Dungeon Explorer Devblog 3 – Progress on Progress Bars

Project: Dungeon Explorer (codename)Goal: Develop and release first gameInitial Commit: 7 Aug 2019 Dev Hours Since Last Devblog: 9.66Total Dev Hours Spent: 19.44Allocated Dev Hours: 160 At a Glance I accomplished numerous quests last week. I learned to iterate the hierarchy in code. I tried, failed, and learned lots about 9 slices. I stopped Unity [...]

Trello Makes an Awesome Handy Haversack

The All-Purpose Holder of Things Every adventurer needs a handy haversack (aka backpack) to carry all their equipment during their quest. I have played Dungeons & Dragons for over 30 years and the handy haversack is vastly underrated. I reach into the backpack and bam what I need appears in my hand, now that's handy [...]

Dungeon Explorer Devblog 2 – Start Your Coding

Project: Dungeon Explorer (codename)Goal: Develop and release first gameInitial Commit: 7 Aug 2019 Dev Hours Since Last Devblog: 5.66Total Dev Hours Spent: 9.78Allocated Dev Hours: 160 At a Glance Over the past week, I tried a more disciplined approach to my game dev, but I had mixed results. I spent almost 20 hours on my [...]

Dungeon Explorer Devblog #1 – New Game, New Quest

Project: Dungeon Explorer (codename)Goal: Develop and release first gameInitial Commit: 7 Aug 2019 Dev Hours Since Last Devblog: 0Total Dev Hours Spent: 4.12Allocated Dev Hours: 160 The Journey of Life After a brief hiatus I have returned to blogging. I struggled to keep a good development pace for Odd Jobs and the more I looked [...]