Devlog: August 2019

Here’s what happened in the world of Hokko Life during August! More UI Work! The Building Customization and Avatar Customization interfaces got updated to bring them in line with the rest of the game’s UI. More Hair Styles! I created a new hair shader for other types of hair and proceeded to add a bunch…

Introducing the Composer: Chris Köbke

Hey folks! Just a quick update on an very exciting part of the development of Hokko Life that I’ve been wanting to share for a while: The Music! With this post I’d like to introduce Chris Köbke as the composer for Hokko Life! A while back I came across Chris Köbke’s work while checking out…

Devlog: July 2019

The sun has been shining down, the weekends have been lovely and a whole bunch of stuff got done on Hokko Life. Let’s dig in! New Growables After getting farming up and running last month, I added a few more vegetables available to players to grow, these include the cabbage, and the radish. Continued UI…

Devlog: May-June

Things have been all over the place the last few months, up until my trip to Japan in March-April I had been running around getting builds ready for publishers, trying to fix bugs and tidy things up in order to make a good impression. The trip to Japan was both wonderful, and a bit tiring,…

Tokyo and Toys!

During March I took a much-needed vacation and ran away to the home of all things cute and colourful (and a very large part of my heart): Japan! Instead of boring you with holiday pictures, I thought it would be fun to share some of the snaps I took of toys I found over there…