Pixel Vision 8's core philosophy is to teach retro game development with streamlined workflows. PV8 is also a platform that standardizes 8-bit fantasy console limitations built on top of the open-source C# game engine based on MonoGame. (by PixelVision8)

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  • The Dark Side of Supporting an Open-Source Project
    reddit.com/r/gamedev | 2021-10-25
    We don't talk enough about how much it "costs" to work on large open-source projects by yourself. I summed up my experiences building Pixel Vision 8 for the past 6 years in "The Dark Side of Supporting an Open-Source Project" on u/hashnode - https://jessefreeman.hashnode.dev/the-dark-side-of-supporting-an-open-source-project
  • I Made A Game In 72 Hours That Uses GitHub Issues To Crowd Source Maps
    dev.to | 2021-10-14
    Space Station 8 is a Micro Platformer created in 72 hours for Ludum Dare 49 based on a game I used to play on my original Macintosh called Spacestation Pheta. Space Station 8 is also heavily inspired by Bitsy and my Fantasy Console, Pixel Vision 8, which I used to create the game.
  • Open Sourcing My Tools For Generating Tutorials From Source Code
    dev.to | 2021-10-12
    I have been working on my game engine, Pixel Vision 8, for the better part of 6 years now. One of the challenges of working on any sizeable open source project is writing all the documentation and tutorials. I've always been fascinated with designing automated build systems, and it occurred to me that I could create a tool to help me streamline this entire process. The idea was straightforward, could I analyze a code file and break it down into individual steps?
  • Pico-8 – Fantasy Console
    news.ycombinator.com | 2021-10-02


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