- So you want to make an incremental game? (Tutorial, part 1)
Aimed at those with basic web development knowledge, this much-requested tutorial takes you through the basics of setting up your first incremental game, from clicking a button to numbers going up.
- So you've made an incremental game? (Tutorial, part 2)
A followup tutorial highlighting a few features you might want to incorporate into your incremental game - saving, dealing with rogue decimals, and adding Google Analytics tracking.
- CivClicker Postmortem
A development postmortem for the webgame CivClicker, charting its humble beginnings, rise in popularity, and the eventual v1.0 release.
We look at the development process, some play statistics, a distribution of time spent, and some thoughts on the setbacks near the end that necessitated putting a hold on further development. For the curious: also includes the truth about cats!
- The Fish Are Too Smart - a js13k postmortem
A development postmortem for my 2017 js13k entry, in which I reflect on the challenges of editing and killing your babies.