Development blog

Creating a material editor for a custom game engine

Posted on 10 Dec 2021

Madrigal's Basis game engine recently got a new material editor. Let's talk about how it was made.

DevShot #5 - Tire tracks

Posted on 19 Oct 2021

In this post we'll have a quick look at the latest feature in Project Slide, tire tracks.

Post-vacation fun time: Writing a Zig-powered Twin Stick Shooter

Posted on 3 Aug 2021

Here's something a little different: A small side-project in which I write a twin stick shooter using the Zig programming language.

DevShot #4 and Combat Test video

Posted on 2 Jul 2021

Before leaving for a summer break, we have one last DevShot for you as well as a video showing an early version of combat in Project Slide.

DevShot #3

Posted on 15 Jun 2021

We return with another DevShot of Project Slide, to take a look at a previously unseen vehicle!

DevShot #2

Posted on 31 May 2021

Monday morning. Let's start off the week with a new DevShot of Project Slide!

Level design video - cliffs, rocks, trees and terrain

Posted on 23 May 2021

In this video we take a look at how the natural environments in Project Slide are put together in the level editor.

DevShot #1

Posted on 20 May 2021

As the game progresses past the whiteboxing phase and proper assets are coming in we can start to take pretty pictures. Here is the first one.

Careful with that firing rate, Eugene!

Posted on 7 Feb 2021

Most of the time software bugs are annoying. Sometimes they can be cool! Here is how I created an accidental fully automatic grenade launcher.

Status Update - January 2021

Posted on 17 Jan 2021

It's a new year! Let's see what has been going on with Project Slide since the last blog post.