Hello Readers! Just a few days ago, I learned that Kongregate had disabled many of their chat and discussion features, and is no longer accepting new game submissions, as they intend to focus on their in-house titles. That, coupled with the death of Flash in just a few months, gave me a moment to reflect on how amazing, even after twenty-five years, indie developers, players, and backers continue to keep this project going - and going strong! Thank you!
Darkstar continues to progress, with Bravo1 sharing a video featuring some of the nifty and unique features of the space survival game. The plasma caster has enhanced sound effects, Night vision raises visibility in the dark, and sprinters have upped their predecessor!
Jack Bones: Shards of Memory is getting a little bit clearer, as Raffile announced that Spirit and his brother have crafted new graphics for the main characters, bosses, and enemies! He also hints as to who the new bosses will be and what is next for the game.
Poplava has picked back up on the production of Lootgrinder, celebrating over 500 hours into the project - and halfway to his target time investment for the project. Heís knee-deep in refactors however, relating to dialogues, menus, general game progression, and advancement. New sounds have been added, and he is now in search of a way to avoid distractions during the evenings.
Soma Ryudo is sending out positive vibes in his latest development log for Astral Stigma! In that log, he reports that nearly a dozen status ailments have been added to the game, and while all are detrimental, they also have cures. Also mentioned are improvements in how the AI handles itself in battle, stat point allocations are available, and elemental weaknesses and strengths have been aligned.
Sigrogana Legend 2 has undergone a large number of changes, affecting almost all of the races and many skills. Full details on all of those changes are featured in this novel. Additionally, Shapeshifter is now an available promotion for the summoner class, and Youkai now starts their max level at sixty.
Fantastic Martial World has gotten a bit more fantastic, with Lawpiecla1 laying out the newest improvements and his upcoming goals. New realms are ready to be explored, crafts are ready to be made, and talents are better balanced. Next on his agenda is more of the same, with tweaks being made to skills, more skills, and more crafts.
Azusa RP Online is going back to the past to experience (and potentially alter) the timeline - 500,000 years prior! Persephone and Pandoraís Secrets is the name of the special event and involves how the Goddess of Spring became the Goddess of Corruption. While several key milestones are fixed, the players can affect the world and anything in between. I donít believe that the event has yet begun, so you still have time to learn the ropes!
- Overrun by a million and one mouse parameters? Ter13 has rebuilt his mouse library to keep the param population under control.
- Ulterior Motives created a dialogue options demo. I canít say thereís much dialogue, but there are options.