Tag: group games

Bad Guys: Group Game #2 Hansel and Gretel

Our game follows Hansel and Gretel as they are getting closer to a Witch and her house. The game is black and white, and it gives the impression that something…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #2 — Streamer

When I first started Streamer, I made 2 related observations about the base code. It was (at first) difficult to grasp, and therefore would be difficult to change. It was also interesting on its…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #2 — Hider/Seeker

Before creating a game using the hider/seeker engine I wanted to practice with it first. So in this simple exercise I created a simple circle that is being chased by…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #1 — Bammer

So for the group game, my group first worked on a project that we called Bridge Builder. And for bridge builder the basic idea was that there was a canyon…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #2 — Stoke the Fire

After play testing my initial draft of my game in class and receiving some good feedback, I decided to make my game more representative of a “fire.” To start, I…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #2 — Hider/Seeker

The game went through two main phases of development i guess you could say. The entire process started with the idea of avoidance being the main aspect of the game…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #2 — Space Journey

Although Space Journey is certainly a fun game to play, its primary purpose is not to encourage players to win or lose — rather, it is to simulate an interactive…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #2 — Skinnydipper

Interface and first ideas about our game We wanted to make a skinny dipping game, incorporating the Flocking labs. The player will be chased around the screen, scoring points for…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #2 — Skinnydipper

For our group game, we decided to use the hider/seeker labs to make a game about running naked through people’s pools while getting chased by police. You score points by…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #2 — Particle Synthesizer

I’ve been applying the aspects of the hider/seeker code with particle systems to create interesting particle systems that are fun to manipulate around on screen. At one point I got the…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #2 — Space Journey

Space Journey is a single-player game based on the hider/seeker concept. In this game, the player is controlling a yellow circle that can move anywhere in the screen. An orange…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #2 — Airship

I’m really enjoying coding Inversion because each time I run the code, I feel the difference in play from the tweaking I do. Initially, I had the player (square) move…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #2 — Attendance

In our group game, rather than choose between designing a simulation based on behavior or designing a game with a goal state, Ben and I decided to combine the two….

Games from Nothing: Group Game #1 — Triangles Revisited

Looking back on the Triangles game, there were quite a few things that went really well and also some things that made me want to tear my hair out. However…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #1 — Standoff Revisited

In an attempt to introduce some kind of player choice to our black and white hostage game, we’ve decided to simply display different messages depending on which shape the player…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #1 — Triangles Game

In this game you play as a black circle who’s main objective is to dodge triangles long enough for a portal to appear and teleport you to safety. In this…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #1 — Bammer

I’ve been experimenting with the original code for “Bammer” and warping it into more of a sandbox art piece. The form of the game is constantly shifting, and one of…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #1 — Standoff

Our game is an abstracted sort of hostage scenario simulation.  We’ve created the player-controlled triangle, the enemy square and the neutral circle(s), all white against a black background.  The concept…

Games from Nothing: Group Game #1 — Evasion!

Designing Player Experience in Evasion Evasion is a simple race to the end game in which the player navigates a circle to a goal while avoiding obstacles that will destroy him….