Tags » XNA

Game Engine Project

This is a 2D Game Engine created for my second year university project working with Carl Chalmers, ¬†using the C# language and Microsoft’s XNA framework. 37 more words


#Himalaya: Need Input

A few weeks have passed and the¬†Himalaya game engine has grown a lot. Sorry for not posting earlier but I was busy with so many things at once that I didn’t really know what to write about. 1,181 more words


Guard Tower and Pebbles

Wow that’s not much of a blog post title is it? Oh well.. I’ll do better next time.

Anyway it’s been a week of improving and tweaking things – a lot of time was lost due to an instancing bug which was making the grass disappear when viewed from above. 193 more words

#Himalaya: Parenting 101

Unlike what the title might suggest, this post does not offer advice on how to raise your kids. If you were looking for that, I’m sorry. 2,192 more words


XNA Shader Programming source now on GitHub

As with the Commodore 64 programming tutorial series, I have now moved all the source from my XNA Shader Programming tutorial series to GitHub.

The XNA Shader Programming series goes through the theory and the HLSL implementation of various effects and concepts. 68 more words


My First Games - XNA

I started making games sometime near the end of my second semester in college. This was just after we were taught OOP (Object-Oriented Programming) using C++, and it was only after understanding this concept that I was able to ‘think’ like a game dev. 627 more words


REVIEW: Caroline's Important Life Diary

I’m assuming that the story presented in Caroline’s Important Life Diary ($1.00) is meant to be a semi-serious meditation on the life and choices of a young girl trying to fit in, both within her circle of asshole friends (more on that in a bit) and the greater world around her. 847 more words

Xbox Live Indie Games