Working With Sprites – Part 1: Normal Sprites

Sprites are how images are handled inside WildStar and if you need to get your own images into your add-on you’ll need to create a sprite definition for it, which is done through the sprite editor in Houston.

In this tutorial I will go through how to create normal sprites (which are the most commonly used sprites) inside Houston’s sprite editor and some things you should be aware of when creating your sprites.

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Stalker Resource System – An Add-on Case Study

This will be a walk-through of my Stalker add-on called Stalker Resource System (SRS), which is a replacement for the standard Stalker resource bar, adding customization and a ton of features.

I will get into some code related things and mention some current minor quirks with the API as well as talk about some practices, but in large part it’s going through the add-on to describe some of the more interesting options and features I’ve added to something as simple as a resource bar, as well as the thoughts behind them.

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