execute_file() and GM:S

Posted by link2x101 on June 1, 2014, 5:21 p.m.

That is, why it doesn't exist, shouldn't exist, and how it can exist.

I've spent today thinking about how Studio is lacking the execute_file() and execute_string() commands.

And there's a fair number of reasons why this is so.

    [#]Piracy concerns. It's extremely easy to create your own GML runner. Sure, …

#64DSC Blog?

Posted by link2x101 on April 2, 2014, 7:07 a.m.

I got little to nothing done.

Settled on a nice palette, came up with the beginnings of an idea (actually several that I scrapped because I can't prepare the necessary engines without getting too lazy), and have been slowly working on graphics.

It's coming out fairly nicely (for what little …

The best update to Deep Freeze ever.

Posted by link2x101 on June 17, 2013, 11:40 p.m.

The game will now have a proper tutorial system.

This is possible due to a small change in the map format, which allows a flag to be set for the level.

This flag is checked just after the primary loading of the map, and can be used to do a …

Long time no freeze?

Posted by link2x101 on June 13, 2013, 10:24 p.m.

So yeah. I'm here, at the moment.

Graduating on the 22nd like a cool guy, or something.

But that's what what we're here for, is it.

Deep Freeze updates! (See bottom for just the changelog.)

Basically, things are going great.

A lot of work can't be seen, yet, but everything …

64Remix - A contest for musicians.

Posted by link2x101 on March 16, 2013, 7:05 p.m.

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See video for who's remixing who.

You may remix or cover, but it must be one of their original songs.

You have until Sunday, April 7th at 9pm GMT-4 to be somewhere good with your song.

We will decide on a final deadline then.

Phase: Sign-ups|Contest …

Solidate is now out! :D

Posted by link2x101 on March 13, 2013, 9:52 p.m.

So yeah.

$7 for eight awesome tracks, lovingly crafted based on my life as of a few months ago.

64Digits users can get it for free, if they want, from the previous blog I posted, however, you can also purchase it here.

Already working towards the next album, taking …

Solidate, Deep Freeze, and Musicals!

Posted by link2x101 on March 8, 2013, 6:28 p.m.

New album coming out next week, Solidate.

$7 for eight awesome tracks.

(I love Interstate Light. It's such a pretty font.)

Older albums I didn't really release here: "And In The Dawn, Awaken" and "Arq" will be moved over to bandcamp soon.

I'm perfectly willing to give away free copies …

And I lost her... (Also Ludum Dare)

Posted by link2x101 on Sept. 2, 2012, 3:44 p.m.

Well actually I'll speak of ludum dare first.

I made a game, yes. My first ludum dare, and it was hard, but fun.

(Especially because my family decided to pull me away to the county fair. Lost progress but made it back up.)

You build up a town to get …

Happy birthday to me O.o (+Rant)

Posted by link2x101 on July 19, 2012, 3:03 p.m.

Achievement unlocked: Age 17.


- Love & Desolation by Andrew Huang (/songstowearpantsto) [A fantastic album.]

- Batman: Arkham City

- Cave Story+

- Dungeons of Dredmor

- Titan Attacks

- Counter-Strike: Source

Obtaining soon:

- Motorola Charm [As I have no computer of my own right now, this is …


Posted by link2x101 on June 29, 2012, 11:22 p.m.

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So yeah. Upcoming album. No more info for now, but so far the two most recent videos are on it.


It could've gone better, but I'm glad with it as a whole. Fun times!

The album is sounding wonderful so far, and it's nearly done, I just …