Sidescroller Advice

Hey peeps!

Hope you’re all good.
I have a bucket tonne of visual assets that need to be made into a side scrolling game.
Does anyone have any tips or tricks,

Check out this guide

super useful, thanks!

i think we’re going to have a go at implementing the Tile Based (smooth) system.
Using openFrameworks how would you go about storing the tile attributes? Would you use an xml? also how would you reference all of this tile data? It seems like a lot of data to be querying.