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A preview of the 'Menu System for Pico-8' project

Menu System for Pico-8


Game Loop Lua Menu System Pixel Art UI Design


Lua Pico-8


I’ve tried to reproduce the menu UX found in simple classic Role Playing Games such as the Final Fantasy series of games.

You can generate a menu with an arbitrary number of items and configure each to call a specific function when selected.

Each menu can specify which menu item should be highlighted initially and you can also show help text below the menu.

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