Category:  News

By Mak, April 24, 2016 Comments Off on All Hail Microsoft Surface Book! Dev, General, News

Well (in a move that probably won’t encourage much in the way of sympathy!) I have moved to the Microsoft Surface Book for my mobile Windows development. I’ve scoured the current flotilla of laptops available today, and frankly, the MSB… Read More »

By Mak, April 13, 2016 Comments Off on Much ado about Mountings Dev, General, News

A dull, keep-alive post I’m afraid… The past couple of weeks has seen me close in on zero know bugs… But rats, I got stymied by the third from last! The innocuously titled bug ‘Vessel mounts no longer orient correctly.’… Read More »

By Mak, March 29, 2016 5 Dev, General, News

Whilst it’s been a dry news month – I’ve been busy behind the scenes… Thanks to my offline Redmine workflow, I’ve busted an amazing 24 bugs this month, and logged an incredible 38.58 hours! That’s a full working week on… Read More »

By Mak, March 11, 2016 Comments Off on More Bug Zapping Dev, General, News

Development wise? Nothing new. Bug wise – there are far fewer than the last post 🙂 I think at the close of the last blog post – there were 35 open bugs, at the time of writing this one –… Read More »

By Mak, March 3, 2016 Comments Off on The Bug Bane Dev, General, News

I’ve been smashing bugs of late, focusing entirely on the scene management system with a view to removing all the wrinkles and glitches that have accumulated around scene transitions. In more meaningful language – making sure the Autopilot / Linear… Read More »

By Mak, January 28, 2016 Comments Off on Barely Viable Product anyone? General, News, Roadmap

After a gruelling exercise, I have reworked the MVP into a ‘multi-part BVP’… I shall explain. First, I defined a new release version for Dominium, v0.5.0 – Episode 0, Barely Viable Product, which is as follows; Barely Viable Product Razor… Read More »

By Mak, January 18, 2016 Comments Off on Getting (re)organised… General, News

Dull post warning – no dev work! I’ve taken the New Year ‘fresh’ to do some house keeping. To date, I’ve used a fair number of Project Management tools in my career, and I’ve yet to land on one to… Read More »

By Mak, December 13, 2015 2 Dev, News

Work on the Autopilot and Navigator has led onto a long planned separation of concerns (read ‘Single Responsibility Principle’) regarding the player and their movement within the scene. As it stands, the Scene Management system only cares about a Scene… Read More »

By Mak, December 4, 2015 Comments Off on Weekly Roundup #55 Dev, General, News

This past week(ish) has seen some important code improvements going on, with a lot of work being done to fix up the scene management system. I stress ‘fix up’ in a positive sense. It worked, but needed to be made… Read More »

By Mak, November 23, 2015 Comments Off on Article : Lessons of Lorecraft Articles, Books, Design, General, News

Hmm, could have sworn I’d already published this one… 🙂 But, here it is anyway for those interested. Lessons of Lorecraft My trials and tribulations creating Insurmountable Odds, and also touching on the origins for the entire backstory behind the… Read More »

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