2017 was a year of many side projects for me. The majority of the year was focused on building my first game for GirtGames and I didn't think I'd have time to put anything together for Christmas. As is my way, however, I ran out of steam on my GirtGames
Halloween isn't a traditional Australian holiday, but it is becoming more prevalent with each passing year.
I haven't really embraced the phenomenon myself, but when I found carving pumpkins at my local supermarket I thought it'd be neat to try my hand at making a jack-o'-lantern.
I downloaded a face
In my spare time after work, I've been working on a game in Unity. Early days yet, but I plan on releasing it on Android and possibly iOS.
One thing I've been struggling with is creating an animated, circular arc that will be used to indicate the time left available
My Christmas light display for 2016 is a definite improvement from what I had in 2015. I didn't meet my goal of having lights synchronised to music (which I'll explain below), but I succeeded in putting together a reliable animation sequence using LED strips powered by an Arduino.
My poor blog has been neglected for most of 2016. I've gone through quite a few hobbies and projects (with varying degrees of success), and haven't had enough spare willpower to keep my blog up to date.
Side Projects and Hobbies
- Photography (using a Canon EOS M, I've taken some