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Offline Rbz

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DBF Challenge theme
« on: April 13, 2018 »
Hello,

I'm willing to setup a new DBF challenge and need your help for theme suggestions.
This time will be only a challenge and not a "competition" which means -> no voting, so everyone entering will be receiving our precious "karma" points. :)


That said, one of my ideas for a challenge would be choose a theme based on Pixel Dailies theme for a specific day and have a month to develop around that theme.


Please post your ideas below.
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Re: DBF Challenge theme
« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2018 »
I cool with you're idea rbz.

but my suggestion would be to do a simple animated menu screen or a title/credits screen. for example ..
matrix rain intro to the matrix movie.
or a game menu screen like
megaman on the NES or
metroid prime for the game cube

should be easy to bang one out in a months time.
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Re: DBF Challenge theme
« Reply #2 on: April 14, 2018 »
I like those ideas!

Here's another to put in the hat:
Survival of the Fittest

Create a simple eco-system with at least 3 kinds of life - plants, prey and predators.
When the program runs, predators chase prey, prey seeks plants and flees from predators and plants spread gradually.
Each life form has a finite life span, but this can vary among individuals among with other aspects such as their speed, etc.

Maybe I've overcomplicated my explanation.
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Re: DBF Challenge theme
« Reply #3 on: April 24, 2018 »
Love all of those ideas!

Liked most of the pixel daily themes I saw. Is there a more tidy list of themes to go over?

Also love the idea of a title/intro/credits screen. And k+ for linking the metroid intro, amazing music and atmosphere.

Ecosystem simulation is a personal fascination, longstanding item on my own todo list. Might be a bit complex.

And another suggestion: open dbf theme, anything dbf goes.
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