Has been a crazy 2020 so far, am I right? Things are more stable now on my end, so is the time to go back to Unity, and C#. My last post was around a year ago , this also is ( more or less) the time when I’ve stopped coding so I can say I’m pretty rusty at the moment. I spent this last … Continue reading 2020 Update: Back to Unity and C#
Welcome to the 3rd part of the tutorial! The original Python tutorial can be found here. Previous posts for C# in Unity: 1- RogueLike C# in Unity (1/13): Drawing the ‘@’ symbol and moving it around 2- RogueLike C# in Unity (2/13): The generic Entity, the render functions, and the map This is starting to get complex, in this tutorial we’ll keep working in our … Continue reading Roguelike C# in Unity (3/13): Generating a dungeon
At the beginning of the week I ended fixing multiple bugs just by changing one little thing, when I check if the menus/UI is enabled/disabled I set the game Time.timeScale to 0 , this was causing a wide variety of issues: The time counter was starting before expected, for example: The time left to complete a level was running through the GameOver screen even if … Continue reading Learning Game Dev #3: Fixing bugs, development mode, UI, Lists vs Arrays, and renaming GameObject instances
Apple publishing process, and getting an app ID This process was a bit convoluted, but overall took around an hour to be completed. In order to share my app with other users for testing via TestFlight, or put it in the Apple store (even if is for free) I need an app ID, and this only comes once your part of Apple Developer Program. As … Continue reading Learning Game Dev #2: Apple ID, Unity Ads, Ghost scripts, Awake vs Start, level switcher, and scope.
I though would be interesting to keep track of the blockers I found this week when developing my snake-lookalike mini game project , some may find a solution to a current problem they’re having, and I may be helpful for myself in the future as well. Continue reading Learning Game Dev #1: OnPointer vs Mouse, Orthographic camera, deltaTime, and 2D Sprites.