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by Tam Toucan
Fri Jul 27, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Awesome shader demo
Replies: 0
Views: 67

Awesome shader demo

The things people do with shaders.....f'king hell

https://www.shadertoy.com/view/4ldGz4
by Tam Toucan
Fri Jul 27, 2018 9:26 am
Forum: Playing The Videogames
Topic: Games I Played 2017 Edition
Replies: 262
Views: 55980

Re: Games I Played 2017 Edition

I bought Hollow Knight for the Switch which I was looking forward to for ages. Stupid bosses of course because, you know, it's a Metroidvania so lets copy the bad design of every other one. Actually they aren't *too* bad, but I'm currently at one that the save point is miles away and frankly I just ...
by Tam Toucan
Mon Jul 23, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: WIP: Escape From Cyber City
Replies: 16
Views: 1107

Re: WIP: Escape From Cyber City

Yeah. It's actually more stealthy than run-about-shooty. Since you only have punch and it takes a second to charge it up, so you're always at the disadvantage unless you plan each fight. A blast from off screen usually won't kill you and your health re-gens quickly, So best to turn, run and wait. An...
by Tam Toucan
Sat Jul 21, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: WIP: Escape From Cyber City
Replies: 16
Views: 1107

Re: WIP: Escape From Cyber City

Another couple of bad months, but the end is within sight. Defined all the robots (weapons, movement patterns, colors etc) and all the mazes. Now I'm populating the levels and seeing how they play. No sound or music yet and not worked out an end level.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Am6dMX_dBuI
by Tam Toucan
Thu Jul 19, 2018 7:27 am
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Mini Competition #4 -Do it
Replies: 57
Views: 1002

Re: Mini Competition #4 -Do it

Well I had another 2 trips to hospital so lost another 2 weeks. Think that's about 6 this year at least. Taken 2 weeks holiday to actually get some time for myself (lying on a hospital bed even when not that ill is just "non-time". A kind of horrible twilight zone just waiting for the next thing; do...
by Tam Toucan
Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Mini Competition #4 -Do it
Replies: 57
Views: 1002

Re: Mini Competition #4 -Do it

Hmmm, I really can't control the ship. It's so fast and I keep thinking it's going to be rotate and thrust.
by Tam Toucan
Thu Jul 12, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Jetboard Joust - Defender-Inspired Cute Retro SHMUP - Alpha Now Available For MacOS and Windows
Replies: 186
Views: 26733

Re: Jetboard Joust - Defender-Inspired Cute Retro SHMUP - Alpha Now Available For MacOS and Windows

Nice job on the smoke effect. I'd originally said it wasn't right for the rest of the art style. Much better now.
by Tam Toucan
Thu Jun 28, 2018 7:15 am
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Mini Competition #4 -Do it
Replies: 57
Views: 1002

Re: Mini Competition #4 -Do it

Show off. :)
by Tam Toucan
Sun Jun 24, 2018 2:30 am
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: BBC Master demoparty demo (with source)
Replies: 1
Views: 65

BBC Master demoparty demo (with source)

Don't know the hardware, but this looks pretty impressive.
https://bitshifters.github.io/posts/pro ... brain.html

It has a link to an online emulator and the source.
by Tam Toucan
Fri Jun 22, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Jetboard Joust - Defender-Inspired Cute Retro SHMUP - Alpha Now Available For MacOS and Windows
Replies: 186
Views: 26733

Re: Jetboard Joust - Defender-Inspired Cute Retro SHMUP - Alpha Now Available For MacOS and Windows

Interesting reading the game dev decisions. All seem like good improvements. Is this the start of the last 10% (that takes 90% of the time) :)