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The Humble Frozenbyte Bundle

Tim Jones    |     April 12th, 2011    |     2 comments
It's that time again! Get some awesome games for whatever you want to pay and help a good cause. As always, be generous. http://www.humblebundl

The Humble Indie Bundle

Tim Jones    |     May 6th, 2010    |     0 comments
Check this out. 5 indie games for any price you specify. Games are World of Goo, Aquaria, Gish, Lugaru, and Penumbra. Money goes toward the develo

First Foray into SDL/OpenGL

OpenGL handles the drawing of models in a window but it does not provide the window, or handle events; that is why SDL is required. The prime purpose of this tutorial is to set up the SDL window and events mechanism. It also sets up the OpenGL environment that uses the window, the game loop, and a rotating cube.

Huh? My Pong clone uses 100% CPU and is still slow?

Your program is being a CPU hog! In some cases, this situation can actually make your program run slowly! Your code needs to give some time back to the OS (i.e. delay or sleep).

Setting up MonoDevelop to run Tao

A new series from Stephen Jones demonstrating how to use C#, Mono, and Tao to develop SDL / OpenGL games.