Gaming on Linux reported that Linux porter Ethan Lee’s SteamOS & Linux talk at MAGFest has slides and audio available.
Ethan Lee has ported a number of games to GNU/Linux, and his talk gives some insight into what people can do to make the porting process easier.
Some of it is obvious, such as not . . . → Read More: A Better Way to Write Platform-specific C++ Code
Shortly after I ported my Ludum Dare game to Windows, I ported it to Android! You can download and install the .apk now and play on your phone or tablet. I’ve updated my LD#33 compo entry.
Here’s a handy link to explain how to install an app outside of the Google Play store.
. . . → Read More: LD33: Free Me, You Idiots! Ported to Android! #LDJam
I’ve updated my Ludum Dare #33 compo entry with the Windows version of Free Me, You Idiots!. Now most of the world can play it!
Next up: fixing my Linux-based entry so that it uses a non-custom install of SDL2.
Want to see the last 48 hours compressed down to a little over 3 minutes?
I uploaded the time lapse video of my development of Free Me, You Idiots!:
You can find the final submission at http://ludumdare.com/compo/ludum-dare-33/?action=preview&uid=251. Thanks for playing!
I did it!
With 15 minutes to spare, I submitted my entry for LD#33, Free Me, You Idiots!
It has no sound, and there is a lack of challenge which makes it hard to call it a real game, and the UI feedback is lacking to let the player know what is going on, . . . → Read More: LD33: SUBMITTED! #LDJam