Recent posts by GameBuilder15 on Kongregate

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Topic: Game Design / How important is a splash screen for a game?

It’s kind of like a front door. Most games feel unpolished without one.

 
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Topic: Collaborations / Any good blogers around here ?

Okay, I’ll have to pass. Just looking for freelance writing work to earn some extra money. Thanks anyway. Best of luck with your project. :)

 
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Topic: Collaborations / Any good blogers around here ?

I’m interested, but can you please provide a little more information? What exactly do you need done, and would this be paid work? Thanks!

 
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Topic: Collaborations / Free Music Resource for All

The new Kevin MacLeod!

 
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Topic: Game Programming / Time spent on games

I built Stickocalypse in about 10 months, working on it on and off. I estimate I spent about 500 hours on it.

 
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Topic: Game Design / New to Game Design

You’re supposed to be 13 to have a Kongregate account. If you’re younger than that, just make sure your parents know what you’re doing and you shouldn’t have a problem. All you have to do is upload the game file to Kong, it’s super simple like uploading a video to Youtube. Good luck with your game! ;)

 
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Topic: Game Programming / GiTD #43 *Flying Rotating Horrors*

I like this theme. I’ll try to whip something up this week.

 
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Topic: Game Programming / PlayerIO lifespan

Thanks, guys. Pricing looks fine, haha. I was just wondering if they were going to shut down soon like MochiAds and leave the game dysfunctional.

 
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Topic: Game Programming / GiTD #43 *Flying Rotating Horrors*

Noun: Horror
Verb: Mash
Adjective: Fast
Mechanic: Perma-death

 
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Topic: Game Programming / PlayerIO lifespan

Is PlayerIO worth using in 2014? Do you think they’ll shut it down soon?

What multiplayer Flash game servers would you recommend? Thanks!

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Who is more of an "Official mascot" of Kongregate, KongBot or KongAnt?

The ant for sure.

 
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Topic: Game Design / Drawing Quality Training

This is all subjective and depends on the project. I think 3 is fantastic. I don’t think 4 even looks like game art.

 
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Topic: Game Programming / How I can make a game like Bob The Button?

Gabidou, it sounds like you just want to make a simple button game and aren’t into programming at all. If that’s the case, you can make a button game in Flash super easily by using frames. Just type the text you want the button to say on each frame, and when the button is clicked, the player goes to the next frame. I’m not sure if you can do it in Stencyl, I’ve never used it. I wouldn’t bother messing with all the array and text code if you don’t care to understand how it works.

If you use the outdated ActionScript 2 in Flash, you can create a button game with just 4 lines of code:


stop();
button.onRelease = function(){
_root.nextFrame();
}

If you want to learn, listen to the other guys. But if you don’t care, you can achieve the same result much faster like this. :P

 
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Topic: Game Design / Get involved with Unreal Tournament 4 development

Words cannot express my excitement. :D

Link.

 
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Topic: Game Programming / Show us a screenshot of what you're working on!

Originally posted by DannyDaNinja:

Looks good, Danny. How close is the game to being finished?

 
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Topic: Game Programming / Is there any way to make iOS apps in Flash CS4?

It looks like only CS5 can do it, but I just want to be sure. If it doesn’t work, what would be the simplest, least expensive way to do it for someone with Windows? I’m guessing buying a later version of Flash wouldn’t be the best option.

Thanks.

 
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Topic: General Gaming / GTA 5 or COD Ghosts

If you have other CoD games, you don’t need Ghosts; it’s the same thing.

 
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Topic: General Gaming / Does black ops 2 suck

Originally posted by Dragonlord9001:

but the game has good graphics and graphics are half of a game

You sound like someone who would like Black Ops 2. ;)

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Twilight Zone

Originally posted by Precarious:


Chatroom at 20,000 Feet

I like that one. But I think just “Twilight Zone” is fine too.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Is anyone else fed with with how pathetic Kong has become?

Originally posted by AEBEATIAxSOOKIES:

I think ROTMG is an excellent example of how games should be… without the hardcore mode and terrible graphics.

Hardcore mode being the permanent death? That’s the best part of the game.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Is anyone else fed with with how pathetic Kong has become?

I hate to say this, but Flash games really do seem to be dying out. BerzerkStudio just went bankrupt, and they’ve always been the top developer on FlashGameLicense.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Note to all developers who use Pay 2 Win.

Amen.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Best shooter game on kong

Originally posted by groudon11:

Which shooter game made you grind the most?

Definitely TGP4: The Grinding Project. Horrible game. But I used to play because it was the only sidescroller shooter on Kong with multiplayer.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / i should get money back

Yeah, seriously, if you’re going to be spending that kind of money, buy a real game. :P

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Rise of Mythos Xbox One

Well, I played the game, completed the tutorial. No notification saying I was entered in the contest showed up. Did I do something wrong? It said I just had to play the game.

http://www.kongregate.com/pages/rise-of-mythos-sweepstakes?haref=RoM_Sweeps_111513