Tutorials

How to Create Custom Pixel Shader Using Sprite Kit

Great tutorial teaching you how to create simple beach scene with sand and a reflecting water pixel shader using Sprite Kit. Read more by clicking the link below...

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How to Build a Hanging Chains Effect using Sprite Kit

Very nice tutorial teaching you how to build a physical object hanging on chains for your game with SKPhysics and SKPhysicsJointPins. Read more by clicking the link below...

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How to Build a Rotating Mill using Sprite Kit

Very nice tutorial teaching you how to make a rotating mill for your game with SpriteKit physics (SKPhysics, SKPhysicsJointPin). Read more by clicking the link below...

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How to Create Card Game Mechanics using Sprite Kit and Swift

Great Ray Wenderlich's tutorial teaching you how to use Sprite Kit to manipulate images that serve as cards in a CCG app. You will move cards on the screen, animate them to show which cards are active, flip them over and enlarge them so you can read the text! Read more by clicking the link below...

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How to Create Custom Physics Bodies using Sprite Kit and Swift

Great tutorial teaching you using physics bodies (SKPhysicsBody) in Sprite Kit and Swift! Read more by clicking the link below...

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How to Port Your iOS Game to OS X

Great Ray Wenderlich's tutorial teaching you how to port your iOS game to OS X platform! Read more by clicking the link below...

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How to Create a Pachinko Game using Sprite Kit and Swift

Nice small tutorial teaching you how to create a Pachinko game using Sprite Kit and Swift! Read more by clicking the link below...

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How to Create a Tetris Clone using Sprite Kit and Swift

Great tutorial teaching you how to create a Tetris clone using Sprite Kit and Swift! Read more by clicking the link below. Find direct access to the source on GitHub on Open Source page.

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How to Create a Cut The Rope Game in Sprite Kit

Excellent tutorial teaching you how to create a game like Cut The Rope from start to finish using LevelHelper 2. Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to Make a Swinging Hammer with Sprite Kit Tutorial

Nice tutorial teaching you how to build a swinging hammer with the given physics engine in Sprite Kit using SKPhysicsJointLimit and SKPhysicsJointPin. Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to Make a Flickering Torch Light Effect Tutorial

Nice tutorial teaching you how to make a flickering torch light effect with SKEmitterNode and SKAction. Read more by clicking the link below.

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Sprite Kit Physics Features in iOS 8 Tutorial

Tutorial teaching you basics of Sprite Kit Physics in iOS 8. Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to Build a Simple Seesaw with Sprite Kit Physics Tutorial

Nice tutorial teaching you how to make simple seesaw game using Sprite Kit physics (SKPhysics, SKPhysicsJointPin)! Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to Make a Rope For Suspension Bridge Using Sprite Kit Tutorial

Nice tutorial teaching you how to make a rope with SKPhysics and SKPhysicsJoints for a suspension bridge! Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to Animate Explosions using Sprite Kit Tutorial

Tutorial teaching you how to animating explosions with SKAnimations in Sprite Kit! Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to create a game like Flappy Bird using Swift Tutorial

Great tutorial teaching you how to make Flappy Bird using Sprite Kit and Swift! Read more by clicking the link below.

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Playing with iOS 8 Sprite Kit and SKLightNode

Very nice tutorial and presentation teaching you how to use SKLightNode in iOS 8. Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to Build Missile Command Game with Sprite Kit

Great tutorial teaching you how to make Missile Command Game using Sprite Kit (creating the project, setting up the single-player scene, adding user interaction, adding a multi-player mode, physics, collisions, explosions...). Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to Create Eating Game by Using Swift and Sprite Kit [YouTube]

Great video tutorial teaching you how to make Eating Game using Swift and Sprite Kit. Read more by clicking the link below.

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Building a Simple Multi-Player Swift Game in Playground

Interesting article explaining how to make multi-player game in Playground. Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to Create a Fruit Ninja Blade Effect Using Sprite Kit and Swift

Very nice tutorial teaching you how to create a blade effect like Fruit Ninja using Swift and Sprite Kit. Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to Make Multiplayer Game using AppWarp in Swift

Very nice tutorial teaching you how to add multi-player support to your Swift game using AppWarp. Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to Make a Game Like Candy Crush with Swift Tutorial

Great Ray Wenderlich's tutorial teaching you how to make a game like Candy Crush with Sprite Kit and Swift. Read more by clicking the link below.

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Basic Sprite Kit and Swift Physics Tutorial

Nice tutorial teaching you about basics of Physics working with Sprite Kit and Swift. Read more by clicking the link below.

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Sprite Kit Basics Tutorial [YouTube]

Basic introduction to the spriteKit framework, creating a scene, adding nodes to it and performing actions on them. Read more by clicking the link below.

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Create the Game of Life using Swift and SpriteKit Tutorial

Very nice tutorial teaching you how to develop Conway's Game of Life using the new iOS programming language, Swift, and the SpriteKit game engine. Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to Create a Fruit Ninja Blade Effect Using Sprite Kit

Very nice tutorial teaching you how to create a blade effect like Fruit Ninja using Sprite Kit. Read more by clicking the link below.

