Create a fingerprint icon in Adobe Illustrator

For this tutorial I will be using Adobe Illustrator CC 2014. 1. Draw a curved stroke Use the pen tool to draw a curved stroke. In this example my stroke has a weight of 15 pt and has a round cap. 2. Select offset path With your stroke still highlighted, go to Object>Path>Offset Path... 3. Apply … Continue reading Create a fingerprint icon in Adobe Illustrator

Get started with user testing on a budget

It can be daunting to have users test and possibly criticise a product you have been slaving over - your baby! But the results of user testing will only energize you more - with the added benefit of improving usability issues which will make your product more enjoyable to use, and more successful as people can … Continue reading Get started with user testing on a budget

Adding a game over state in Twine 2/Harlowe using the footer

This method will allow you to enter a game over state driven by variables calculated in the footer. For example, if your footer records a health bar, when the health bar reaches zero you would be able to force the player to passage named "Game over". In your first passage, set variable called "healthbar" and … Continue reading Adding a game over state in Twine 2/Harlowe using the footer