Birdy Flap Tops Windows 8 Store!

Birdy Flap number 1 on win8

I’ve always wanted to get one of my games on that list. Now I need I need to improve it’s ranking. I rushed out an early build, which seems to have come back to haunt me now. But I’ve released 2 updates in a matter of days and now the game is significantly better (V3 is currently being certified on Windows 8, Windows Phone and Andriod). There’s still plenty I want to add, so I hope you keep playing it! Thanks so much for playing, I hope I can return the favor with continue updates to make the game better.

Download on Android, Windows 8, Windows Phone, Amazon.

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Pixel Art: The Evolution of Seagull Hunts Background

I wrote this about a year ago on an old blog and decided to upload here for its upcoming release. After we release Knight Soul, hopefully we will release Seagull Hunt shortly after. (Early to mid October)

Update: Some of the photos look weird because of the cropping WordPress does. Click the picture for the original size.

I  finally finished the background for Seagull Hunt. I spent far too long on it…probably 25 hour’s, but there was a LOT of learning happening. So I decided to go over the evolution of the background and explain what I learned.

1. The first step I took was designing the car. I was having trouble at first, but then I learned two important lessons:

  • Using reference art helps out amazingly.
  • When making something symmetrical, make half of it, copy, flip and paste. This saves time and looks better.

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