8WG – It has been a while


Last year we held another 8weekgame competition, which went down well and there were some surprises and really cool games. Anyway i have been wanting to create a site for 8WG for ages. This year has seen the birth of my son, Chester, so the beginning of the year has been hectic. Now the wife […]

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A Word from Wordle


Unsurprisingly 8Weekgame and the contestants are top! Not long now to the grand unveiling then i hope the names of the games will be top…….. Roll on the 3rd of February. Related articles #8Weekgame – 1st Week Update #8Weekgame – 2nd Week Update #8Weekgame – 5th Week Update

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#8Weekgame – 5th Week Update


Firstly, apologies for the delay in missing the last two weeks posts. The festive season (plus dayz) has eaten into my time. This hasn’t stopped out developers though, so here is the update. Peter Lamb Peter’s Uprising is coming along nicely. Peter has managed to revise his camera class as well as his rendering engine. Also a […]

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#8Weekgame – 2nd Week Update


  The 2nd week is now upon us and the contenders have been busy dev’s! Plus we now have the 8weekgame Counter ticking down as we speak (Thank you Shawson), check it out. I wanted us to use the official site more, but we seem ti be focusing our efforts on Facebook, which is fine for now. In the […]

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#8Weekgame – 1st Week Update


  So apart from Project Personal I’m also organizing a Indie “Make a Game” competition 8Weekgame. As the name suggests, it is make a game in 8 weeks, using XNA oe Monogame for the PC or Javascript and HTML5 for browsers. Historically this competition has been a closed affair with only the voting open to the general public. This year […]

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