Programming Log 2022 #2: LearnOpenGL Android port WIP

It's been a while since I posted anything, I have stopped working for a good chunk of the year, but I recently went back at it! Changelog: ported all exisiting LearnOpenGL examples to android (gathering everything under one app), now all code is portable between win32 & androidCmake macros improvement to automatically handle assets for…

Programming Log 2022 #1: Starfield

Starfield running on 3 platforms Changelog: Support for Linux platform in the toolchainusing cmake, CodeBlocks with Unix Makefiles, on Ubuntu VMSupport for Android platform in the toolchainusing (only) Visual Studio 2022 with mobile development tools for C++ and cmakesimple starfield app using software rendering After months of relative inactivity, I am back working on the…

Movie review burst #3

When Harry Met Sally Rob Reiner (1989) I will say this is not Rob Reiner's best work. I enjoyed it as you get that nice eighties throwback. But in terms of rom-coms it's definitely not among my favorites. When Marnie was there Hiromasa Yonebayashi (2014) I was genuinely touched watching this. It's quite different from…

Video game review burst #2

SackBoy: A Big Adventure Sumo Digital (2020) A really good surprise, I'm usually not a fan of platform games. I finished the story it playing with my girlfriend but wasn't bothered to complete everything. Positives Surprised at how good it playsNot a fan of the aesthetic but it is a gorgeous game Negatives Difficulty takes…

Movie review burst #2

Anastasia "Ra-Ra-Rasputin, Russia's sexiest love machine" Don Bluth, Gary Goldman (1997) It looks very nice, I like the songs, especially the main theme that comes back several times. I also enjoyed the dynamic between the main characters. The superb animation makes it worthwhile, even if the villain is a bit of an afterthought. Hook "If…

The 100th post!

I am not very happy with my work on the site. I don't spend nearly enough time on programming (because I'm very lazy) and I find writing reviews a bit redundant, I don't think I have interesting things to say on everything I see or play. I will cut down on review articles, and reorganize…

Video game review burst #1

Astro's Playroom SIE Japan Studio - Asobi Team (2020) The amount of fun that is packed into this tiny game/tech-demo is nothing short of astonishing. It makes a tremendous job of showing you the different features of the DualSense controller. It's basically a collection fest through and through, but it was one of the best…