Mr Kaplan (Ludum Dare #31 Post Mortem)

Hey gamedevs! We’re LasagneGames a small team of 2 x Game Designers and 1 x Coder who love Ludum Dare!  And how does it repay us? With the theme: ‘Entire Game On One Screen‘!! Actually it wasn’t so bad, and we’ve learnt that a theme that you’re not too keen on can really challenge you to…

Ludum Dare #30 – Lazyeels Game Engine v0.2

Hi Ludum Darers, Just wanted to share my code library (Javascript) as referenced by the Ludum Dare rules.  It’s the start of a game engine, but I haven’t quite designed the API yet, so it’s very much in progress, and there are potential bugs. I developed it to help me out essentially. So many of…

Breeding NPCs – Genetic programming.

I’ve been doing some reading on ways to generate content for my games.  Mainly because I’m lazy, and don’t want to invest time in designing or tweaking a bunch of NPCs individually.  What if I could write some code to make my decisions for me?  That’s when I decided to check out this thing I’ve…

Spare some change governor?

The October Challenge is now upon us… finally!! It hasn’t actually been that long since the last Ludum Dare Jam, but it certainly felt like it.  What do we have to do this time? Make a game, release it in to the wild, and earn at least a $1 (or if you’re me that would…