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by Firefox
Tue Nov 14, 2017 7:42 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Mini Competition #3 .... D ....ish
Replies: 41
Views: 3061

Re: Mini Competition #3 .... D ....ish

So, is this comp dead now then...?
by Firefox
Sun Oct 29, 2017 11:52 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Mini Competition #3 .... D ....ish
Replies: 41
Views: 3061

Re: Mini Competition #3 .... D ....ish

Screenshot-Cyclonesque-.2017-10-29-2341.png Got the fundamentals of a TLL/Cyclone-stylee engine together. Since I'm shit at drawing sprites I've gone with a faux voxel approach for the player's plane and its shadow, which works quite well. (Shadow mapping is slightly ropey, but it'll do for now.) D...
by Firefox
Thu Oct 26, 2017 6:52 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Happy Birthday Tam Toucan
Replies: 5
Views: 506

Re: Happy Birthday Tam Toucan

Hope that bird doesn't shit on the cake...

Anyway, Happy Birthday! :D
by Firefox
Mon Oct 16, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: MicroMen
Replies: 8
Views: 648

Re: MicroMen

Yeah, still good. :)

According to the current Wikipedia entry, Uncle Clive thinks, "It was a travesty of the truth. It just had no bearing on the truth. It was terrible."

I have it on good authority from someone who was taught by Steve Furber that the chord-cutting bit is accurate, though.
by Firefox
Mon Oct 09, 2017 4:27 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: MicroMen
Replies: 8
Views: 648

Re: MicroMen

I still watch it every now and again. It's still really good! It's probably getting around to that time again... I never realised that Uncle Clive had such a temper, though! Blimey! :o On the plus side, all of the ladies dressed in 80s clothes make me feel kind of funny, like when we used to climb t...
by Firefox
Fri Sep 15, 2017 6:25 pm
Forum: Playing The Videogames
Topic: Games I Played 2017 Edition
Replies: 263
Views: 74864

Re: Games I Played 2017 Edition

Well, it took me something like 25 years, but in the early hours of this morning I finally finished Starcross. Starcross was Infocom's first sci-fi adventure, and seems inspired to a large degree by Arthur C. Clarke's classic novel Rendezvous With Rama. (Go read it, it's awesome! [But avoid the sequ...
by Firefox
Sun Sep 10, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: WIP: Escape From Cyber City
Replies: 16
Views: 1942

Re: WIP: Escape From Cyber City

Seriously loving the particle effects!
by Firefox
Sun Aug 27, 2017 11:37 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Let's Try This Again ...
Replies: 1
Views: 382

Re: Let's Try This Again ...

Jetmans Dad wrote:
Fri Aug 25, 2017 11:23 pm
Coolest retro happening recently has been doing some stuff in school with the legendary Rob Hubbard.
Ooh, that sounds a bit interesting!

Care to expand on that...?
by Firefox
Sun Aug 27, 2017 11:33 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Hello ...
Replies: 10
Views: 1359

Re: Hello ...

... is it me you're looking for?

(Hello! :D)
by Firefox
Mon Aug 21, 2017 10:34 am
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Happy Birthday Caff
Replies: 10
Views: 1054

Re: Happy Birthday Caff

To Caff happy birthday, happy birthday to Caff!