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Posted by Zach Barth on Mon, 28 Aug 2017 03:43:00 EDT in Programming, Console/PC, Indie
Can two programmers accustomed to making games for modern computers with gigabytes of RAM and high-color HD displays port one of their games to MS-DOS? Neither of us had any experience developing on such old hardware, but we felt compelled to try!


Posted by Zach Barth on Fri, 24 Jul 2015 06:24:00 EDT in Design, Art, Indie
The alien writing in Infinifactory is not a real language. Although it may have no meaning, it's not meaningless; on the contrary, we designed a writing system that would look believable, alien, and fit visually within the game.


Posted by Zach Barth on Mon, 13 Oct 2014 02:11:00 EDT in Programming, Console/PC
An in-depth technical article in which I revisit my childhood by reverse engineering one of my favorite games, the somewhat obscure Star Wars: Yoda Stories.