TAGjam10

The TAGjam10 event happened from May 2nd to May 12th lasting a total of 10 days. That's quite a bit longer than your typical game jam which will usually last about 48 hours. I relished it. In 48 hours time you can create some interesting mechanics, or a cool plot…

OPifex Engine - Part 2

This is a cross post from the OPifex Entertainment blog. Previously we discussed an overview of the OPifex Engine. The Core The Core Layer is meant to provide the simplest elements of any game. This means no graphical interfaces, no gamepad input, no audio systems, just the basics. System Types…

OPifex Engine - Part 1

This is a cross post from the OPifex Entertainment blog. The Why The development of the OPifex Engine has been underway for about a year and a half. We've been very busy making improvements along the way, but the goal has stayed the same: to provide a fast, portable, low…

Android NDK

This is an updated post from the OPifex Entertainment blog. The Android NDK can be a complicated beast to setup when you first jump into it. This short guide will help you with some of the pitfalls that I found. What do you need to get started? Example Solution The…