WIP – Mecromage Animation Demo

I still need to update the background of this image.  I want to add parallax layers and updated environment graphics to give a better taste of where things evolved before the end…

.. The skeleton looks on, his undying soul filled with disparaging disappointment, “Run, little friend, run to your destiny!”ezgif.com-optimize.gif

Mecromage Foundational Assets

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Test room for Foundational Assets

Foundational assets in Mecromage are the blueprint building blocks that indicate visual asset placement as well as game-mechanic specific objects.  They are designed to easily swap in and out to create Environment Themes.  They are instanced throughout the game in a way that allows them to be easily maintained. Continue reading

Study – Castlevania Legends

 

Art by Joshua Keyes – Characters and scene inspired by Castlevania, owned by Konami.

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I decided it might be fun to submit a piece for Jazza’s Contest of the Month: New Resolution. The goal was to take a scene from a game that was made for a 1990 or prior machine and redraw it in a higher resolution. *placed 2nd – Runner up in open category*

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Roll20 Rogue Token

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I really enjoy doing artwork of all kinds.  Often I believe I spread myself too thin creating so many types of graphics across so vast a spectrum.  And then Twigly happens, and I remember that it’s these kinds of joys that keep me making graphics. Continue reading

Castlevania 3 – Clock Tower Study

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Nostalgia is not only a powerful source of motivation, but it incentives us to explore contemporary concepts from the past and carry forward that which stands the test of time.  In this vein I enjoy taking a break from my usual set of tasks in order to pay respects to the masters of the past, and to hopefully glean some bit of knowledge myself.

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Tiled – Shooter game reskin

My first mini project using the Tiled application was an enjoyable experience.  A friend of mine made a multiplayer PvP top down shooter game with a html 5 platform.  He had several placeholder graphics that I was able to re-skin to give the game it’s own unique flavor.  See the original screen capture below for comparison.

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