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This is an impressive racing game developed by students at DigiPen Institute of Technology. There are seven normal tracks, and several challenge tracks that teach you new  ways to use your car's abilities and are actually quite challenging. I must have failed at least a hundred times trying to beat those tracks. The Tron-like aesthetic and the bumpin' soundtrack only add to the impressiveness of this well put together project. 

Although I said this is a racing game, you [...]


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In High Tea you play as a british smuggler selling opium to provide tea for Britian in China's Pearl Delta.

You need to buy cheap and sell high to be able to keep up with the increasing demand for Tea from Britian. The prices of the opium and the tea fluctuate as game play progresses to keep things interesting. You'll be balancing your ships and purchase of tea, and accepting offers for your opium (not all [...]


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Transformice is a multiplayer game where you play as a mouse (or the shaman) that has to get the cheese and then back the mouse hole before time runs out. The main problem with this is that there are several other mice also with the same objective. Throw in physics based puzzles and you have yourself a hilarious time.

The shaman is the leader mice that is mainly responsible for getting the other mice to the [...]


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Shoot first is an action game that has rpg and roguelike elements. The main objective of Shoot First is to find the stairs that lead down to the next level. There are occasions when the stairwell is locked off and you will need to find a key to unlock it before you can descend. Your character can only use one weapon at a time and they grow stronger through usage. However using a new weapon [...]


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Hey everyone! I know it’s been awhile since my last update about this project but I’ve been fairly hard at work. Well, that and getting my butt kicked in RealTime Worlds' All Points Bulletin.

I added the ability to assign doctors from the break room (where you put exhausted doctors to replenish their stamina) to a bed in the hospital. When assigned to a bed, if there is a patient there the doctor will run their [...]


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In Top Hero Arena by Dave Cambell, you play as the Dungeon Master ... well more like the Dungeon Interior Designer.

Every level involves a hero and a hexagonal grid dungeon map, and you're given a selection of creature tiles and trap tiles. They all have their own attributes and powers of course. Your goal is to arrange these tiles on the grid to create a gauntlet of death that guarantees the hero cannot make it to [...]


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I actually enjoy the codebase refactoring process. Being able to take an unruly piece of code that you knew was completely inelegant when you wrote it, and to beat it into a clean efficient solution is part of one of the reasons why I absolutely love coding.

Recently I realized when I would get to the AI heavy part of the Active Pain puzzle game that I would need to pass around several representations of the puzzle [...]