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Make Your Sprite Change Color is a video in a series of video tutorials under the Help tab. It describes how to use the Change () Effect by () block to change the color of a sprite. The video is 1 minute and 4 seconds long.

The actual video can be found here.


[0:00] In this video, we will change the color of our sprite, so let's get started!

[0:10] To begin with, I will click Looks link in the Block Palette.

[0:18] This will show all blocks that can change the way our sprite looks.

[0:23] Next, I will drag the change color block onto the script area.

[0:33] After this, I will click on the Events link, and this time, I will grab the when space key pressed block.

[0:44] Let's snap these two blocks together.

when [space v] key pressed
change [color v] effect by (25)

[0:47] The sprite will now change color every time I press the space key.

[0:53] Finally, what do think will happen if I change the values in the drop downs of these two blocks? For instance, if I change "color" to "fisheye", and "space" to "up arrow"? Why don't you give it a try?

when [up arrow v] key pressed
change [fisheye v] effect by (25)

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