ActionScript 2.0 :: Create 2d Platform Shooting Game?

Feb 13, 2011

I am creating a 2d platform shooting game. Currently I have my main character walking around left and right and the stage background also moves left and right.

The problem I am having is that if I go to far left the charater just walks 'off stage' and into nothingness but the stage still follows. How can I make it so if the character hits a certain point he just 'stops' and cant go left no more but can go right no problem. I have tried using hitTest with another movieclip but couldnt get it working.[code]...

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