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A handy little function (GML)

Posted by Gift of Death on March 23, 2017, 11:22 a.m.

As far as I know GML is silly and doesn't have a built in function to check if a value is smaller or greater than all of a given set of numbers. I mean there are situation where you can use min() and max() functions but there are situations where …

GM48

Posted by Gift of Death on Oct. 13, 2016, 6:57 p.m.

I haven't had much going on in life as of late, other than on thought level so this will be a brief one.

So, if you were lacking on things to do this weekend give a look at the 20th GM48 and consider participating. :D

Still undecided myself, I might …

LD36

Posted by Gift of Death on Aug. 29, 2016, 8:49 p.m.

So. It's over I guess. Didn't get even remotely as much done as I wanted to get. Learnt something (like how not to manage time), had struggles, had some fun too.
The entry is in a kind of sorry state but at least I tried. For the first time ever. …

On pixel art and PC games

Posted by Gift of Death on Feb. 7, 2016, 3:13 p.m.

I started and project and I'm feeling good about it for the first time in ages! Yaaaay!

However. I figured that before I go all nuts on building things I go through all the technical stuff. Keyboard controls and gamepads, mouse navigating in menu, game options… and, now this is …

AGDQ2016

Posted by Gift of Death on Jan. 3, 2016, 9:46 a.m.

Well, my first entry for the year will be a short one. I'll get to writing about my things and stuff, life I guess, later this month but anyways:
I thought I'd give a heads up about a yearly week long charity speedrun marathon titled Awesome Games Done Quick (or …

I'm not good with titles

Posted by Gift of Death on Jan. 19, 2015, 10:07 p.m.

So. Insomnia. Or some shit like that. Went to bed somewhere after 22:00 and woke up at 3:00 just to roll around in bed for about 2 hours just to give up on getting any more sleep tonight. And the same shit last night, with the difference that I only …

Some title

Posted by Gift of Death on Jan. 4, 2015, 5:07 a.m.

Soo… It's been a bit over a year since my last blog post. Seems like I removed the post, but whatever.

What have I been up to? Well, I finally started my studies and in a few years I should have engineer's degree in Software Technology/Programming. I'm still not quite …

Trying to get artistic

Posted by Gift of Death on Sept. 9, 2012, 1:47 p.m.

Well, it's been quite a while since I last wrote a blog entry. There ought to be alot to tell but, I guess I'm just one of those with boring life. :<

So… Yeah. As some of you might already know, I HATE DRAWING BACKGROUNDS, GOD DAMMIT!
I'll be …

168 hours of Pokémon!

Posted by Gift of Death on June 16, 2012, 2:38 p.m.

Quote:
168 Hour Gaming Marathon Raising Money For Autism Charity

ARLINGTON, TEXAS – May 30, 2012 – On Friday, June 15 at 6PM CDT (GMT -5) TheSpeedGamers, a group of gamers from Arlington, Texas, will begin their annual weeklong gaming marathon for charity. The group has raised over $309,000 for …

[GoD] 2012 and F4D

Posted by Gift of Death on Jan. 3, 2012, 5:16 a.m.

O'hey, look, it's the year of the Armageddon!

New year went quite fine. We shot some fireworks at our neightbour We were shooting fireworks with our neighbour since we (or rather my sisters) have 2 horses/ponies which would be scared the shit out of them if we did that next …