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Devlog #2: Template done!

I used to think that I could get a template done in a week or two, but it took a month. I mean, I could have got a whole template done in a week if it was just a basic platformer with minimal features. 822 more words

Commander Keen

Devlog #1: Movement, shooting, animation & enemy A.I.

I used an asset that resembles a 2D-platformer but the controls were not good, so I had to do it from scratch. You’ll see that I use 2D Platformer Controller asset but those are mostly for the textures, background and moving platforms. 665 more words

Commander Keen

Why Commander Keen?

Almost nobody knows it. Nowadays it’s a cult game franchise. It doesn’t have a huge following, probably because when Wolfenstein 3D came out not long after all the Commander Keen games were released, it was forgotten while FPS games was the new shit that took over the world. 749 more words

Commander Keen

Prototyping comes first

I’m making a 2D-Platformer that is heavily inspired by Commander Keen games that I grew up playing. This is pretty much the childhood dream coming true. 547 more words

Commander Keen

Commander Keen in 'Keen Dreams' - Part 1

Starting a new series today on the ‘Lost Episode’ of Commander Keen – Keen Dreams. The first part is online now, where we head to the Horseradish Hills…

Gaming

Taking Cover: Aliens Ate My Babysitter

The Bloog you see in the painting above is typical of its species. Bloogs are green, one-eyed, egg shaped, with bird like feet, fangs, and large purple tongues. 1,017 more words

Computer Games

Link to the Cast #67: Commander Keen in Invasion of the Vorticons

In the summertime, when the weather is hot, Link to the Cast is back with a new episode. On this week’s show:

*Puyo Puyo Tetris is GREAT… 266 more words

Dave Ryan