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How to Generate Shockingly Good 2D Lightning Effects

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Lightning has plenty of uses in games, from background ambience during a storm to the devastating lightning attacks of a sorcerer. In this tutorial, Michael Hoffman explains how to programmatically generate awesome 2D lightning effects: bolts, branches, and even text!
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