Phase II: Pickup Collect

Objective: When the player presses the ‘C’ key, pickups quickly move to the player.

In the heat of battle, it can be dangerous for the player to fly across the screen to grab a pickup, especially when it can be very near enemies. So I’m going to give the player the ability to “tractor” the pickups toward them.

There are two options I’m going to explore. The first is for pickups to move towards the player only while the “C” key is held down and then resume their original direction if released. The other is when the ‘C” key is pressed once all the pickups on…