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Monthly Monday News - December 4, 2023

All the news this week

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There are plenty of goings-on in the world of game development. With the holiday season in full swing, there’s more than enough time left in the year for some last-minute bombs to drop. This week features sales, software, spooky games, and more.

Last Second Sales

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Batwisto

A really simple game made for my team buddies. Take care of all coins and avoid the contact with YouTrack devil!

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Sliding Barks

A sliding block puzzle game with cute pictures of dogs! Simple to play, but difficult to master. Challenge yourself to finish increasingly harder puzzles as fast as you can!

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Death Is Only The Beginning

The game was built for The GameDev.tv Game Jam 2022. The theme was: DEATH IS ONLY THE BEGINNING! How to play: search for the lost souls take them to the po...

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Venom Event

The year is 2155, 50 years after the events of Legacy Earth. Humanity is scattered across Earth, the Moon, Mars, and various satellites. After decades of destructive war, corporate power has regressed. Those who still remain fight for the resource...

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Nebulous

In this project, I tried to replicate the basic mechanics of nebulous.io in Unity Engine. Without multiplayer, but with simple AI and more...

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Aurora TD

A tower defense game where you can defend against evil spirits! You are an Inuit shaman sworn to protect Tomkin, the home of the spirits. Tonrar, the evil spirit, is attempting to bring darkness to the ice caps. You must repel his forces b...

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GARS Flight Test

Play as a fresh Charles Storm being tested before his exploits in GARS service.

Worldbuilding

Crafting realms and igniting stories

Journey through a multiverse of creativity in our showcase of universes created with the world builder tool.

Plotting a Game Path

As a game dev, creating an engaging game that hooks players is crucial. The critical path, a sequence of objectives, plays a key role. Here's a step-by-step guide for plotting it.

Writing Dialogue for Video Games

Writing good dialogue for video games is an essential skill for game developers to master, as it helps to bring the game's characters and story to life, and makes the game more immersive for players.

Worldbuilding in Video Games

Building a narrative setting for your games is very important. Think through the vision for your world, draw from other work and experiences, and consider the limitations to build a compelling and interesting universe.

Using Cellular Automata to Create a Random Map Generator

Learn how to programmatically generate earth-like terrain using cellular automata.