Reading and settings scores to facebook app / game and my Adobe’s FB API update

March 22nd, 2012 by Slav

Majority of the calls you would ever make to Facebook API require user access token. There are some however, that require app access token instead. These are normally calls you do on behalf of the app not user. An example of such situation would be creating a test users, or reading Insight data.

To my surprise app access token is also required when you want to read or set user scores.

For those who are not aware of this, you can set and read score value for an app user.  For this to work, you have to set the type of your application to “Game”, in the FB developers app general settings page.

As current Adobe’s Facebook API didn’t support making such calls, I modified the source code (for web development) so that it would.

Btw, if anybody from the Adobe’s Facebook API administrators is reading this, please feel free to include these changes in your next version. You can download the modified source  here.

So how do you use this ? Here is the example how to set and read user scores, and also how to read scores of the users’s friends that have played the app/game. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in AS3, Facebook, flash, Games | 24 Comments »

Free Flash Games

November 13th, 2008 by Slav

I’ve decided to share a bunch of flash games I build for various clients over the past few years. Most of these aren’t online anymore, and I thought it wold be a shame if they all went to waste : ) Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in AS2, AS3, flash, Games, particles, Personal | 2 Comments »

ULTRAKILLZ = New generation of flash 3D network gaming!

January 22nd, 2008 by Slav

UltraKillz ScreenshotUltraKillz is a 3D FPS “Quake Arena like” flash game build by my friends and ex-colleagues Mike Barrax and Malcom Bailey. Mike was responsible for the flash end of development (coding of game engine, characters, gameplay etc..)  and Malcom (Malcx) for the it’s back end. The result is killing spree joyride . And all needed is to have a flash 9 plugin.

Well done Mike and Mal!
After the BETA stage, game will be released to the general public, till then you can pre-register for the invites on the game project page www.ultrakillz.com.

The video of the gameplay is available on : YouTube.

Bellow is a little interview with the creators of the game that explains a technical side of the game and some development background details. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in AS2, Games, Personal | 4 Comments »