Sam and Max Hit the Road

As always, this is full of spoilers!

I think about this game a lot.

I think about how it starts with a woman trying to talk calmly to a man who has tied her up and is threatening to kill her just because she had the temerity to say no and how that’s even more relevant and relatable 26 years later.

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Sticking Nodes to Corners

I have a Direction enum that I use to position UI layers in my adventure game. It supports 8 compass directions plus a case for centre:

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AdventureKit Image Naming Conventions

I’m going to be generating a lot of images over the coming months and I’ll be using many different apps to generate them.

So far, for my example adventure game, I’ve used Procreate, Adobe Comp, and Affinity Designer on the iPad and Photoshop on the Mac. I’ve also developed an asset management app on the Mac that I use to create the animation JSON data for my engine and that moves the assets into the asset catalog within the game bundle

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