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Developer Journal - 23 hours, 10 minutes ago
Choosing a platform for software - By blewisjr
One thing I have noticed over the years is that software development is becoming ever more fragmented. When I say fragmented I mean the platform choices are expanding rather dramatically. Years a...
Developer Journal - 1 day, 11 hours ago
Sooper Seecret New Project from Brass Watch Games - By nerdboy64
Recently, I've been working on an up-to-now secret project in addition to Shipyard that I would share if it went well. Well, thus far, that seems to be the case, so here’s a little sneak-peak of wh...
Developer Journal - 2 days, 9 minutes ago
You'll regret not keeping a dev journal - By joew
Way back in the day when we first started pre-production on Empyrios I told myself I wanted to make time to keep a development journal.Unfortunately I did not.There was always something else I had...
Developer Journal - 2 days, 12 hours ago
Progress Report - July 21st 2014 - By Norman Barrows
Progress Report - July 21st 2014Beta 9 has been posted to the website, with a new download page:http://rocklandsoftware.net/beta.php I could really use some feedback on the game, so please, check i...
Developer Journal - 4 days, 7 hours ago
Time for a fresh week! - By joew
I spent the majority of the week polishing design, although that pretty much amounted to ability naming and drafting our final HUD design and functionality. Until you sit down and try to name 120 a...
Developer Journal - 4 days, 14 hours ago
Weekend Reading: Tales from Journal Land - By Gaiiden
Here are your entries from 7 /12 - 7/19 Welcome back, SIC Games and Mak !Project Updates GoCatGo's Development Journal - GoCatGo has a new image showing off the changes to the post-process effect...
Developer Journal - 4 days, 21 hours ago
Site Migration - By ericrrichards22
I've decided to move my blog off of Blogger. Blogger was great for getting started, but it has just become too painful to fight with going forward. I'm sick of fighting the Blogger templating to fo...
Developer Journal - 6 days, 3 hours ago
Agent-based economic modelling - By polyfrag
I don't know whether I'm more interested in economic modelling or making games. I tried to start on an article of my economic model.-------In recent years, agent-based economic modeling has been ge...
Developer Journal - 6 days, 9 hours ago
GS:SW "Mercenaries" -- Log 2 - "Let there be Game!" - By Orymus3
"Let there be Game!" I was hoping to get this done much earlier, but a lot got in the way...Coming in, I knew this was going to be a tough/long stretch. I wanted to work more on the combat aspect...
Developer Journal - 1 week, 12 hours ago
Evolution of Icons - By joew
One of the things we're working on finalizing right now on Empyrios: Prophecy of Flame is the HUD for selecting unit abilities. Our artist Jove is working on upgrading and polishing the final artwo...
Developer Journal - 1 week, 21 hours ago
Java 8 very interesting - By blewisjr
This is a rather short blog post. I have had some ideas for a project recently with some of the various endeavors I have been contemplating. One of these endeavors is either a desktop application...
Developer Journal - 1 week, 2 days ago
2D conundrum - By polyfrag
I've been working on the project with my open source buddy and I've started on the economics side of things.https://github.com/polyf/corpstatesc But my partner's graphics card is fried and he's run...
Developer Journal - 1 week, 2 days ago
On C++ Naming Conventions - By evolutional
I threw myself back into the deep end of C++ again a few months ago, having spent the last couple of years with an emphasis on C# and .NET.One thing that I'm thinking of is the old subject of codin...
Developer Journal - 1 week, 2 days ago
The Return of the Lord - Games by younger me - By Arthur Souza
Hey guys! I thought I would share this with you. This is a game I made with rpgmaker that lasted a while. I worked in this from 2004-2007, when I was 14-17.The game is in Portuguese, pt-br, so that...
Developer Journal - 1 week, 2 days ago
Clipping Lines to a Rectangle using the Cohen-Sutherland Algorithm - By ericrrichards22
For the last six or eight months, off and on, I’ve been trying to write some code that will create a Voronoi diagram from a set of random points, inspired by Amit Patel’s Polygonal Map Generation...
Developer Journal - 1 week, 4 days ago
What's in a name? - By joew
We have finally completed the work needed to correct the naming/branding issue I mentioned in my last post . It took a lot more time and effort than I had originally hoped, but in the end I'm extre...
Developer Journal - 1 week, 4 days ago
Weekend Reading: Tales from Journal Land - By Gaiiden
Ohh an entry image. What is it? Well, it's not programming a game but instead programming in a game, as I write some code (that works! Amazing!) for an autonomous rover in Kerbal Space Program. An...
Developer Journal - 1 week, 6 days ago
Speed bumps and soft launches - By joew
Whenever people ask me what it's like to build a startup, not just in games but in general, I often equate it to driving a car with no breaks down a road full of speed bumps and road blocks. If you...
Developer Journal - 1 week, 6 days ago
One Year Later… - By ericrrichards22
Tuesday was the anniversary of my first real post on this blog. For the most part, I’ve tried to keep my content here on the technical side of things, but, what the hell, this is a good time to r...
Developer Journal - 2 weeks, 2 hours ago
RedBox v0.2, spawn and melee - By arka80
Things are going quickly, and after a few days from 0.1, I completed the checklist for 0.2. Woah! http://public.gamedev5.net//public/style_emoticons/default/cool.png The main feature was the abilit...
Developer Journal - 2 weeks, 11 hours ago
Build & Project Configurations for Hieroglyph 3 - By Jason Z
Building Hieroglyph 3 Hieroglyph 3 always has had an 'SDK' folder where the engine static library is built to in its various configuration and platform incarnations, and the include (*.h, *.inl) f...
Developer Journal - 2 weeks, 15 hours ago
New trailer! - By et1337
Gearing up for Midwest Game Developers Summit this weekend. Tune in next week for my first expo post-mortem. In the mean time, the old trailer was looking woefully outdated, so here's a brand ne...
Developer Journal - 2 weeks, 1 day ago
RedBox v0.1, old fashion roguelike - By arka80
So, after some prototypes and some adventures in the isometric universe, I took a step back to good old ascii roguelike.I also switched from C++ to good old ansi C.I kept SFML, in its C flavor, CSF...
Developer Journal - 2 weeks, 2 days ago
I've diagnosed myself with having an inferiority complex - By Tutorial Doctor
I've diagnosed myself with having an inferiority complex:It never makes me feel good when I see my faults in the mirror.Now, this is a time of reflection, but all of a sudden I am thinking of how t...
Developer Journal - 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Weekend Reading: Tales from Journal Land - By Gaiiden
Two fireworks shows down in Florida outside of Miami I did for this holiday weekend went great - Arthur was well to the north and the T-storms stayed away during the evenings. Got home last night s...


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