Wowie Jam! Update #4 Elegantly Making a Godot Game Exit

A big nicety is to make the game quit when a player hits the ESC key. Especially when one’s Godot game is going full screen so there isn’t a close button provided by the OS. This turned out to be pretty easy. I added this to the globals.gd file (see the previous update on making … Read moreWowie Jam! Update #4 Elegantly Making a Godot Game Exit

Wowie Jam! Update #3 Global Variables in Godot

I’ve read this documentation page on Singletons so many times. And so many other online Q&A’s about making Global variables in Godot. And those usually point back to that same documentation page. It’s actually SO simple that it needs to be explained more simply: Here’s what worked: Make a new script called globals.gd and save … Read moreWowie Jam! Update #3 Global Variables in Godot

Creating an Ad for Uncontrollable Spaceship

I liked the awkward gameplay of the Uncontrollable Spaceship and I wanted to create a graphic to go along with it. I searched for astronaut clipart and found this image on Pixabay Starting with the vector version of the art, I cleaned it up a bit in CorelDraw (removing some hidden gook and making all the line weights … Read moreCreating an Ad for Uncontrollable Spaceship