Sturdy Up Your Heart

I really love this song. I’ve tried to teach you well, son, all of everything I knew of how to live this life: Be true. Don’t bow your head to no […]

The Best Laid Plans Always Fail

It has been a while since my initial post in which I outlined my plan of going through a chapter per day on that C# book so I figured it […]

Steaming Mad at Steam!

Dear Steam, I can’t help but love you. You’re so convenient. Your sales are so good (and frequent!). I can’t tell you how many games I’ve purchased for the 2nd […]

Hello world!

First posts are almost always terrible. So let’s just get this out of the way. Update from the future: This is no longer the first post in this blog because […]

Screenshot of Universe 0.10.03.24.16

Universe 0.10.03.24.16

Universe 0.10.03.24.16 is now available. Download it. Changelog: Control Scheme Changes: Ship is now controlled with WASD keys by default. What was previously known as Battle Mode is now known […]

Leap of Faith

Leap of Faith is a Sisyphean platformer game prototype where the objective is to climb to the top of the screen and reach the goal. The twist is that every […]

HexCards

HexCards is a prototype for a trading/battle card game in which two players strategically place hexagonal cards on a playing field to capture the other’s cards. Each of the six […]

Universe v0.00.15 alpha

Announcing Universe Build 15! Get it here. Changelog: Code for the player controls have been overhauled (internally), which means you will not notice the following changes: Spaghetti code has been […]

Universe v0.00.14 alpha

Universe Build 14 is here. Download it. Changelog: Fixed the instant slowdown that occurred when changing to Battle Mode. Fixed a bug introduced by the above instant slowdown fix. Found […]

Universe v0.00.13 alpha

Universe Build 13 is now available. Download it. Changelog: You can now switch to “Battle Mode” by pressing M. This alters the controls of the ship to give you more […]

Universe v0.00.12 alpha

Universe Build 12 is now available. Download it. Changelog: Drag/damping is now disabled by default. Modified player controls internally to allow for more options later. (Nothing visible to the user.) […]

Universe v0.00.11 alpha

Universe Build 11 is now available! Download it. Changelog: The sun will now damage (and destroy) your ship if you get too close for too long. This is not really […]

Universe v0.00.10 alpha

Build 10 was released today. Download it. With today’s release, Universe has graduated from Pre-Alpha stage and is now considered an alpha product. Major HUD Pointer Overhaul: Now pointers and […]

Universe v0.00.09 (Pre-Alpha)

Build 9 was created today. Download it. Changelog: Minor adjustment to Sun effects. Very basic (and terrible looking) distance display next to pointers to give you an idea how far […]

Universe v0.00.08 (Pre-Alpha)

Universe Build 8 is ready to demo. Download it. Nothing has changed visually so no new screen shots this time. Changes: Pressing D now toggles drag, keeping you from automatically […]