E. Darwin Hartshorn: //Boilerplate

Update on Project Therion

Project Therion has changed quite a bit, though the core of the design has remained the same. The new combat system deserves its own article.  Once I’ve...

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Therion Combat Implementation

Right, I’ve got Dragonforce loaded up and playing their songs with a chainsaw that has guitar picks strapped to the teeth.  Time to work out how...

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Therion: Combat System

I have a combat system that works like this: Each monster has a library of moves they know, and moves they are ready to use.  The moves they are ready...

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Therion Development: Foodness

I’m biting the bullet and working in Unity. What’s basic Virtual Pet behavior? You feed it, and it digests.  I’m going to leave elimination...

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Announcing Project Therion!

Remember the good old virtual pet craze kicked off by Tamagotchi, and picked up by dozens of other games? I always wanted one of those as a kid.  And...

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Challenge Accepted: These Are The Droids You’re Looking For [Building Android games]

Mobile gaming is the latest big thing, and high-power AAA gaming is starting to bog down in many ways (thankfully giving indies room to breath).  Long,...

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Starfighter X Reboot Postmortem

Note:  The fact that I am finished with this challenge does not mean I will not continue development of the program.  Just thought I’d clear that...

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