The Panzerkrieg Project. The Core Game Architecture and the all important Game Loop

This is the second article in the Panzerkrieg Series. And the project extends on what I learned from Chris DeLeon’s excellent courses on Udemy. The code for this project can be downloaded or forked from the Panzerkrieg GitHub Repository. The Initial File Architecture for Panzerkrieg The first thing we need to think about is the … Continue reading “The Panzerkrieg Project. The Core Game Architecture and the all important Game Loop”

The Panzerkrieg Project. A Two Dimensional Arcade Programming Exercise in JavaScript and HTML5.

Before I get started on this article series I’d like to point out that the basis for this project is two courses that I recently completed on Udemy. Those course were code your first game and how to program games both by Chris DeLeon. None of the above are affiliate links however I do recommend … Continue reading “The Panzerkrieg Project. A Two Dimensional Arcade Programming Exercise in JavaScript and HTML5.”

The Fallacy of Focusing on More Focus

“We need more focus”. I say that a lot. I hear that a lot. I’m quite sure you’ve said and heard the aforementioned many times yourself. Of course, the problem with – we need more focus – is that it states the obvious. Its a truism. The opposite of focused is distracted. No one in their … Continue reading “The Fallacy of Focusing on More Focus”

Your Contract is Terminated. Hasta la vista, baby

There are two ways a contract can end. The first, is by the contractors hand. The second, by the clients hand. Terminating a contract on your own terms is barely worth mentioning. You – the contractor – get to a point where moving on is the right thing to do. Its all part of your … Continue reading “Your Contract is Terminated. Hasta la vista, baby”

Beware of your Little Decisions

When making decisions such as a career change, moving house or buying a car you tend to give it some serious thought because after all, the consequences of getting it wrong could be detrimental. In short, these are big decisions where the positives and negatives are often easier to see. They’re also infrequent. Big decisions … Continue reading “Beware of your Little Decisions”