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Posted by Chris Hildenbrand on 09/13/14 11:04:00 am in Art, Indie
Another quick tutorial while I am still reworking the space tutorial. This one is another request - how to create rocks, that don't look like clouds.

Posted by Junxue Li on 09/12/14 02:31:00 am in Design, Production, Art, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet
This series of posts are about shooting good pictures for 2D game art production. This post is Part 2.

Posted by Junxue Li on 09/04/14 07:18:00 am in Design, Production, Art, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet
This article is a guide of how to shoot pictures to use them in 2D game art production. It includes shooting object photos for props, hidden objects; And shooting architectures/interior for making background art.

Posted by Oliver Franzke on 08/28/14 01:34:00 am in Programming, Art, Console/PC, Indie, Smartphone/Tablet
Good lighting can improve the visual quality of a game significantly. In this blog post Iíll describe various techniques for dynamic 2D character lighting that are very easy to implement and donít require any additional assets (e.g. normal maps).

Posted by Juan Mendiola on 08/22/14 04:25:00 pm in Design, Production, Art, Smartphone/Tablet
Transitioning from console to mobile game development can be a daunting task. 3D Artist Juan Mendiola has worked in both platforms, and shares how he transitioned from console to mobile as well as the lessons he learned along the way.

Posted by Mateusz Piaskiewicz on 08/17/14 02:21:00 pm in Design, Art, Console/PC, Serious, Indie
When designing a level you're able to freely compose your virtual environment with any objects you want. A level designers' work can be compared to that of a painter. Now let's see the level as the art gallery and the level vistas as paintings.