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Game Dev & Design - Episode 1 | Options Menu, UI, Photoshop and Unity
BUCK

Game Dev & Design - Episode 1 | Options Menu, UI, Photoshop and Unity

BUCK UI/HUD

A new experimental segment called "GDD" - Game Dev & Design where Gal documents his work on BUCK as he adjusts the game through Early Access based on...

I am overburdened, miles of tiles
I am overburdened

I am overburdened, miles of tiles

I am overburdened Textures

Short article, a bit tutorial-ish, about the tile graphics of I am overburdened.

I am overburdened, evolution of box-art
I am overburdened

I am overburdened, evolution of box-art

I am overburdened Concept Art

Took most of last week off for vacation == no entries, sorry about that, but this week I'm going to make multiple videos and blog posts :) ! This first...

Devlog 10 / Building your Avatar for VR
BeeBeeQ

Devlog 10 / Building your Avatar for VR

BeeBeeQ Skinning 1 comment

A quick run through on how we brought the Chef avatar to life by building and rigging a complex character rig for VR

Teach the kids English (Part 4)
Kikai

Teach the kids English (Part 4)

Kikai Client Side Coding

I have improved the whole language system greatly. It now has a rather solid structure and flow, with other supporting systems like the NPCs’ short...

Commercial Video Game all by Yourself, Part 4: Going Off The Grid
Minesheeper

Commercial Video Game all by Yourself, Part 4: Going Off The Grid

Minesheeper Mapping/Technical

The fourth in a series documenting the production of a commercially viable game, entirely unaided. In this article we explore mazes, numbers and historical...

A New Approach To Turn-Based Strategies
Ash of Gods: Redemption

A New Approach To Turn-Based Strategies

Ash of Gods: Redemption Design/Concepts

This article describes a new approach we took to implement the turn-based combat in an RPG with some twists to the traditional rules.

Teach the kids English (Part 3)
Kikai

Teach the kids English (Part 3)

Kikai Client Side Coding

I have created a “word with labels” system which allows the kids to learn every single word, instead of learning only patterns. The kids have also...

Making an Impressive Trailer for your Game with Zero budget
Tower Fortress

Making an Impressive Trailer for your Game with Zero budget

Tower Fortress PR

A simple guide on how to make a trailer without spending a dime.

Making a Procedural 2D World in Unity Part I
Twin Flames

Making a Procedural 2D World in Unity Part I

Twin Flames Level Design/Theory

Hi, I’m Will, one of the lead programmers of Twin Flames. I’ve previously worked on other big Fat Panda projects such as Flat Kingdom or Lobo With...

How to Stand Out at Pax and Game Expos

How to Stand Out at Pax and Game Expos

Other Tutorial

Don't let being normal kill your PAX or Game Expo experience. This guide provides helpful advice and tips on how to stand out from the crowd and maximize...

Mod Tutorial: Peasant Revolt
Airships: Conquer the Skies

Mod Tutorial: Peasant Revolt

Airships: Conquer the Skies Starting a mod 1 comment

This is an in-depth tutorial for newcomers to modding Airships. We are going to make a simple mod that adds a new kind of enemy to spawn in strategic...

Creating a planet of your own
Starpoint Gemini Warlords

Creating a planet of your own

Starpoint Gemini Warlords Props Modelling

A step-by-step tutorial explaining how planet models are prepped and assembled for Starpoint Gemini Warlords. The bulk of the tutorial deals with properly...

Why a bit of effort in marketing your games helps a lot!
Computer Repair Simulator

Why a bit of effort in marketing your games helps a lot!

Computer Repair Simulator PR

Why a bit of effort in marketing your games helps a lot! So you want to be a game developer? You want to follow your dream and make your game? You want...

Getting In-Game
Project Sonnensystem

Getting In-Game

Project Sonnensystem Other

Of all the things a multiplayer game should have trouble with, this really oughtn't be one of them.

Time Manipulation in Unity - Level Creation
Lintrix

Time Manipulation in Unity - Level Creation

Lintrix Client Side Coding 2 comments

Time manipulation & custom timeline uses for level creation in Unity.

Separating Axis Theorem Physics Part 1 -  The Beginning
Violent Sol Worlds

Separating Axis Theorem Physics Part 1 - The Beginning

Violent Sol Worlds Client Side Coding

Let me start by saying this, in my trials of coding physics for Violent Sol Worlds I have had troubles finding a great example of how to pull off even...

Unity - Getting Started with Steam
ARENA  3D

Unity - Getting Started with Steam

ARENA 3D Client Side Coding 3 comments

If you are a Unity Developer currently running a Steam Greenlight Campaign or recently Greenlit, you will no doubt be wanting to integrate Steam with...

Our process to Level Design Valgard (Part 1)
Valgard and The Armor of Achilles

Our process to Level Design Valgard (Part 1)

Valgard and The Armor of Achilles Level Design/Theory

Level Design Process of Valgard and The Armor of Achilles (Part 1).

Music and Atmosphere of Trimmer Tycoon
Trimmer Tycoon

Music and Atmosphere of Trimmer Tycoon

Trimmer Tycoon Music

In this article Max Samarin talks about his thinking and process behind the music in Trimmer Tycoon - and how it affects the atmosphere of the game.

How to draw comics professionally (Part 1)
DesperatioN

How to draw comics professionally (Part 1)

DesperatioN Concept Art 2 comments

Ever wanted to learn how comics are drawn? Whether you are professional artist or just interested in the subject you will find it to be an entertaining...

A look at the Level Creation tools behind 'My Friend Pedro: Blood Bullets Bananas'
My Friend Pedro: Blood Bullets Bananas

A look at the Level Creation tools behind 'My Friend Pedro: Blood Bullets Bananas'

My Friend Pedro: Blood Bullets Bananas Mapping/Technical 3 comments

Not so much a tutorial, but rather a look at some ways I managed to speed up the dressing of levels in Unity.

UE4: Submerge postFX video
Subsiege

UE4: Submerge postFX video

Subsiege Mapping/Technical

Have a look at how some of the post effects in Submerge are done. The video includes Color Grading, Color Grading by Depth, Bloom, Exposure, Depth of...

The Five and a Half Filters of Game Creation
The Amazing Goblin's Workshop

The Five and a Half Filters of Game Creation

The Amazing Goblin's Workshop Design/Concepts 1 comment

Right, we passed by many thoughts, and we even structured some interesting ideas, now we have to separate the best ideas, and how do we separate a good...

11 Improvements for your brainstorm

11 Improvements for your brainstorm

Design/Concepts Tutorial 8 comments

The idea of this post is to guarantee that your points come, because you will be needing them for the rest of your life if you wish to continue following...

Personal Daemon

Personal Daemon

Design/Concepts Tutorial 14 comments

Meaning: jinni = daemôn = daimon = daemon = genie = génio = djinni = génie The term “daemon” is translated from latin as personal genie, used by...

What a game designer needs to know?

What a game designer needs to know?

Design/Concepts Tutorial 18 comments

Many abilities can be useful for a game designer, some of them we can’t even imagine. I can give as an example the study about typography that Jobs...

6 steps to play with player's mind

6 steps to play with player's mind

Design/Concepts Tutorial 27 comments

This is a list of 6 mental motivators for human brains, created with the objective of pleasuring and motivating people to take action and to work on life-related...

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