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Screenshot Saturday #1

Screenshot Saturday #1

This is my first #ScreenshotSaturday post, which is a meme on twitter.  Every Saturday Indie developers of all platforms are encouraged to share a screenshot or two of a game in progress.  To browse games of all platforms participating in Screensho...

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Ship Art

Ship Art

After talking with the artist about the idea for including wormholes as part of the Draco Wing universe, she came up with this sketch for the Draco Wing squadron emblem: We also have a starting point for the player's ship: These are of...

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Inspiration

Inspiration

As best I can tell, the original game was called Bosconian released in 1981.  The game has a special place in video game history, as being the first game to use a continue screen at the end of the game with a countdown timer luring young games to dr...

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Creating the Parallax and Scrolling Background

Creating the Parallax and Scrolling Background

The gameplay in Draco Wing will require the background to scroll, while the player’s spaceship stays centered in the play field.  I want the play field to be adjustable, as I don’t have a HUD designed yet, so it’s a requirement that this be co...

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