Category Archives: Games

Ludum Dare 30 + solution

The previous weekend was another Ludum Dare weekend. Although I found it tough, I’m pretty pleased with the result. As usual I try to think of a game that other people will not think of. And as usual my game is not very easy (or fun) to play. The general feedback is that it’s HARD. … Continue reading →

Posted in: Flash, Games, LudumDare

Music test

For the upcoming Ludum Dare I tried a new workflow for music. Did not make a lot, but I made this: metal test with aquestone singing And I had some sorely needed practice with Reaper. By the way: the drums are inspired by the Racer X song: ‘Everythings’s Everything‘.

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Less than two weeks to go

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Ben Eath, post mortem post

Two weeks ago I made the game (term used loosely) ‘Ben Eath the Surf Ace’ for the Ludum Dare 29 competition. Usually people write a ‘post-mortem’ about making the game, writing about what went right what went badly, stuff like that. It’s also used to promote your game. I came up with an idea to … Continue reading →

Posted in: Cartoons, Games, LudumDare

Another Ludum Dare done

This time the theme was ‘Beneath the surface’. The theme had been in the top 20 suggestions a few times, so I already had some ideas. I chose one and started coding. after day one I had something that looked like this: A game where you had to try to have a succesful date by … Continue reading →

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This pretty much sums it up:

It feels exactly like this:

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I’m the SID collection!

The SID collection is library of music made for the SID (Sound Interface Device) chip. The SID chip was the sound chip for the Commodore 64. I was looking up my own game on csdb.dk (Commodore scene database) checking if there were some more comments on my game (there’s a funny Dutch word for it … Continue reading →

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Small update

Did not do much today, but I updated the character set of the Helsing game. I found the first version very flimsy, so I made the lines a bit thicker.  I’m pleased with the result so far. Look at the difference I also made the border a bit thicker. It looks now a bit more … Continue reading →

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Quick update

It was not the most productive day in the past two weeks, but I mad a change to my graphics editor so I can design the graphics for end level. I made a first version and changed my game, so you see the end screen after finishing level 2. There’s no Dracula yet, but there … Continue reading →

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Playable version Helsing’s Hunt

that is to say: when you use a broad definition of ‘playable’. You can call it pre-alpha (you can, because all games start pre alpha, right?). At http://www.goerp.nl/C64/alpha.html EDIT: http://www.goerp.nl/C64/test/ is a version online. It can be played in the browser using the Java applet, but your security settings might not let you. You can also download it … Continue reading →

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