Pixel Pirates at Dare 2009
End of week 9?
7th August 2009
This will be one of the last posts before we hit Protoplay. Our t-shirts have arrived, and they look awesome. Feel free to call us by our names! Our business cards have also arrived so we're doing good on the promotional side of things. As far as ... more
3rd August 2009
Of the ugly members of Pixel Pirates
Top left: Sean, Top Right: Nnanna, Bottom Left: Liam and Bottom Right: Murray ... more
3rd August 2009
So, it's week 9 now. Things are going pretty well! We're running on 100fps on the integrated graphics card PC, and obviously much better on the i7.
It's surpising how unstressed we are, as well as everyone else. It's a nice feeling. Pro ... more
27th July 2009
Ahoy! We have been polishing our final assets, this means adding sound effects, UI stuffs, modelling more background props and bringing the whole thing to life through animation. We'll be uploading all of our progress once we get our heads away fr ... more
Week 6 update!
15th July 2009
In short, things have been going really well! The mentors we've had in the past week or so have been really helpful, and have loved the direction of the game.
We've had a decent number of entries @ www.colour-coded.com/create.html and ... more
Make an Explorer
3rd July 2009
Hey peeps! Just thought you'd like to know that we're allowing you guys (the public) to join us on our game development journey! We're letting you make your own Explorer, which could appear in game. Check out: www.colour-coded.com/create.ht ... more
It's week 4!
1st July 2009
This week we've been playing around with the environment some more! We had a slight hiccup on the FPS side but it's all sorted for now thankfully! Today our task is to put together some images for promotional stuff, other than that we're modelling, ... more
Week 3, part 2
28th June 2009
We're about to start Week 4, and this week we: went to Pizza Hut for Faye's 21st, covered her desk in birthday cards and showered her with love. On the game development side of things, we are replacing the placeholders and the coders are having lo ... more
23rd June 2009
It's week 3 and we've blocked out our level and we're passing it on to our handsome coders. We just thought we'd throw up some visuals from the website. Hope you like em!
Other tasks include: blocking out UI, implementing amBX, more mode ... more
16th June 2009
Today is Tuesday. Everything is going to plan so far! Models are being created, and unwrapped. Textures are being painted. And our character is being animated! Screenshots later today. Pixel Pirates :3 ... more
11th June 2009
We are Pixel-Pirates! We just thought we would post our first blog entry, and introduce ourselves. We are: Murray, Liam, Sean, Nnanna and Faye! We will be updating you guys regularly so hopefully you like what you see :) We look forward t ... more