Project allmost completed!

4 February 2011
Project allmost completed!

Last week we had our end presentation at school for this project! The teachers enjoyed playing it and I’m sure we will get a good mark for it! Before we can publish the game a few things still have to be done. We are waiting for a second Xbox Live Read more…

Power ups

7 December 2010
Power ups

You might be wondering why we haven’t posted in a while. We’ve been busy adding a lot of new features. Here’s one of the new features: Power ups! When picking up the power up blocks you will get that power up. These are the available power ups: – Flying power Read more…

Do the HLSL wave!

4 October 2010
Do the HLSL wave!

We got shader support in our map system for about a week now, but Ruben can’t seem to figure it out. So here, it verks! And yes, that wavy thing waves about in time, too bad I can’t be bothered to shoot a video and upload that somewhere. PS: I Read more…

Particles!

3 October 2010
Particles!

I’ve spent this afternoon implementing a particle system into the game. Well, what is the first thing you do with a particle system? You set shit on fire! I’ve implemented it by using this: http://creators.xna.com/en-us/sample/particle3d Don’t worry about the framerate, it choked up when I took the picture, it runs Read more…

HLSL kicks ass

24 September 2010
HLSL kicks ass

We’ve been working hard at our game, we will be showing a video in a week or so. But now, let’s amaze ourselves at the awesomeness of shaders, specifically HLSL shaders. HLSL (High Level Shader Language) shaders are little bits of code that run on the graphics card of your Read more…

First video

14 September 2010
First video

Last week we made the first video of a very early version of our game! The video has been made after just 1.5 week of developing. In this video we can drive around and shoot beams at others. We can play on a single Xbox with up to 4 players Read more…

On this weblog we will inform you about the development of our second game project, RC Smashers. It will be an online multiplayer game for Xbox Live. In the game you control a radio controlled vehicle and depending on the game type you’re playing, your goal will be to destroy Read more…