Here’s a screen shot of two of the ‘federation’ ships with their turrets attached. I have decided to ignore 3d renders for the ship turrets on the design screen and just re-use the gfx from the actual in-game. I think that’s more consistent and it was only adding a needless 3D look to a defiantly 2D game anyway.

One day I might be able to have designable ships where you can move cosmetic bits about, but because the sprites are actually 3D renders and use self-shadowing, that might be a bit problematic. Even placing turrets is pretty cool though.

4 Responses to “Turrets in and working”

  1. nic b says:

    Cliff, are you doing the ship graphics?

  2. nicb says:

    p.s. why dont you ever answer my questions.

  3. cliffski says:

    The ship graphics are done by a proper artist I hired. My graphics would be very bad :D

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