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Building new game, Java 2D question about objects "diappearing"

john price
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Joined: Feb 24, 2011
Posts: 495

What is the most efficient way to have 2D objects "disappear"?
Here is an example:
If block1 is hit, block1hitmarker = true.
Later in code:

Or is there a better way to do this?
Thanks,
cc11rocks


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Stephan van Hulst
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Simply don't draw them. What you are doing seems correct, except for some minor issues I have addressed in your other topic.
 
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