Rubicon's Ramblings

Random thoughts from an overworked dev

October, 2014

Ultimate War Game: Dev Diary #4

Welcome back, all sorts of news today – I promised these would get longer. Lets start with a boring but nonetheless important announcement. This game is now to be called Best Little War Game.   What’s in a name? For the record, I think Ultimate War Game is a much better name. However it was [...]

Ultimate War Game: Dev Diary #3

Straight on with it then. First up, I’ve made another pass at the graphics for the terrain. Previously I’ve been trying to use stencil shadows and other tricks to provide decent lighting whilst keep the speed up. However as time wore on, the speed was dropping off due to adding ever more bodges to make [...]