Tag Archive for Game Design

Open Ocean

For the past six months, I’ve been working on an indie game in GameMaker Studio 2. In two weeks, on Tuesday, June 11, Open Ocean will release on Steam! This is my first indie game, so I decided to make a small game with a big message, and while it’s not the most fun game in the world, I’m extremely proud of it! Here’s a link to the Steam page:

 

https://store.steampowered.com/app/1071640/Open_Ocean/

 

 

EDIT: The game is now available on itch.io as well!

https://allyproductions.itch.io/open-ocean

37% Unplayed Podcast

Some fellow game developer friends and I created a podcast called 37% Unplayed!  We’re a bunch of nerds that talk about video games and game design – If you’re interested in either of those topics, you should give us a listen!

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The First Ever Article Written About Content I Created

I’ve always been a firm believer that games, or even small parts of games, are made by teams, not individuals, but it sure feels nice when someone writes a stunning article about content that you were in charge of.  The first of many 🙂  When I started working on this mission, I remember thinking, “I’m getting paid to make a haunted house.  I love my job!”  Being a game designer is pretty great.

 

http://www.gamesradar.com/middle-earth-shadow-of-war-isnt-just-a-stunning-siege-simulator-its-also-a-damn-creepy-quietly-terrifying-horror-game/

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Story Trailer

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Open World Trailer

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Gameplay Trailer

War has come!

Eight Button Game (Unity)

I was bored one day, so I decided to make the eight button from The Stanley Parable in Unity.  My remake of the eight button game is chock-full of exciting gameplay that will keep you occupied for hours on end!  You can download and play the web version here:

 

EightButtonGame

 

Or simply watch the extremely entertaining gameplay footage here:

 

Mountainous Environment in Unity

I decided to continue my work in Unity by making a snowy mountainous environment.  Here is a video:

And here are some screenshots:

SnowEnvironment1

SnowEnvironment2

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