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Using Sprite Kit with Playgrounds in Xcode 6

Small tutorial teaching you how to write a simple Sprite Kit game using new iOS 8 features: Swift and Playgrounds. Read more by clicking the link below.

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Sprite Kit Game Development Course

Very nice online (udemy.com) course by Eduardo Irias teaching you how to make 2D games using the Sprite Kit Framework (Frame renders, Nodes, Actions/Animations, Physics, Scenes). Read more by clicking the link below.

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Make Simple iOS/Mac App using Swift and Sprite Kit Tutorial

Tutorial teaching you basics of making universal iOS/Mac App using Sprite Kit and new iOS 8 Swift programming language. Read more by clicking the link below.

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Add Game Controller Support into your Sprite Kit Game Tutorial

Great Ray Wenderlich's tutorial teaching you how to add hardware game controller support into a simple platformer game like Mario Bross made with Sprite Kit. Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to Make a Game Like Candy Crush with Sprite Kit Tutorial

Great Ray Wenderlich's tutorial teaching you how to make a game like Candy Crush with Sprite Kit. Read more by clicking the link below.

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Generate Procedural Caves using Cellular Automaton Tutorial

Great tutorial teaching you how to use a discreet model called cellular automaton to generate procedural caves for your Sprite Kit game. Read more by clicking the link below.

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Making Flappy Bird Clone Using Sprite Kit Tutorial

Tutorial by Juan Carlos Sedano teaching you how to use Sprite Kit to create a Flappy Bird clone game... Read more by clicking the link below.

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Building Sheep Jump Game Using Sprite Kit Tutorial

Video tutorial teaching you how to use Sprite Kit to create a simple sheep jump game... Read more by clicking the link below.

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How To Make a Multi-Player Game with Sprite Kit Tutorial

Great Ray Wenderlich's tutorial teaching you how to use Sprite Kit and Game Center to create a multi-player game... Read more by clicking the link below.

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SKPhysicsBody Collision Tutorial

In this tutorial you will learn how to make SKPhysicsBody reacting to contact but not colliding... Read more by clicking the link below.

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Working with Texture Atlas in Sprite Kit

Nice tutorial teaching you how to use Texture Atlas in Sprite Kit... Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to Make a Game Like Mega Jump With Sprite Kit

Great Ray Wenderlich's tutorial teaching you how to use Sprite Kit to create a game in the style of Mega Jump; quite popular vertical jumping game with really nice graphics and addictive gameplay... Read more by clicking the link below.

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Soft Body Physics (Jelly) Using Sprite Kit Tutorial

Nice tutorial teaching you how to create soft body physics or jelly physics using Sprite Kit. Read more by clicking the link below.

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Collision detection with Sprite Kit Tutorial

Tutorial teaching you how to use Sprite Kit Box2D physics for collision detection. Read more by clicking the link below.

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Working with Images in Sprite Kit Tutorial

Tutorial teaching you how to use Image Sets and Asset Catalogs with Sprite Kit. Read more by clicking the link below.

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Moving Sprites along Path with Sprite Kit

Nice tutorial teaching you about path movement in Sprite Kit. Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to develop Missile Command Game using Sprite Kit

Nice tutorial teaching you how to develop legendary Atari Missile Command game using Sprite Kit. Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to develop Flappy Bird game using Sprite Kit

Tutorial teaching you how to develop Flappy Bird game using Sprite Kit. Read more by clicking the link below.

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Using Labels in Sprite Kit Tutorial

Tutorial teaching you how to display a label and add the functionality to drag it around the screen using Sprite Kit SKLabelNode. Read more by clicking the link below.

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How to Build a Game like Flappy Bird with Sprite Kit Tutorial

Great tutorial teaching you step by step how to make your own Flappy Bird clone using Sprite Kit! Read more by clicking the link below.

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Build your own Flappy Bird Clone Tutorial

Tutorial teaching you how to make your own Flappy Bird clone using Sprite Kit! Read more by clicking the link below.

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Sprite Kit Game Development Bundle by CartoonSmart

Great development bundle on CartoonSmartCode.com providing you with Sprite Kit learning kit (introduction, Role Playing Games, IAP, Game Art, Integration with UIKit)! Read more by clicking the link below.

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Game Trigonometry Tutorial by Ray Wenderlich

In this tutorial, you will learn basic game trigonometry programming using Sprite Kit game example! Read more by clicking the link below...

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How to Make Super Mario Bros Game Tutorial by Ray Wenderlich

In this tutorial, you will learn how to make a Game like Super Mario Bros using Sprite Kit! Read more by clicking the link below...

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Understanding SKScene scaleMode Tutorial

In this tutorial, you will learn how to use various scaleMode options in SKScene! Read more by clicking the link below...

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How to Create an Interactive Children's Book Tutorial by Ray Wenderlich

In this tutorial, you'll create an interactive children's book using the Sprite Kit framework, where you'll learn how to add objects to scenes, create animation sequences, allow the reader to interact with the book and even how to add sound and music to your book! Read more by clicking the link below...

