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v4 Feature List

Posted by Aistarin on Aug. 10, 2016, 2:45 a.m.

Hello All,

So most of you know by now that I am currently working on a rewrite of the the entire website from scratch, including the database. As expected, my progress has been rather slow due to my rather tight schedule (hence the blog being posted at midnight), but I …


Posted by Aistarin on July 27, 2016, 2:04 a.m.

Demo Website Here

For those still interested in contributing, or those who are curious about AngularJS apps, feel free to install MySQL and Node.js on your machine to give it a whirl. Perhaps I can even get around to installing this on the main server for you all to …

Blast Processing

Posted by Aistarin on June 26, 2016, 4:04 a.m.

Download the ROM here.

Also, I knew these sprites I made 3 years ago would come in handy some day!…

EDIT 2016-06-28:

Messing around with horz and vert scrolling to simulate background rotation and ended up with this cool wavy effect

Download the ROM here.

(UPDATED) Shoutouts for an excellent 2016!

Posted by Aistarin on Dec. 31, 2015, 5:27 p.m.

I've been rather heartbroken to see that not only has activity begun to die down, but also that everybody seems to be drifting apart as a community. This frustrates me because I let myself be convinced that we are such a closely-knit community that we'd still be in touch with …

oh you mad cuz i'm stylin on you

Posted by Aistarin on Nov. 26, 2015, 4:24 p.m.

After a few hours of trying to come up with a new, minimalistic low-res style, I came up with this:

The knees still need some tweaking but aside from that I think I have a good foundation to start making more complex animations with.

Gonna see how much spritework I …

Pumpkin carving contest?

Posted by Aistarin on Oct. 15, 2015, 6:26 p.m.

First prize gets $20 from me.
Second prize has to record themselves smashing their creation.

Will only give prize if more than 4 people submit a valid entry.

Could be fun if others are willing to do it, perhaps even share potential designs.


Cactus week in a nutshell

Posted by Aistarin on Feb. 28, 2015, 7:02 p.m.

I feel like I am long overdue for one of these

Posted by Aistarin on Jan. 6, 2015, 12:45 a.m.

I already had a blog written up a few days ago to mark the start of a new year on this server, though I decided to take a wrecking ball to it and write something that doesn't feel rushed. I haven't really had a "real" blog since last August and …

(SUBMISSIONS CLOSED) Frosty Four Digits 2014 Game Jam

Posted by Aistarin on Dec. 16, 2014, 9:31 a.m.

Alright guys,

Since a lot of people showed interest in having a 64 hour game jam in place of the usual competition this year I'll be going ahead and moving forward with these plans.


The start date will be Friday, December 19th at 16:00 GMT, which for us …