Weekly Dev Log for November 19th, 2018


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Weekly Dev Log for November 19th, 2018

Hello everyone, and welcome to the Weekly Dev Log for the week of November 19th, 2018. Here’s what everyone was up to last week! Note: Devs that don’t appear in the weekly log are not necessarily away or not doing work, but may be working on things currently not announced or backend work that doesn’t need to be detailed.

Update 0.6.4.0 Released

Today we released Update 0.6.4.0, which included a brand new condo map “Resort”, which is a complete HD remake of the original Lobby One from GMod Tower. You can read more about the update here.

Arcade Progress

@Johanna has been working on the new interior of the Arcade, along with working on the Arcade Machine models.

Arcade Progress: Overview WIP

Arcade Progress: Entrance Area WIP

Arcade Progress: Super Hooper Area WIP

Arcade Progress: Prize Redemption Area WIP

RC Car Progress

@macdguy has been working on the RC car on his off time, finishing tire suspension and fixing ramp collision.

RC Car Progress: Clip 1 WIP

RC Car Progress: Clip 2 WIP

Fishing Progress

@macdguy has also been working on Fishing during his downtime, finishing up the gameplay loop and UI, along with making the fish swim away if ignored, and showing the caught items to other players.

Fishing Progress: Preview WIP

Upgrade Progress

@Madmijk continued working on items for the Upgrades system, including a low poly Minigolf ball, and some new particle effects.

Misc

@Lifeless continued working on Project 23. Alex continued working on new emotes. @Johanna continued making progress with the new Zombie Massacre map, Village.

Wrap It Up

That about covers everything that happened last week at PixelTail Games. See you all next Monday!


Update 0.6.5.0
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mmmmmmmmmmmmm That arcade is Spicy. Keep up the good work @Johanna


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Beautiful arcade! I don’t remember seeing that stairwell on the stream before, wonder where that goes?
Also nice to see the RC car and fishing coming along!


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how to increase performance


#5

Nice…


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Oh look, it’s the blender default cube!


#7

Even better


#8

this has been one big notification of all the updates I wanted, bing wahoo


#9

Great work as usual and Happy Birthday MacDGuy.


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When you catch a Fishing Bait Tier 1 Promo Generator.


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So dope! It would also be so cool if you added custom Tower Unite neon signs in the arcade! :slightly_smiling_face: