CYS Cybermage Concepts

CYS Cybermage Concepts

Now the cybermages get their chance at a round of redesign. Again, I’m breaking away slightly from the traditional pixel art style, as seen in the first design on the left side, and instead exploring other options. In this case, we’re working with right triangles in the middle design andblah blah blah…

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CYS Cybermech Concepts

CYS Cybermech Concepts

The very first robotic soldier for my game jam entry, Choose Your Side, was drawn up within a literal five minutes. It wasn’t meant to be deeply thought out, just a clearly robotic soldier. Mission accomplished. But now that I have much more than 48 hours to work with on thisblah blah blah…

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CYS New Cursor System Prototype

CYS New Cursor System Prototype

I’ve been rethinking how the player interacts with the game. This has led me to a new cursor concept. I have been prototyping this new idea and here’s a peek at the latest version of the cursor system. Note that this only exists outside the context of the game so far, butblah blah blah…

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Game Jam Weekend

Ludum Dare 33

Happy Friday, everybody! I’ve got a big weekend ahead of me with the 33rd Ludum Dare game jam. This is a world wide event where game developers spend 48-72 hours making video games from scratch. The main purpose of this event is to accelerate creativity and experience by throwing game makersblah blah blah…

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Game Recommendations

Game Recommendations

Come check out my new list of recommended Steam games under the Cosmic Misfit Studio “Curator” tab. I’ll update it as I play more great games. My latest recommendation is Vagante, a challenging RPG with a new dungeon every time you play it. Great music and a blend of maddeningblah blah blah…

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CYS Gameplay Demo

CYS Gameplay Demo

This video demonstrates the game in action as it currently stands. While it technically plays fairly well (VIP members can try it here), new players often struggle to understand the goal of the game as well as the fundamental ways in which the quirky little world works. Removing that struggle is myblah blah blah…

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