Tag: indie dev

Dev Blog 6: Rockage and a cold

Looks like I’ve come down with something, just in time for the South Bay Button Mashers‘ indie games local showcase at AFK tomorrow. I feel pretty beat down but I am gonna make it, and will be using lots of hand sanitizer! Game Modes vs Game Types One thing...

Season Mode Dev Blogg 5: Extra Seasoning

Aside from 8 million moving related things and lots of trips to the vet to keep 2 geriatric cats alive, some measurable amount of progress has been made on the SSDT Season Mode that everyone* is talking about! *not everyone Once I had gotten the Team HQ screen to...

Dev Bloggy Blogg: Blee oh double G

Things! This week, I had to test the Season Mode data dialog on Xbox One and, no surprise, there were some bugs. It’s kind of a confusing system of asynchronously checking the cloud for a save slot’s data, running a fail/success/no data callback, then looking at the next slot....

Derv Blerg 3

Well this week started out great as you can see. My laptop decided it would no longer boot. As the sole employee of Tipping Goat, I got to be the IT guy and ended up fixing the hard drive with command line tools, after trying to get a working...

SSDT Dev Blog

To keep myself on track I’ll be doing a weekly dev blog on Super Slam Dunk Touchdown’s progress for Xbox One. I’ve heard some complaints about the game not being done yet, so first here’s a brief-ish rundown on why. The Xbox One port has required a lot of...

Play Super Slam Dunk Touchdown for Windows ONLINE?

Local multiplayer is now ONLINE local multiplayer with Parsec! This amazing program allows you to stream games from your PC to your friends, but the best part is your friends can pick up an XInput game controller and play along! All you need is a high speed internet connection...

State of the Goat September 2017

Oh yeah! This is still a thing, y’all! Woooo! I know it has been some time since the last big update, and I’ve been asked some variation on “When the hell is this game coming out on Xbox One?” a lot since then. The short version is: I still...

Tipping Goat Goes to Microsoft (And PAX West!)

Tipping Goat has returned from Washington state after demoing Super Slam Dunk Touchdown at the ID@Xbox pre-PAX event in Redmond.  More than 50 indie devs were on site to demo their games on Xbox One and Windows. I’m happy to say Super Slam Dunk Touchdown was running on real Xbox...