One question that I always get asked is: how do I add and remove multiple objects to a game dynamically. Stuff like projectiles, bullets or particles. No problem: I will show how to create objects on-the-fly in Pico-8. BulletOne, BulletTwo, BulletThree, BulletFour Probably the first idea is to make a new table for each object. We can just define a bunch […]
#7FavePico8Games Ufo Tofu http://www.lexaloffle.com/bbs/?tid=4055 Uhura http://www.lexaloffle.com/bbs/?tid=3736 Matchy Matchy http://www.lexaloffle.com/bbs/?tid=4022 Tea http://www.lexaloffle.com/bbs/?tid=2829 Triotos-8 http://www.lexaloffle.com/bbs/?tid=3996 Nora’s Mouse Chase http://www.lexaloffle.com/bbs/?tid=3414 P.Craft http://www.lexaloffle.com/bbs/?tid=3200 Not included anything by Benjamin Soule. His are all A+. Also check out Sophie Houldens game! 27 Kudos Don'tmove!
NanoFL is a minimalistic and free alternative to Animate CC (formerly Flash Professional). It publishes to Apaches Cordova or HTML5 with for example an CreateJS generator. While fiddling around with it I ran into the usual high resolution issues that always come up with HTML5: Blurry images and text. Thankfully, there is an easy fix: […]
Georg wrote a pretty interesting article about the development and background of the Burn The Boards project for Madewithunity: http://madewith.unity.com/stories/burn-boards-making-unpleasant-reality-immersive-gaming-experience-1. I was involved in the creation of the project and was part of the design team for it. The problems of electronic waste and the associated health risks of workers are a topic that interest […]
Download it from the Löve Homepage. 18 Kudos Don'tmove!
I once again set out to join the fun of Ludum Dare this time in it’s 34th instalment. The result is a relaxing and simple game about growing trees for your pleasure. The slightly refined post compo version is available on itch.io or the original ludum dare site. Get it here: http://headchant.itch.io/jack 5 Kudos […]
Pico-8 is an awesome fantasy console by lexaloffle. I really wanted to use the palette in other pixel art editors so I made a clr file, to be used with the standard color picker under OSX. How To Use: Download the pico8.clr Copy the file to ~/Library/Colors/ If you open your color picker (for example […]
Thinking about game design and art is one of my hobbies. And I admit it: I love pixel art. And the last couple of years were a renaissance of pixel art fueled by the indie boom and games like minecraft. And right as you think you have seen it all – a new style seems […]
Who is the real monster? The monster or its creator? Made for the compo in 48 hours. Almost no graphics created with a image editor. All I used were löve drawing functions. Play it here and let me know what you think. Features: Integral Alchemy Picking Transmutational Chain Fusing Procedural Kinetic Grimaces Aural Qualia […]
Starting monday you can submit to MUDJAM on itch! MUDJAM accepts anything related to Multi User Dungeons, be it a tool, a small MUD experiment or anything else. Even if it is not finished you should submit – see it as a learning experience. MUDs might not be the most popular at the moment but […]