Boom poof! ProBuilder is part of Unity now. Edit those levels! https://blogs.unity3d.com/2018/02/15/probuilder-joins-unity-offering-integrated-in-editor-advanced-level-design/ https://mastodon.gamedev.place/media/zq4IA8BP4H2GgTwkoOg
Today is a good day. DX11 feature level 9.x is the worst/leakiest "abstraction" ever, and only needed on old Windows Phone devices. Good riddance. Let's see where this goes :) https://mastodon.gamedev.place/media/vuy2j_5PMrj5PCD8VEE
Work planning. I guess by now my coworkers know my work habits :) https://mastodon.gamedev.place/media/mRgF4eREDon3CdjBXEA
These posts on lighting in Unity by @Jey_dia are great https://www.artstation.com/jeydia/blog/dz3y/afterglow-unity-lighting-blog-part01
Windows Runtime (aka UWP) was supposed to be modern API without any of <windows.h> horrors. It has new horrors instead! For example, this code does not compile. http://aras-p.info/blog/2018/01/19/UWP/WinRT-Headers-are-Fun-not/
Ok, ripgrep is seriously cool. Fast, useful defaults, etc. https://github.com/BurntSushi/ripgrep https://mastodon.gamedev.place/media/kztU5mRPCHDHQaJXJDY
Via birdsite: a real gamedev struggle. https://mastodon.gamedev.place/media/TMx5gl4OYQX3M1Nob2A
"I told the internet I’d buy books and stuff for people, and you won’t believe what happened next!", or a writeup of a holidays gifts giveaway http://aras-p.info/blog/2018/01/01/2017-Holidays-Giveaway/ https://mastodon.gamedev.place/media/QKbMgJu7ntqTE05Rpmo
I like Mercurial. It should be talked about more; instead of everyone talking about git only (when they aren’t busy talking about blockchains, that is). Let’s do more Hg marketing! #hg #mercurial
So, a bunch of #unity3d Alembic integration improvements were done for Adam parts 2 and 3 demos. Here's a blogpost on those, https://blogs.unity3d.com/2017/12/04/adam-the-evolution-of-alembic-support-in-unity/ and the code is in the branches of this github repo, I think. https://github.com/unity3d-jp/AlembicImporter
My kid said it's nonsense that Thresh from LOL is not a Star Guardian, and so fixed it up.
Speedpaint here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HRcBU3jaXS0
Markdeep is quite awesome, BTW.
You know WinDirStat, utility that displays nice treemap view of folders/files on Windows? Just found altWinDirStat that does exactly the same, except like a zillion times faster. https://github.com/ariccio/altWinDirStat
"Color palettes for data visualization" https://c0de517e.blogspot.lt/2017/11/coder-color-palettes-for-data.html https://mastodon.gamedev.place/media/GFKyMesCstcqEsKAw8M
Slack says these are emojis I use the most. All pretty good, I think! Wondering *how* OpenGL got so high on the list though :)