RMMV – The Humble Bitmap

RMMV – The Humble Bitmap

Introduction We talked about sprites as containers, but containers for what? Well, sprites are containers for the humble bitmap. But, what’s a bitmap? Well, today, you’ll find out in detail. Bitmap The Odds And Ends Bitmaps are used to describe the images...
Prototype Your Game

Prototype Your Game

There is value in prototyping your game idea. The first idea you come up with may not be the best one. Ideas are cheap and can be easily interchanged, but once you commit to an idea completely, you can no longer go backwards. Just imagine this scenario for a moment....
Don’t Start With Your Story

Don’t Start With Your Story

When making a game a good rule to have is to not start with your story first. Now, you might be thinking I’m talking complete blasphemy, but hear me out, because I’ve made that mistake as well.   Tangled By The Story I first started making games with...
Godot – GDScript Functions

Godot – GDScript Functions

For more information on functions, read my Python post and come back here. Today, we’ll be highlighting key differences between Python and GDScript functions. But first, let’s start with the similarities. The Similarities Both Python and GDScript functions...
Godot – GDScript Variables & Types

Godot – GDScript Variables & Types

Godot is a game engine that’s been around for a while and is finally gaining traction in the industry. It’s completely open-source, so you can do anything you want with it for free. With that said, unlike Unity(C#), Godot has its own scripting language...