Withering away

Got the plants working in a “creep” like fashion now. They cover a radius around where you planted and slowly draw in instead of just having a static plant that vanished after a time. It sounds like a minor difference but the visual impact of seeing the foliage withering away was really satisfying. Next up […]

Intricacies of Binding volumes

Been having a lot of trouble with an adjustment we’ve been trying to make to our Edge game, just deserts. The win condition is supposed to be when you’ve covered the desert with fauna and I have the plants as a circle of foliage around where you planted them. I was checking for victory by […]

Models & Animation – Adding a touch of gloss

Worked on updating the graphical appearance of Just Deserts today. Its surprising what a difference throwing some textures on a few models can make. Ran into some trouble with trying to animations and Mixamo to work. The player model I’m using gets into a walking pose but won’t actually animate walking. I’d like to drill […]

Iron Developer

When I’m not browsing various game development related sites, I frequent a site called Nerd Fitness. They are starting up a 6 week challenge that also coincides with the Edge online unity competition. So I will be doing some serious leveling up of my life as I challenge myself mentally and physically over the next […]