Tutorial part two: Adding characters

ChrisTutorials

After creating a world and filling it with structures and items it is time to add Adventure to your world. We like to begin with adding characters. Non- Player Characters, or NPC:s, are characters controlled by the game with which players can interact. You can design their look, place them into your world and give them properties, dialogue and even … Read More

Boxing champion takes home a hundred dollars!

ChrisNews

Adventure boxer Topox19547 wins our monthly competition by becoming the most successful maker of January 2017. Topox19547 received $100 for being an awesome maker. If you want to check out what Topox19547 has made so far, you just click here. You can win too! If you top the monthly leaderboard at midnight February 28th you will win 100 gems, so … Read More

From Google Maps to a 3D Voxel World

PepeDev Blog

Adventure Box Google Maps Import The Earth

We have seen in a previous post how we texture greedy meshes in voxel worlds, which is one of the pieces of technology we’ve developed to make the rendering of Adventure Box worlds possible. Today we’re going to take a look at of one the ways we create voxel worlds – specifically, how we generate Adventure Box worlds from Google Maps (seems impossible? …Try it right now on adventurebox.com : ) We’ve … Read More

“On Bugmen” by Melker the Wise

LouieNews

My conversation with a bugman “And then, the big’un made me fly!” The big’un did what?! Made yo … This was the ninth time I was interrupted. Bugmen clearly prefer talking to listening. The entire area was littered with bodies, bugmen and humans alike. “Yes! It picked me up and threw me. High up in the air! I could see … Read More

“On Gnomes” by Melker the Wise

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My conversation with a gnome My feet were aching and my stomach growling, two weeks of travel had sure taken its toll. I was on my way to the city, to present my latest research on dwarven mushroom cultivation. It wouldn’t be long now before evening would fall upon me. That’s when I found it. The forest roof opened up, … Read More

“On Goblins” By Melker the Wise

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My conversation with a goblin When I woke up that morning, I quickly realized it would be a horrible day. I dangled in a large metal cage beneath the biggest air ship you could ever imagine. Around us was nothing but open air and dark clouds. My back, my feet, my head … well, my entire body, hurt. It was … Read More

Adventure Box Maker and The rise of an Empire

ChrisNews

Hallo Alpha tester! We have been busy developing for a while but now we are back! The alpha you have been testing was based on version 3 of our game engine. We are now completing version 4, which is much improved and optimized and which has lots of new functionality: Adventure Box Maker allows you to import a world from … Read More

Texturing greedy meshes in voxel worlds

RobDev Blog

Texturing greedy meshes in voxel worlds

A number of people have asked me about how I apply textures to quads generated using the greedy meshing approach (video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0OZxZZCea8I, source: https://github.com/roboleary/GreedyMesh). There are a few ways to do this, but I thought it might be useful for me to share my approach. I texture greedily meshed quads by applying an offset and a modulus in the fragment … Read More

The Swedish RPG Adventure Box a game to watch for according to games™

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GAMES tm Cover 154

The printed magazine, games™, issue 154, has published a showcase of game titles to watch for in the coming year, of which the Swedish RPG Adventure Box is mentioned as one. Totally sixteen games have been listed by the magazine. The RPG Adventure Box is mentioned as “A Minecraft-inspired voxel-based world, Adventure Box is ambitious – it’s split between two … Read More

Live stream from Stockholm open house party Nov 7, 16:00 GMT+1

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This Friday, Nov 7, at about 4 PM GMT+1 (central European time) we will have a live stream from our open house party at the Stockholm office. IAWAKE (our own Thomas Huttenlocher) will DJ. Camera mostly covering him and party goers but we might cut to demos and interviews. Welcome! https://westreamu.solidtango.com/live/adventure-box-kickstart