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Game Weapons – Lightning, Laser, Beam, Pulse Gun Effects

This advanced game weapon script shows you how to create a lightning, laser, beam, pulse and other effects using Flash ActionScript 2. It is highly customizable and easy to modify to create your own desired effect.

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Customizable Settings

  • reloadSpeed – how long it takes the gun to reload in milliseconds
  • clearSpeed – how long it takes to clear the graphics on screen in milliseconds
  • lightningOffset – how wide the lignting bolt is in pixels
  • lightningFrequency – how long each jump is in pixels
  • lightningWidth – set the width of each lightning bolt in pixels
  • lightningColor – set lightning color
  • lightningAlpha – set lightning transparency
  • lightningBranches – how many lightning bolt branches will be drawn per click
  • sparkNumber – set number of sparks
  • sparkDistance – set spark spread distance
  • sparkSize – set spark scale in percent

If you’re having trouble understanding how this script works, please review previously posted examples that were incorporated in to this script: Shooting Laser Weapon, Play Random Sound, Apply Filters using ActionScript & Sparkle Effect.

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