The game development scene is helpless in the middle east!

On October 26, 2010, by in Game Development Articles, with no comments

Well, that’s a real sad thing to say but that’s true. The game development state in the middle east countries is really in the bottom. Yes there are many great minds in this region but the environment is sick, when you live in a place that doesn’t appreciate the art…

Working on my first Android game yet!

On September 20, 2010, by in Game Development Articles, with no comments

I’ve been working on first game for the Android platform for few weeks now. I got my Nexus One phone last month and started building my game’s engine on 27th of August 2010. And since then I’ve been doing a lot of work on this game and I’m happy for…

PS3 SDK 1.92 is leaked!

On September 15, 2010, by in News,PS3 Development Articles, with no comments

These are not the best days for Sony, because the SDK for the PS3 has just been leaked, and it’s insanely being shared by the hackers of the homebrew scene. From what I’ve heard, the SDK that’s being leaked contains a huge amount of technical information regarding the hardware and…

And after four years the PS3 gets cracked!

On September 15, 2010, by in News,PS3 Development Articles, with no comments

The PS3 has been cracked for sometime now, and apparently after four exciting years, the PS3 finally has a place for homebrew! This is obviously a very pleasant news  for the guys who want to really program something on the PS3 without relying on OtherOS – before it was removed….

Trying to build something for the mobile platform?

Android and iPhone, I’ve been hearing a lot about these two platforms lately.. makes you really wonder what’s all the hype about..? Mobile platforms represent new opportunities for developers especially the indie guys who are looking for a widely available platform to make games for, well in this case two…

Switching to Irrlicht once again!

On July 3, 2010, by in Game Development Articles, with no comments

I’ve been spending quite sometime on the Unity engine lately, more than three hours a day to be exact. The engine is very nice and quite easy actually! It’s a whole different story if you’ve been using C++ engine with no world editor nor scripting support. I’ll be honest when…

Officially a computer science graduate!

On June 29, 2010, by in My World, with no comments

Is there a better feeling than being graduated..? Well I guess none and that’s what I’m feeling right now! There’s no better feeling than achieving your dream. Graduating from top online video game design schools will open the doors for many job opportunities in game development. Sometimes, the classes are…

Freakomania is coming soon!

On June 3, 2010, by in News, with no comments

So I began writing writing the engine of the game I’m developing now, it’s called “Freakomania”. It’s a 2D wrestling game, I know it’s 2D but it’s real fun – hopefully it’ll be. And for my prototype I’m using the SDL library which is very handy to use when I…