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REVIEW: Indiemon VS Zombies

Speaking of nerd cards in need of being revoked, I’ve avoided developer RicolaVG‘s Indiemon series on XBLIG for various reasons, tops among them being that I’m not a huge fan of… 443 more words

Xbox Live Indie Games

Introducing ZAsteroids: Full Game and Codebase

ZAsteroids, it’s 3D asteroids, but with a twist! Try keep your Ion-Cannon satellite in working order while fending off waves of asteroids. It’s also completely free. 655 more words

Game Development

REVIEW: Deck of Heroes

I should probably have my nerd card revoked for saying this, but I’ve never even tried a strategy card game up to this point in my life, let alone bothered to understand its appeal. 554 more words

Xbox Live Indie Games

[XNA / MonoGame] Why can't I hold all these frames

Alright, now that I have an almost real time FPS counter, the only logical thing to do seems to be…
Turning off the Vertical Sync and uncapping the framerate, then look at the glorious framerate! 333 more words

C# Stuff

[XNA / MonoGame] I wrote a better frame rate counter.

It’s a DrawableGameComponent that counts and draws FPS. Here is code.

using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Diagnostics;
using System.Linq;
using System.Text;
using Microsoft.Xna.Framework;
using Microsoft.Xna.Framework.Audio;
using Microsoft.Xna.Framework.Content;
using Microsoft.Xna.Framework.Graphics;
using Microsoft.Xna.Framework.Input;
using Microsoft.Xna.Framework.Media;

namespace FA2Engine.Tools
{
    /// <summary>
    /// A game component that counts FPS and UPS, also gives other useful performance information.
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C# Stuff

'Cast Of The Seven Godsends' Might Be The Run 'N Gun You Need

As a modern throwback1 to 80s Run ‘N Gun platformers (go ahead and make the Ghosts ‘N Goblins comparison, you’re allowed), the upcoming Cast Of The Seven Godsends… 152 more words

Xbox Live Indie Games

REVIEW: Zombie Shotgun Massacre 3

Despite the ‘3’ in the title lending itself to a varied and (obviously) numbered progression, Zombie Shotgun Massacre 3¬†shares much in common with the previous entries in the series: … 542 more words

Xbox Live Indie Games