How to create pixelart for your games – 2

Long time no read but here is the second part of my pixelart tutorial. This time I want to focus on shading techniques, some software for creating pixelart and file formats. 3. Shading When creating pixelart sometimes you want the graphics to have some depth, so you need to make them kinda look 3D and…

How to create pixelart for your games – part 1

I think it’s time for a new tutorial to inspire some people creating great games. Question for this post is: How to create pixelart for video games? 1. What do you need? Thinking about pixelart and what you need for it, I tried to find the rudimentary thing. So what is that? You only need…

Current development state

Today I just want to show some images showing the development state of CIC. Here is a short list designating features I recently implemented: Feel free to download and test the current version from the download area and make sure to send me some feedback. I appreciate that very much.

UI design

As soon as I put the main character in my game The Cursed Iron Cavern, I knew I somehow had to display its health. All in all I wanted the design to be really clear do that the focus is on the game itself and not so much on the UI parts like buttons and…