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socket io multiplayer movement

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rafrafraf

playing around with socket io and made this so far.

its definitely not done and is quite laggy but i think its a cool start

try opening it in 2 tabs and see the movement update on both :)

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realTronsi

@rafrafraf

On the client side do something like this:

When key press: send message to server when key release: send message to server

And in the server:

When client joins: {"id": some id, "keyPresses": []} When client presses a key: client.keyPresses.append(key pressed) When client releases a key: Remove key from client.keyPresses Main loop: if(client pressed w is true) move up etc.

I didn't write any exact code since I don't have time to do that and it's up to you to figure that out, but that's the general outline