My dev diary#7 – Happy weekend

Today, I haven't introduced much new features, but I polished already a bit the systems I have already implemented. As usual the small bug fixes and fixes cost the most development time. That said I invested today some time into getting things fixed or give a better feedback. For example: When there is only one flint lef...
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My dev diary#6 – Getting things working

After implementing some of the functionality yesterday. I was able to make them more visible today. So, I started with the first panels for the UI and all of them are updatable, which basically means everything selections ends in a different display state.Better feeling than yesterdayYesterday, I had the feeling of not a...
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My dev diary#5 – Busy day without real results

Sometimes in the life of an indie game developer you just have the feeling of getting few done. Today, was really busy somehow, but I couldn't really achieve anything. I need to think about a better strategy to organise myself a bit better and prioritise my next steps much better.Visiting a friend and office roomI starte...
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My dev diary#4 – Gathering resources

The screenshot for today looks a bit weird, because of the placeholder images, but there is a lot ongoing. I would like to explain everything a bit more in detail.The red men on the bottomWhile he looks a bit lost in the screen, he represents our selected unit. Since we are able to select more than one unit per rectangle...
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My dev diary#3 - Starving to death

Lovely diary,today I focused on getting some features for our game done. We will have two simple mechanics for our expedition members, which will the their difficulty to survive a lot.You need to regularly eatThe first mechanic known from other survival games you need to secure food regular otherwise your members will st...
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My dev diary#2 – Making some progress

Log entry#2 Today, I had a much better start in the day and I was able to make some progress with the development. Our recent switch to Confluence as wiki boosted the collaboration between our team members a lot and I have the feeling it was absolutely the right step. With this in mind the motivation is much higher in ge...
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My dev diary#1 – Roadmap

Hey everyone,so here we are back again to our diary#1. Yesterday, was actually no time to work after the funeral. Today, I am still a bit sad and having an weird feeling, but nevertheless the best thing is distract yourself a bit. That said I haven't done any programming today, but I was able to create a first version  o...
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My dev diary #0 - Map generation

Hey everyone,today, I decided to try out a complete new approach on my website – The dev diary. Unlike my usual dev blog posts or video logs on YouTube, I will try to focus my self in this format to give you my thoughts, feelings and progress every end of a working day. I want to summarise my achievements, thoughts in so...
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Project: Tera lo Mania cancelled!

Hey everyone,I just wanted to inform you that we decided to abandon our recent project Tera lo Mania. The Kickstarter campaign wasn't working as expected and we found ourselves on a wrong direction with the project after all. For more detailed informations consider to become a Patreon and hear more insights of our busine...
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DaikonMedia Review about FlatFatCat

Hey,recently DaikonMedia wrote a review about Flat Fat Cat Bounce I wanted to share it with you: https://daikonmedia.com/flat-fat-cat-bounce-review/Make sure to also visit the partners of DaikonMedia: https://www.myhubintranet.com/https://www.word-grabber.com/scrabble-word-finder
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Which language should we use in future?

Hey everyone,recently I analysed my website / channel traffic and came up that most of my fans are from Germany. With this in mind I thought about switching all my social media channels to native language german to have a better growing?What do you think about it? Do you have some time to fill out this poll: https://www....
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Back to life – Rearrange the shambles

Hey,I am back to business and wanted to inform you about some updates, whats happening and where the fuck I was the last weeks :)Let us start with the best news my daughter Luna was born 3 weeks ago and she is very lively and healthy. That said I needed some time to adjust my daily business and reorganise my working time...
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Godot Tutorial: Unit testing with Gut

Hey,I just wanted to make this short news announcement to make you aware that I am recently published a Video Tutorial on YouTube about Unit testing in Godot with Gut. I think if somebody is using open source software it is always a good idea to contribute back in some way. So for this time I chose to introduce people in...
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Create a Game with Godot - First lessons learned

I would love to share my first steps and first learnings with Godot 3 with you guys :)Export Blender Models as .dae filesAs one of my first tasks I tried to export models from Blender to Godot. For my first approach I used .obj files and imported them into Godot without any problems so far. After a while I realised, that...
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Unterstützung im Social Media Bereich!

Hey Leute!Ich bin aktuell auf der Suche nach Unterstützung im Social Media Bereich! Wenn jemand den Richtigen/die Richtige für den Job kennt oder eventuell sogar selbst auf der Suche ist, folgt bitte dem Link zur Jobbeschreibung.I am sorry for writing this news in german, but I need to find someone in Germany for this op...
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