Curse Of Yendor: Inspirations

In a previous post, I mentioned that The Curse Of Yendor (tCoY for short!) was primarily inspired by 4 games: Brogue, Borderlands 2, Powder, and Random Realms. Today, I’ll talk about what I’ve taken from each one, and how I’ve used it. With Brogue, I was always inspired by the level design. It was one of…

The Curse Of Yendor

No, “The Curse of Yendor” is not just my addiction to roguelikes… It’s my new game! Inspired by Brogue, Borderlands 2, Powder, and Random Realms, this new roguelike focuses on terrain deformation, tactical combat, and mini-quests. What you see here is the old tileset, itself compiled and modified from 3 other well-known tilesets. New graphics are…

Feast – A Thanksgiving story from #NotYourSpace

“FEAST” A Thanksgiving story from the Not Your Space universe, about the Gorvalts, by Matthew Ritter   All Gorvalt speech (Specifically the dialect of the hub-ward spiral sect popular among the military elite) has been translated for the convenience of the reader. Efforts were made to normalize the speech but a one to one translation is…

Progress, Interview, and NO DRM!

(This is a copy of my latest kickstarter update for “Not Your Space”, a fast-paced customizable real-time strategy game for Windows) PROGRESS A few days ago, I said I wanted to add five new options by the end of the week. So far, I’ve added eight! I think “tough defenders”, “all large planets”, and all…