Adventures in Amateur Civil Engineering

Adventures in Amateur Civil Engineering
So remember when I said I was leaving procedural generation out of the game until I hit playable prototype? Well it looks like I lied. Since learning about procedural generation in my advanced algorithms classes way back at school I’ve really been fascinated by the idea of getting the machine to create portions of your ...

This is Halloween

03. November 2015 Off-Topic 1
This is Halloween
This week I spent the whole week getting ready for the single greatest holiday of the year: Halloween.   Every year I try to throw one big Halloween party, always trying to outdo the previous year. This year’s party went surprisingly well.  If you were one of the people who came out, I thank you. I had a ...

Not Another Zombie Game…

Not Another Zombie Game…
Each week I throw another post up here and link to it from a variety of different sources that change depending on the topic of the post. For the most part the posts are received well.  Often I’ll get advice and useful information, and sometimes I’ll even get compliments. Other times though I’ll get less helpful ...

Here’s the Church, and Here’s the Steeple

14. October 2015 Buildings 0
Here’s the Church, and Here’s the Steeple
Better late than never right? So my desire to have a new post out yesterday was defeated by my inability to get anything done last week. It’s not that I didn’t try. Lots and lots and lots of time has been spent trying to re-topologize the baron. Unfortunately all of the time has to be ...

Enter The Baron

06. October 2015 Characters 0
Enter The Baron
I’ve briefly mentioned zombie commanders in other posts but it’s time to go into their role a little further. The undead hordes make up the majority of the zombie army but every zombie army will be lead by a main zombie commander. A character who is not a zombie themselves but someone who rules over ...