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Make AirPlay Game Tutorial using Sprite Kit by Ray Wenderlich

In this tutorial, you will learn how to make a AirPlay game using Sprite Kit for graphics and UI! Read more by clicking the link below...

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Video Tutorial - Make Sprite Kit game in 32 minutes

Video tutorial - making a Sprite Kit Game (Orbivoid) in 32 Minutes by Joachim Bengtsson! Read more by clicking the link below...

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Integrating Spine with Sprite Kit Tutorial by Ray Wenderlich

In this tutorial, you will learn how to take animated sprites made using Spine and put it into a simple Sprite Kit game! Read more by clicking the link below...

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Parallax Scrolling in Sprite Kit Tutorial

This tutorial will teach you how to make parallax scrolling in Sprite Kit including sample source code! Read more by clicking the link below...

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How To Create Question-based Facts Game Tutorial

This tutorial will teach you how to use the Sprite Kit framework to create a question-based facts game! Read more by clicking the link below...

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How To Create A Simple Sprite Kit Game Tutorial - AppForCats

Very nice tutorial about making simple Sprite Kit game - AppForCats ! Read more by clicking the link below...

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How To Create A Breakout Game Using Sprite Kit Tutorial by Ray Wenderlich

In this tutorial, you will learn how to make a Breakout game using Sprite Kit ! Read more by clicking the link below...

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Sprite Kit intruduction Tutorial by Mark DiGiovanni

Very nice Sprite Kit introduction tutorial including sample source code! Read more by clicking the link below...

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Simple Sprite Kit Game Tutorial by Code Fellows

Sprite Kit simple game tutorial from Code Fellows iOS bootcamp! Read more by clicking the link below...

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Sprite Kit introduction Tutorial by Chris Beauchamp

Very nice Sprite Kit introduction tutorial including sample source code! Read more by clicking the link below...

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Sprite Kit Tutorials by Miguel Diaz

Nice series of Sprite Kit tutorials (SKNode, SKActions, Physicals, ...) by Miguel Diaz! Originally written in Spanish, so use Google Translator if needed. Read more by clicking the link below...

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Getting started with Sprite Kit Tutorial

In this James Crowson's tutorial, you will learn how to start using Sprite Kit by making Zombie Shooter game! Read more by clicking the link below...

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How to make a space shooter game tutorial by Ray Wenderlich

In this tutorial, you will learn how to make a space shooter game using Sprite Kit! Read more by clicking the link below...

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Sprite Kit with iOS7 and Xcode 5 Tutorial on udemy.com

In this great tutorial, you will get introduced in 14 lectures about Sprite Kit basics (texture atlases, collision detection, ...)! Read more by clicking the link below...

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How To Make a Universal Sprite Kit Game Tutorial by Ray Wenderlich

In this tutorial, you will learn how to make mole whacking game using Sprite Kit as universal app, so it works on both the iPhone and iPad, including retina display support! Read more by clicking the link below...

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How To Make a Procedurally Generated Game Tutorial by Ray Wenderlich

This fantastic tutorial will show you how to make a procedurally generated content game using Drunkard Walk algorithm! Read more by clicking the link below...

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How To Make a Game Like Space Invaders with Sprite Kit Tutorial by Ray Wenderlich

This great tutorial will show you how to make legendary Space Invaders game using Sprite Kit! Read more by clicking the link below...

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How to drag and drop Sprites Tutorial by Ray Wenderlich

This tutorial will show you basics of dragging and dropping sprites, how to use gesture recognizers and more. Read more by clicking the link below...

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How to make fighter plane game with Sprite Kit

This tutorial will show you how tu use Sprite Kit to make dog fighter game. Read more by clicking the link below...

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How to use SKTransition Tutorial

This tutorial will teach you to combine UIKit views and the SKTransition class to create beautiful, custom transitions between different SKScenes. Read more by clicking the link below...

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Sprite Kit animations and Texture Atlases Tutorial by Ray Wenderlich

Ray Wenderlich tutorial about using texture atlases to make Sprite Kit animations. Read more by clicking the link below...

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Making a Sprite Kit animations using TexturePacker

In this tutorial you are going to learn how you can improve development of Sprite Kit games and apps using TexturePacker ! Read more by clicking the link below...

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Making a Sprite Kit Game in 32 Minutes [YouTube]

A quick intro to SpriteKit in iOS 7, and making a simple game to demo the four basic concepts of SpriteKit (nodes, actions, physics and emitters). ! Read more by clicking the link below...

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Sprite Kit game from the scratch in 7 steps

Great Double Encore tutorial about making Sprite Kit simple game in 7 steps. Read more by clicking the link below...

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Build an Airplane Game with Sprite Kit!

This tutorial will teach you how to use the Sprite Kit framework to create a simple Airplanes game. Along the way, you will learn all the core concepts of Sprite Kit: animations, emitters, collision detection, and more! ! Read more by clicking the link below...

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Sprite Kit Tutorial for Beginners by Ray Wenderlich!

First Sprite Kit tutorial by Ray Wenderlich team! Read more by clicking the link below...

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