Week 43, 2019

Oh me oh my, what a bumper week this has been! When I count up how many estimated days work I got done it ends up about 2 weeks work! Crazy! So let’s see what got done! Department Store and Online The process for registering your town online, which allows you to begin uploading and…

Week 42, 2019

Levels! A big focus over the last weeks was getting a lot of the levels out of “blockout” stage and into something visually nice and playable. I fixed up the general store: The town centre got updated too: And the department store! Other stuff The train now arrives at the station at set times, you…

Week 40, 2019

This week in Hokko Life: I added a little arrow to the game that shows what you’ll interact with if you press the interact button. I changed the controls so that picking up furniture or pulling weeds is on the same key as interact. Holding down interact on furniture picks that item up and puts…

Week 39 2019

I continued to work on the Design Tool this week, fixing up more of the flow and squishing some of the bugs that came from the recent re-work. Painting Tool I took a quick look at the Painting tool, bringing its UI in line with the rest of the game, and fixing a few little…

Week 38 2019

This week I mostly focussed on fixing up the design tool in the game, along with a few other bits and pieces. Design Tool Fixed a bug where different screen resolutions caused selecting of pieces in the view to not work. The amount of time spent on a creation is now calculated Keyboard shortcuts are…