Explosions!!!

Shmups are about risks/rewards, about scoring systems, about bullets canceling and other subtleties... No way! Shoot em ups are all about explosions! I wasn't happy with the temp explosions I had, so I implemented a new particle engine in the SHMUP Creator [...]

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Meeting with Radigo

There are so many things you can do in a shmup! Scoring techniques, power ups, scratching, bullet cancelling... The truth is, we can't support everything, because in this case the interface would be cluttered and too hard to use for [...]

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SOUND with the SHMUP Creator

Ok, I wrote that this week I'll work on the weapons. I lied, flatly. Instead, I decided to stop using the openAL sound library, and to implement FMOD instead. My concern with openAL was that users have to install the driver to [...]

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