so if the sprites x,y coord's are xp and yp... the would the compare function be something like this.getWidth() - xp+sprite_size and this.getHeight() -yp+ sprite_size ??
am i even on the right track???
could you possible provide a small snippet of code with your reply? i am 110% new to java and android though I have had some expierience with NeHe and C++
thanks for your time and thanks again in advance!