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TileMap:shift

Available since version: Gideros 2011.6

Description:

Shifts the tile map to change tile's graphic. The arguments are in tiles, not in pixels. By shifting the tile map one by one as needed, you can create dynamic tile maps.

Syntax:

TileMap:shift(dx, dy)

Parameters:

  • dx: (number) The x amount of shift in tiles
  • dy: (number) The y amount of shift in tiles

Examples:

tilemap:shift(-1, 0)  -- shifts the tile map to the left
tilemap:shift(1, 0)	  -- shifts the tile map to the right
tilemap:shift(0, -1)  -- shifts the tile map to the up
tilemap:shift(0, 1)   -- shifts the tile map to the down