As a follow-up to my earlier post: I replaced the Windows font-drawing code with my own. A bubble which took a third of a second to rebuild will now update so fast that I can’t measure it with the millisecond clock. (It takes “zero” milliseconds.)
I suppose if I really wanted to measure it I could build some gargantuan page-eating bubble, or make ten of them at a time and then divide but… whatever. Problem solved.
Just wanted to share the moment.
Now if only I could get the program to write jokes for me…
A programming project where I set out to make a Minecraft-style world so I can experiment with Octree data.
Bethesda NEVER Understood Fallout
Let's count up the ways in which Bethesda has misunderstood and misused the Fallout property.
A Telltale Autopsy
What lessons can we learn from the abrupt demise of this once-impressive games studio?
A game I love. It has a solid main story and a couple of really obnoxious, cringy, incoherent side-plots in it. What happened here?
The Best of 2013
My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2013.