Re: [stella] New Game Idea/Missiles

Subject: Re: [stella] New Game Idea/Missiles
From: Erik Mooney <emooney@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 05 Jan 2001 14:56:05 -0500
On Fri, 05 Jan 2001 00:18:23 -0800, you wrote:

>When you are ramping up the learning curve, just being able to finish a 
>game, any game, is going to feel like a major accomplishment.
>If this project takes an extraordinarily long time, you may burn out before 
>it's done.

Hey, you talkin bout me or somethin'?  :)

>Here is what a pedestrian might look like drawn this way:
>    XXXX
>    XXXX
>      XX
>      XX
>      XX
>      XX
>      XXXX
>To animate it, you can't have two legs at once, but you could flicker the 
>legs enough to give the illusion that there are two legs at once.

Look at M-Network Super Challenge Football, which does exactly this to
animate 4 players on each team.

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