Learn How to Use Lightwell

Basic features you need to create your first app

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Lesson Guides

Lesson 1: Understanding Lightwell and How It Works

Understand the key components of Lightwell’s interface and how they correlate to each other while creating your app.
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Lesson 2: Prepare To Build Your App

Practical programming and assets needed for a Lightwell project
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Lesson 3: Why Are Scenes Important?

What are scenes and why I need to make scenes in order to create an app?
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Lesson 4: Layers: Adding Layers and Creating Ambient Motion

Learn what Layers are, how they work, and why they are important when you create in Lightwell.
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Lesson 5: Animation Types and How to Create Complex Ones

Learn how to make your assets come to life. Animate your layers to come alive in your scene.
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Lesson 6: Interaction Types and Adding Triggers

Touch interactions, device motion and event triggers are the fundamental elements that make your scenes interactive
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Lesson 7: How to Add Logic and Variables In Lightwell

With logic, you can make complex interactive games and stories without writing any code.
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Lesson 8: Audio and How to Create Lip Syncing

Add dialogue, music, or sound effects
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Lesson 9: Publishing and Exporting to Xcode

Get ready to publish your app to Xcode like a developer
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