Costumes

Tokens and costumes

Each token has one or more costumes. Costumes have multiple images that can be used to describe animations.

First Token

The first costume

With the function

you can add a new costume.

If no costume has been added yet, this will automatically become your first costume.

Add more pictures to a costume

You can add more images to a costume with the costume.add_image statement.

Alternatively, you can directly add a list of images to a costume:

Animations

You can imagine 2D animations like a flip book. By changing the image of an actor/token in quick succession of an actor/token is changed in quick succession, it makes it appear as if the actor is moving.

To do this, you must first add several images to a costume (see above).

Then you can animate the costume as follows:

Switch between costumes

Here’s how to switch between two costumes:

The statement jumps to the next costume. You can also specify a number as a parameter to jump to a specific costume.

### Display of images

  • There are several ways to customize the appearance of your image, e.g. whether it can be rotated, automatically scaled, etc.

  • –> More information. See Key Concepts: Costumes.