CDJoystick 1.1.0

CDJoystick 1.1.0

LangLanguage SwiftSwift
License MIT
ReleasedLast Release Feb 2018
SPMSupports SPM

Maintained by Cole Dunsby.

  • By
  • Cole Dunsby


What is it?

CDJoystick is a Joystick for UIKit.

It is written in Swift 3 and uses IBDesignable, IBInspectable and Core Graphics.


Alternatively, you can install it manually by copying the file CDJoystick.swift into your project.

Usage (Storyboards)

  1. Drag a UIView into your storyboard.
  2. Change the class of the UIView to CDJoystick.
  3. Customize your joystick using the inspector.

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Usage (Programmatically)

  1. Import the module:

    import CDJoystick
  2. Initialize an instance of CDJoystick using the constructor:

    let joystick = CDJoystick()
    joystick.frame = CGRect(x: 0, y: 0, width: 100, height: 100)
    joystick.backgroundColor = .clear
  3. Customize the joystick:

    joystick.substrateColor = .lightGray
    joystick.substrateBorderColor = .gray
    joystick.substrateBorderWidth = 1.0
    joystick.stickSize = CGSize(width: 50, height: 50)
    joystick.stickColor = .darkGray
    joystick.stickBorderColor = .black
    joystick.stickBorderWidth = 2.0
    joystick.fade = 0.5
  4. Setup the tracking handler to get velocity and angle data:

    joystick.trackingHandler = { joystickData in += joystickData.velocity.x += joystickData.velocity.y
  5. Add the joystick to your view:



Cole Dunsby, [email protected]


CDJoystick is available under the MIT license. See the LICENSE file for more info.