Last night I released "Just Scream" a game about screaming https://www.glorioustrainwrecks.com/node/11553
10 Beautiful Postcards
multimedia collage heap for you to look at and explore:
I wrote a new post about showcasing at Playdate, the LA Zine Fest, weird games, and what it means for an event like "Playdate" to lose it's name...
This is a lot of cultural criticism, and what the Playdate (game toy) means to someone like me.
made a game where you throw milkshakes at nigel farage. thrown together in record time https://www.glorioustrainwrecks.com/node/11549
Been fiddling with making a desktop/GUI for OBSHAGCE, so people can make things without typing HTML and CSS.
First time doing something like this (though have made a real simple Python GUI before), so not sure when or if it'll actually get done.
Just using Python and Tkinter because... less dependencies i guess and i used wx last time iirc
my friend @HihiDanni made me a level editor interface for my current game, and I've spent today adding the tile grfx to it and changing the sidebar.
I'm so thrilled about this, I've never made a game with something like this! I can't wait to finish the editor so I can make the game, and I really can't wait to finish the game so I can share the level editor with everybody!!
I mean I hope people are interested in making their own level sets lol
#books - Russian Cosmism ed. Boris Groys -- Collection of writings by a group of utopian anarchists who heavily influenced both soviet sci-fi and the space program. General concept is to develop a speculative politics of biological immortality, deep space travel, terraforming and so on... Groys' intro and curation of the texts doesn't fawn over the writers as unrecognized geniuses (the writer of the piece arguing for mass blood transfusions died of... an experimental blood transfusion! and --
I swear open source stuff is as repulsive as indiegams a lot of the time.
Both just tryig to copy corporate stuffs, down to the shitty marketing.
Actually open source is also obsessed with the word 'freedom' like individual freedom and ibdividual control are the most important things in the world. And god whenever I check some github and they're like 'by the x, for the x' I puke. So they're even worse. And the logos and websites are just the pitssss.
Thank you for reading my grumping, g'night
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Can't remember the last time I finished a game TBH
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