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3 Dimensional Chat / Best tool for simple 3D dungeon crawler?

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Wysardry
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Posted: 28th Jan 2021 21:31
If I wanted to make a first person grid-based 3D dungeon crawler in a short space of time (for a game jam), which GameCreators tool would be my best option?

I have licenses for GameGuru (not Max), AppGameKit Classic and AppGameKit Studio.
n00bstar
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Posted: 29th Jan 2021 23:08
I haven't tried GameGuru, but it definitely seems like it would take a lot of work out of the equation. AppGameKit would require a bit more boiler plate code to get it up and running, although you'd have tons more flexibility in the end.
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Loktofeit
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Posted: 30th Jan 2021 16:09 Edited at: 30th Jan 2021 16:11
I made this with AppGameKit for a low-rez (64x64) jam not too long ago.
Link: https://lynxjsa.itch.io/whammy

LynxJSA's web games/quizzes - LynxJSA's Android apps
AGK Resource Directory
"Stick to a single main loop (DO...LOOP) and loop through it every frame.
Do everything inside functions.
Use finite state machines to control your game.
Use lots and lots of source files.
Use virtual resolution instead of the default percentage system." - Digital Awakening
Virtual Nomad
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Posted: 2nd Feb 2021 05:25 Edited at: 2nd Feb 2021 05:33
Games Pack 1 contains AppGameKit Source for Labrynth provided by fubarpk if that's the "grid-based" style you're looking for:
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Loktofeit
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Posted: 3rd Feb 2021 00:00
Gar's Mage Quest was fascinating to follow. Learned a lot from reading through those threads. Never knew about fubarpk's thing. I have to check that out!
LynxJSA's web games/quizzes - LynxJSA's Android apps
AGK Resource Directory
"Stick to a single main loop (DO...LOOP) and loop through it every frame.
Do everything inside functions.
Use finite state machines to control your game.
Use lots and lots of source files.
Use virtual resolution instead of the default percentage system." - Digital Awakening

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