Uchūsen Gamma, a new game in development by usebox.net

Uchūsen Gamma, a new game in development by usebox.net

by ListoMefisto on 05-07-2019, 18:10 translated by PAC
Topic: Development
Tags: msx1, shoot'em up, PSG
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Uchūsen Gamma, is the new game in development by usebox.net (Juan J. Martínez aka reidrac), developer of Night Knight. This time the game consist of a classsic shoot'em up and the specifications are as follows:

  • MSX1 with at least 16Kb RAM.
  • PSG sound for music and FX.
  • PAL and NTSC compatible.
  • Vertical scroll of 2 pixels.
  • A main weapon with power ups plus a secondary weapon (bombs).
  • Multiple stages with end bosses.

If you want to know more about the internals of its development don't hesitate to watch this live coding session on Youtube.

Relevant link: Uchūsen Gamma video on Twitter

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Comments (11)

By ToriHino

Champion (343)

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05-07-2019, 20:51

Looking good! And one can never have enough shoot'em up's Big smile

By karloch

Paragon (2046)

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05-07-2019, 23:42

Impressive graphics!

By valkyre

Champion (411)

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06-07-2019, 08:06

Yes, very impressive so far.

By tfh

Paragon (1745)

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06-07-2019, 14:51

ToriHino wrote:

Looking good! And one can never have enough shoot'em up's Big smile

Indeed.. Looking forward to the final game!

By reidrac

Resident (34)

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07-07-2019, 15:07

Thanks! I'm glad you like it.

I'm testing the music and effects now. It is a bit "alpha" but you can see how it is at the moment here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G5AfjIhVL5E

By valkyre

Champion (411)

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07-07-2019, 21:22

Great, if you're thinking of doing a physical release, count me in!

By ARTRAG

Enlighted (6189)

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07-07-2019, 23:09

The kind of games I love!!
Great work!

By Sandy Brand

Master (149)

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14-07-2019, 14:32

Nice! Has bit of a Star Force vibe to it, but then with smoother scrolling :)

By reidrac

Resident (34)

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18-08-2019, 22:50

Short teaser of stage 2 (I'm testing the music): https://twitter.com/reidrac/status/1163189692172570624

By ARTRAG

Enlighted (6189)

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19-08-2019, 15:45

Awesome! Looks great!

By reidrac

Resident (34)

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19-08-2019, 19:31

Thanks!