Development Environments Ren'Py is a visual novel engine - https://www.renpy.org/ What is Twine - http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/LizEngland/20150313/238709/What_is_Twine_For_Developers.php GameMaker - http://www.yoyogames.com/gamemaker Scirra - https://www.scirra.com/ Flixel Game making Library - http://flixel.org/ Unity 3D Game Engine - https://unity3d.com/ Sites and Forums Free Game Dev - http://forum.freegamedev.net/ Lemma Soft - https://lemmasoft.renai.us/forums/ Tools Grid drawing tool - http://sporkforge.com/imaging/grid.php Hexagonal Grids - http://www.redblobgames.com/grids/hexagons/ Grid Drawing - http://www.griddrawingtool.com/ Dungeon … Continue reading Game Development Resources
Some links to game development articles mainly on data structures, finite state, design philosophy etc. http://gamedevelopment.tutsplus.com/tutorials/ http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/4-free-websites-where-you-can-learn-the-basics-of-game-development/ http://www.gameenginebook.com/http://code.activestate.com/recipes/577830-python-binary-search-tree/
I put a screencast of the alpha version of my game Carts! up on Youtube today at - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dWgd2YIUktc&feature=youtu.be
Get some graph paper http://www.mazegenerator.net/ http://code.activestate.com/recipes/252127-maze-generator/ http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?t=10837 - map with openoffice http://www.redblobgames.com/grids/hexagons/ http://sporkforge.com/imaging/grid.php http://www.griddrawingtool.com/ http://www.timgagnon.com/grid/ http://pyromancers.com/dungeon-painter-online/ Character tools / weapons / attacks Cart hunters should have walkie talkies. 3 person hunter teams? Flip carts & attack with chainsaws? Pole arms? Traps? Bolos? Canes walkers Cart attacks Ramming Should Cartmaster weaponize? Evolve? Extendable knife things? … Continue reading Worknotes for Carts!