Space Game Starter Kit Second Edition Now Available!

Ray Wenderlich
Space Game Starter Kit updated to Cocos2D v 2.X!

Space Game Starter Kit updated to Cocos2D v 2.X!

This is just a quick note to let you know that the second edition of the Space Game Starter Kit is now available!

This is a massive update to the Starter Kit – I literally went through the entire kit line by line to get everything up-to-date. The biggest change is it’s updated for the latest version of Cocos2D 2.X – cocos2d-iphone-2.1-beta3 at the time of writing.

In addition, I made the following changes:

  • Added support for the iPad retina screen
  • Added support for the iPhone 5’s 4″ screen
  • Used Modern Objective-C syntax where appropriate
  • Tons of other bugfixes and improvements

While other publishers would charge you for massive overhauls like this, we are releasing this as a free update to our existing customers, as a way of thanking you for your support! :]

If you purchased the Space Game Starter Kit, you can find the download link in the Space Game Starter Kit private forums.

I hope you all enjoy the second edition, and I wish you the best of luck in your space adventures!

Ray Wenderlich

Ray is part of a great team - the team, a group of over 100 developers and editors from across the world. He and the rest of the team are passionate both about making apps and teaching others the techniques to make them.

When Ray’s not programming, he’s probably playing video games, role playing games, or board games.

User Comments


  • Hey,

    I purchased the Space Game Starter Kit 1st ed. earlier this year. When i clicked on the link and login to update, the page stated that I was not authorized to read this page. I access the page using the same pc as well. How can I resolve this?

  • Just fill out this page to get access to the private forum:


    If you have any troubles just contact me directly:


    Hope you enjoy the second edition! :]
  • It would be great if the book "Learning Cocos2D" were updated for the latest version of Cocos2D 2.X because i really want to buy this book :)

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