Programming Games

Code-It-Yourself! Frogger

Hello! After a retro-gaming event held with some archery buddies, I was challenged to recreate the arcade classic Frogger. It was simple enough to do but I thought it would make a great graphical showcase for the Console Game Engine. Jx9

By javidx9, ago
ConsoleGameEngine

Amazing Mazes!

Hello! Thought I’d look at an algorithm that has always impressed me – it demonstrates just how perfect an algorithm could be. In this instance I’m using the Recursive Backtracker algorithm to create amazing mazes! Jx9

By javidx9, ago
Programming Games

Code-It-Yourself! Snake!

I’m on holiday, but I still feel the need to keep putting out videos. This week it’s classic Snake using C++ at the console. I’m hoping that the popularity of my Tetris video may help with this one, so it’s of a similar format. Jx9

By javidx9, ago
Small Project

Visual Studio Debugger

I love the Visual Studio Debugger. It’s saved my bacon on numerous occasions. Being able to wield such power takes effort and practice though. In this video I consider 8 features of the debugger that all programmers should know how to use. Jx9

By javidx9, ago
Blog

What Is Assembly Language?

I had never considered that there could be legitimate, professional programmers out there, that did not know what assembly language was, until I met one. A programmer I respect, and who is a professional in the user interface and web industry simply had no need for it, and thus was Read more…

By javidx9, ago
Code

Command Line First Person Shooter Engine

Ahh NesMania, you may remember this project from an earlier post. Well it’s over now, and one of the things I’ll miss is the execellent background noise it added to my programming sessions. I liked the beep-boops and swearing, and frequent no mames. The project came to become a bit Read more…

By javidx9, ago