Cool stuff! looking forward to see this completed.
UPDATED | Game Developers Guide to SHMUPS: A Community Driven Resource
A downloadable resource
THIS IS CURRENTLY IN A VERY EARLY STAGE. THIS PROJECT WILL GROW OVER TIME, BUT ONLY WITH YOUR HELP.
The Game Developers Guide to Shoot 'em ups is a community-driven resource for game developers making Shoot 'em ups. The goal is to provide a resource that is created and curated by the community, for the community, that can help both new and veteran developers in making SHMUPS.
Part of being community driven means YOU can make a contribution! If you have anything you would like to contribute, click the link below and follow the instructions!
This resource will include a lot of different things, like:
- Guide Sheets
- Do's and Dont's of Shmup Game Design
- Advice from other Developers
- Developer work flow
- Code Snippets
- Game Art
- Various Reference Material
- And MORE!!!
You can contact us by:
Leaving a comment below, or emailing us at Retrocademedia@gmail.com
Please remember that the views expressed in this resource are those of the contributor and the contributor alone. You should feel free to have fun with making SHMUPS, and remember there is no ultimate way to designing one.
The file "Game Developers Guide to Shmups.zip" contains all resources.
The other downloads are purely the contents of the Zip.