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12 years (and counting…)

So what I have been up to, what am I working on, when is the CRPG going to be done? What’s going right or wrong? Time for some answers… Real Life In real life, work is actually going pretty well! … Continue reading

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Dragon Questing…

While working on my transaction stuff I’m also doing some research on the needs of the story that I’ve had on my mind for the last several years and what the engine needs to do to make it happen. But… … Continue reading

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DELETE DSK1.CONDO, OLD DSK1.HOUSE

Hello all! Wow, it’s been a year since I last updated… it’s been a busy one! I had some major big things happen this year. I left my current job and got a new much better one. I started commuting … Continue reading

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On the first day of Christmas…

Christmas is in two days, and I wanted to take a moment to reflect on something personal… I’ve met a very special and awesome girl. She is both a very good friend and the love of my life. I’ve been … Continue reading

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Cast a Deadly Spell

Long long hiatus indeed… Life’s been keeping me busy lately, namely a wonderful awesome girl. 🙂 I’m turning my attention back to the CRPG… When I last left off, I was doing a lot of prep work for spell casting … Continue reading

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Hiatus Hell

Been quiet awhile… I’ve had a lot of stuff going on in my real life, so the game has dropped by the wayside. In particular, I’m going through a divorce. It was a short marriage, and quite frankly a serious … Continue reading

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From my Video to my Radio…

Bonus points if you can identify the source of today’s blog entry title… Camtasia is a FANTASTIC video recording software tool. My trial period will be up at the end of the month, but I’m definitely going to go ahead … Continue reading

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Things I Have Learned from Writing a Vintage CRPG

As I am now going into year 8 of creating my vintage CRPG, It’s time to take a look back at things and share what I’ve learned from the experience of having a hobby programming project. Or, you know, I’m … Continue reading

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Bug Extermination

Okay, I spent several hours on code fixing, building, re-building, file editing, spreadsheet updates… all aimed at getting the game back on a (sort of) running basis. I also thought some new screenshots would be nice to splash around the … Continue reading

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Reload and Restart

Happy 2013 to everyone! So, I made a New Year’s resolution to finish up my vintage CRPG this year. Needless to say, this is a daunting task. We’ll see how it goes… I was in the middle of writing and … Continue reading

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