Gamasutra - Blogs /blogs/ Jack Matthewson's Blogs Fri, 04 Sep 2015 02:50:16 EDT en-us (Simon Carless) Getting to grips with Unity - by Jack Matthewson Production,Indie Moving off Java development and on to Unity, I'm finding everything pretty engaging so far. Of course I've yet to actually produce anything myself. Sun, 23 Jun 2013 04:30:00 EDT Graduated! - by Jack Matthewson My project is all finished, marked and returned. I graduated university with a 2:1 in computer science which I'm pretty pleased with. This project has highlighted a few things that I need to take more seriously in future though. Sat, 22 Jun 2013 03:56:00 EDT I'm gonna have to learn to cope with this - by Jack Matthewson It's probably a testament to bad planning, but a choice I made early on in the development of my program has forced me to rewrite a lot of code. It's all back to where I want it now though. Sat, 02 Mar 2013 04:44:00 EST Debugging Client/Server Software - by Jack Matthewson Programming,Indie I'm tackling the meat of the behind-the-scenes code for my centipede game. This means sending and receiving commands through sockets and making sure exceptions are handled if one or both machines happens to die. Sun, 10 Feb 2013 04:45:00 EST Making things move and talk to each other is fun and exciting - by Jack Matthewson Programming,Indie After working at (among other things) my game prototype for the last month, I'm starting to get something that resembles a usable piece of software. Mon, 04 Feb 2013 04:47:00 EST Project Initiation Complete - by Jack Matthewson Programming,Indie After a prolonged planning phase, I'm moving forward with my project development. I had to learn a few lessons about expectation management and interpreting the project brief, but I feel like I can start to make progress now. Sun, 18 Nov 2012 08:36:00 EST