WEEK 10- GAMEPLAY PROTOTYPING

This week I enlisted the help of Gareth to help with my issue of getting my convoy ships to follow my player in formation. He was really helpful and managed to get this part of the game working. He added some anchor points for the convoy ships to follow instead of the player. This made […]

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WEEK 9- GAMEPLAY PROTOTYPING

This week I began with trying to spawn the convoy ship instead of placing it in the level. I looked at the code that spawned the asteroids and took away anything that was unnecessary. I then changed the spawn position to spawn the ships at certain locations. This worked well for the one ship. To […]

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WEEK 8- GAMEPLAY PROTOTYPING

I haven’t made a lot of progress this week unfortunately. The little progress I’ve made is slight changes to the convoy ship. I’ve swapped out the cube mesh for a ship mesh (the same mesh as the player object). I have also resized the ship as having the convoy the same size as the player […]

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WEEK 7- GAMEPLAY PROTOTYPING

This week I began trying to work out how to make it so my convoy would follow my player but at a certain distance so that the object doesn’t overlap with the player as seen in the above image. So far after looking at various solutions I have been unable to implement one that works […]

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WEEK 5- GAMEPLAY PROTOTYPING

This week I continued working through the space shooter tutorial. While working through this is helpful in terms of learning valuable information about working on unity and what additions that can be made to a game to make it more interesting I should try to finish this tutorial as soon as possible. I shall attempt […]

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Week 3- Gameplay Prototyping

As it is week 3 I have started trying to narrow down what idea I want to move forward with. At this moment I am most likely going to move forward with the space shooter convoy idea. After doing a few tutorials I feel that I have an idea how to implement the necessary mechanics […]

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Lo-Fi prototype evaluation

Screen Layout Visual Impact- 5/5/5/4/5/5 Clear and makes sense- 5/5/5/5/4/5 Navigation Clear how to navigate?- 5/5/5/5/4/5 Know where you are in structure?- 5/5/5/5/4/5 Font Easy to read?- 5/5/5/4/4/4 Size/spacing?- 5/5/5/5/4/5 Appeal to target group?- 5/5/5/5/4/5 Colour Colours work together?- 5/5/5/4/4/5 Clear and easy to read- 5/5/5/4/4/5 Appeal to target group?- 5/5/5/5/4/5 Additional features Understand what […]

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