google+ here.

Join SqUARe-X community

Finally, click on this link and follow the instructions to download Square-X on your mobile.


Before you start make sure you have version 8 or greater iOS. To check is simple:
Go to Settings> General> information. You can find the latest version of the system installed on your phone or tablet.


Once you have done this check, you must recover your Apple ID (email address). To get this ID:
Go to Settings> iTunes Store and App Store> Apple ID.

Apple ID

After you have retrieved your username send me by mail (karim.angama @ gmail . com). This will add you to beta test, recently introduced by Apple. Once added you will receive an email from Apple that will indicate the procedure to follow to download SqUARe-X on your mobile.

Thank you and good tests!


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Best of cocos2D i ever see :)

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