At the last few GameJams, I've seen an increase in the use of RAD game tools, some of them even being developed by the participants themselves.
I thought I might collect a list of those tools here. The main criteria for being in this list, is that they don't require programming in a traditional computer language. Data Flow / Diagram languages are ok...
Shoot-em-up Construction Kit
Koonsolo RPG Editor
DS Game Maker
Game Builder Studio
FIFE - wow, don't know how I missed this one for the last 5 years! Appears to be scripted using Python too!
So, you've created a car prefab using WheelCollider components, and now you can apply a motorTorque to make the whole thing move along. ...
I use the var keyword everywhere. Someone told me today that this is a bad practice, because "sometimes you can't tell what type it...
I've been investigating and learning Go . There is a lot of high quality tools out there, for example: - xo generates types and funct...
I've been working on something new. I get a lot of projects where I have to add multiuser functionality. Finally I've made the jump ...
Some favourite quotes from Ron Jeffries, one of the three founders of the Extreme Programming software development methodology... Often yo...
As part of my quest to create amazing procedural spacecraft, I made a greebling tool for Unity. Here are the before and after screengrabs. ...
The NetworkManager instantiates a Player prefab. This is your Player Object. In a two player game, your GameObjects exist conceptually in ...
When you start working with threads in your Unity3D project, you will discover that many things need to be done in the main loop. For exampl...
Possibly slightly more correct lighting. The rim light is now only applied in the direction of the sun, rather than being purely based on v...