Sign in to follow this  
  • entries
    162
  • comments
    262
  • views
    167098

Shooty

Sign in to follow this  

98 views

A fairly mundane screenshot today, this is my current work in progress - a vertical scrolling shooter. I've got a whole bunch of ideas (new and old) that can be worked into this, but first I gotta get this working well as a plain-old shooter.



Here you can see the player's ship (blue tri) and a bunch of dumb enemies that shoot directly at it. A few semi-3d buildings loom in the background which eventually you'll have to avoid.

I'm still debating the whole 2d vs. 3d issue for this one. On the one hand doing proper 3d buildings and such to avoid looks great (especially when scrolling along) but on the other hand making good 3d models that look good is a real pain. Methinks I'll go for a half and half solution where I use generated 3d terrain and 2d sprites over the top.
Sign in to follow this  


0 Comments


Recommended Comments

There are no comments to display.

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now