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Thread: Collision Detection

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    Default Collision Detection

    I'm trying to make a simple 2d game in a java applet. It's literally 2 different colored squares drawn into the screen in the paint method and I can't figure out collisions between the 2 squares. I've read up about getters and setters and they seem to be a big part of the process but if someone could make me a snippet if code where just 2 squares collide that would be awesome thanks


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    Default Re: Collision Detection

    I wrote a tutorial on exactly this, let me know if any of it is confusing: Keyboard Input - Tutorials - Static Void Games
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