Hey my dudes,
Me and 4 friends are third year compsci students. Three of us are pretty good at drawing. We are hoping to make a 2d roguelite game with unity during the next few months. We are still brainstorming. At the moment, my idea is to create a card roguelite game:
First, you would need to choose 2 heroes to enter the dungeon with the goal of finding a treasure. The treasure found gives you extra bonus in later runs. You can choose between mage, gunner, rogue, paladin, warrior and fighter. Each hero has their own unique cards. And there are common cards that every heroes can get(like hearthstone).
The progression system would be like slay the spire’s. You can choose your own path, but every paths leads to the boss. It would use procedural generation. After defeating an enemy, you get to choose a new card out of the three options. There would be shops, random events, elite enemies, etc
The combat system is where i need some suggestions on. There would be two piles of deck. One for each hero. I can think of two good combat systems:
1. Before every enemy encounters, you can choose what cards to use from your deck. Cards not used would not get discarded. Cards are drawn from the deck only if they break or due to special card’s effect. Every card have a durability number. Ones the durability reach zero, the card would break and can no longer be used. Events/enemies can modify the durability of the cards.
2. Card not used this turn would get discarded. Once the deck is empty, the discard pile gets shuffled and copied to the deck. Card/item effects can increase the number of cards you draw.
How can I make the game more interesting? Any suggestions would be appreciated.
In the next weeks I’ll try to post some videos, try to add registration (for newsletter and later for public test).
Release date: when it's done
So, I'm aware this may be a broad question with a vast variety in the anwser. However, I am a game design student that works professionally for a large engineering company conducting software configuration. Naturally, I'm curious about the path ahead and I'm desperately gathering information on the overall process of developement with Unity. Are there professional resources available that can outline the processes and functions of the engine, and what can be used to interact with it? I'm looking for options other than the official documentation. I have already jumped into that. Thanks!
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