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by Tam Toucan
Fri Jan 19, 2018 10:33 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: I'm ...
Replies: 27
Views: 1955

Re: I'm ...

...punching robot's.
by Tam Toucan
Fri Jan 19, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Short article on Tempest
Replies: 0
Views: 488

Short article on Tempest

Nothing in depth, but nice little piece on creating Tempest.

https://arcadeblogger.com/2018/01/19/at ... sterpiece/
by Tam Toucan
Fri Jan 19, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Jetboard Joust: Next-Generation Retro Arcade SHMUP - Steam Page Now Up!
Replies: 245
Views: 37076

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

I own an upright Defender and I must say the sound you've created is excellent. Really creates the same feel.
by Tam Toucan
Mon Jan 08, 2018 8:35 am
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: New year ...
Replies: 6
Views: 646

Re: New year ...

I plan to finish my vector robot game sooooon. Just because I don't want to leave it undone, not because I like it. Next I'm hoping to do a game I'll actually get into, current plan is a procgen-cave-platformer-metrodvania thing, so that will be most of 2018. Non-coding wise I'd like to try and writ...
by Tam Toucan
Fri Jan 05, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: New ZX Spectrum game: SQIJ 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 789

Re: New ZX Spectrum game: SQIJ 2018

Fabulous stuff. I love that you've done this. I sometimes think of digging out the Z80 book and go back 30+ years to simpler times instead of all this OpenGL stuff. Give me a good old memory mapped screen any time.
by Tam Toucan
Fri Dec 29, 2017 10:08 pm
Forum: Playing The Videogames
Topic: Games I Played 2017 Edition
Replies: 263
Views: 75788

Re: Games I Played 2017 Edition

Bought myself SteamWorld Dig 2 for the kid's Switch. Loved the first and this is just as good. Also bought Dead Cells for the PC, could be great, but the grind and boss difficulty are too high (maybe once it's out of EA, but I won't hold my breath. So many games that I would play to death are spoile...
by Tam Toucan
Sun Dec 24, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Merry Christmas & Happy new year
Replies: 11
Views: 1074

Re: Merry Christmas & Happy new year

*Crawls out from under duvet*

Here's to the next year. May your WIPs grow smaller and your dreams grow bigger.
by Tam Toucan
Sat Dec 16, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: WIP: Escape From Cyber City
Replies: 16
Views: 2053

Re: WIP: Escape From Cyber City

Sheesh has it been that long? Well seem to back to avoiding hospital and have started tinkering with this again. Not hugely motivated, but adding bits here and there 1. Basic menu page menu.png 2. Added nodes that display the map and enemies http://tamtoucan.com/junk/map.mp4 3. Added prisoners you c...
by Tam Toucan
Tue Oct 31, 2017 8:02 am
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Happy Birthday Tam Toucan
Replies: 5
Views: 553

Re: Happy Birthday Tam Toucan

Thanks guys! On the down side I was in hospital so had better ones, but on the plus side I got found just about every chest in Zelda BOTW :) Got back home last night, hopefully be up to coding in the next couple of days.
by Tam Toucan
Thu Oct 26, 2017 7:45 am
Forum: The Pint And Pixel
Topic: Mini Competition #3 .... D ....ish
Replies: 41
Views: 3226

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

Well I've done nothing except lie on the sofa. Currently waiting on the hospital phoning with a bed which beats the usual of having to sit in A&E for a few hours. So yeah, looks like this ones a bust.