Update: Bashteroids

Update! New stuff! Yes, it’s been a while, but I’m still working on Bashteroids. In an effort to continue adding to the difficulty of the game, we have some changes. To bring the shield power-up more in line with the effectiveness of the health power-up, the number of hits the shield can take has been reduced from three to two. This is so that the health power-up, which can restore up to three hits, is not overshadowed by the shield, which could also take three hits and could be stacked. With this minor change comes a more major change: Boss…

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Review: Princess Remedy in a World of Hurt

In addition to making games, I also want to talk about games here. To start things off, I want to talk about a little indie title by the name of Princess Remedy in a World of Hurt. Here we go!   Princess Remedy in a World of Hurt is a free game on Steam by Ludosity. It was first made for the Ebola charity game jam in 2014 and has since been updated for its full release. It follows the story of the titular Princess Remedy, a Saturnian who has just graduated from healing school, sent to Hurtland to heal…

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