How to make a cool fire effect behind your text

How to make a cool fire effect behind your text

I hope you all know how much I love you.  I just wrote this entire post, and lost the whole thing, and now I’m starting over. Well, we are releasing a new trailer soon and it has this cool animation in it.  I thought I would take the time to show you how...
I just blocked my first hacker

I just blocked my first hacker

For the last couple of weeks I’ve been checking up on the website and finding out that things are running slowly or just not working.  I would usually just restart the web server and the database and things would go back to normal.  Today I decided to look into...
Doing a Valkyria Chronicles shader just for fun

Doing a Valkyria Chronicles shader just for fun

I made this post process shader just for fun, and to see if I could do it. I haven’t played Valkyria Chronicles yet, but it’s on my to-do list. I saw a let’s play on YouTube, thought the game had a pretty look to it, and I figured I would try...
Trying out pixel backgrounds

Trying out pixel backgrounds

I’m trying out a new direction with the art by making backgrounds that match the pixel characters.  I like how it’s going so far, but there’s lots I’ll need to work on.  Making new assets is going to be moderately difficult.  I might have to...