I know that some guys here also participates in the javagaming.org forum.
I am planning to do some similar that was made there... create a single web page as a central point for the games/projects that you guys have done... what do you think? So, if u like the ideia, I need to collect some information about yourself and projects. If you already have a homepage than just pass the link that I will grab the information there. The information that I am planning is:
Spent hours daily in projects (more or less):
I am planning to group projects by type like game (adventure/arcade/rpg/...) with screenshots, status, news..
If u like the idea reply this thread to build the information and give me other suggestions...
hey, free site exposure, I like it ;)
Name: Glenn Ford
Spent hours daily in projects (more or less): 4-8
email: Malohkan at myway dot com
Current project/game: Rimscape
Other project/game: RoboTank and RPG
Before you get too far, you may want to check out:
Name: Jerason Banes
Age: I could tell you, but then I'd have to kill you.
Job: Being me.
Spent hours daily in projects (more or less): Every waking moment. (Okay, I'm lying a little. My wife and kids keep prying me away with a crowbar.)
Current project/game: http://java.dnsalias.com/4k
Thanks for the replies, I hope more people join this thread... I forgot to add mine...
Name: Luiz Fernando Estivalet
Job: Java Consultant at Dell Brazil
Spent hours daily in projects (more or less): 1-2 hours
homepage: IN PROGRESS...(Almost no time to build a decent one...)
Current project/game: I am working on a remake of old games for the MSX Computer like Goonies, Abu Simbel, ...
To keep the Thread going (as it could go somewhere interesting)
Name: Robin Chaddock
Job: none atm ^_^
Spent hours daily in projects (more or less): 4+/- 4.
homepage: pah, webpages are for web designers :p I am a programmer ;)
current project/game: rewrite of my 4K racer from last year, in anticipation of the next 4K contest :D
Name: Matt Campbell
Spent hours daily in projects (more or less): ~4 weekdays, ~10 weekends...
Current project/game: see http://java.woogley.net/
Other project/game: see http://java.woogley.net/
Age: 20-something, 5 i think. I don't have my pda on me thou.
Job: Night IT Support Analyst ( AKA The Computer Guy )
Spent hours daily in projects (more or less): 4
homepage: http://j2mevnc.sf.net & http://wetnet.tk
Current project/game: J2ME VNC (not a game)
Other project/game: Learning [url http://java.sun.com/developer/onlineTraining/java3d/]Java3D, once I've got something basic done with that, playing with [url http://www.jcp.org/en/jsr/detail?id=184]JSR 184.
@Abuse: I seam to remember you saying you were London based long long ago, did you go to the [url http://www.igda.org/london/]IGDA meet? Are you planning to go to the min-meet?
Name: Ryan Seekely
Job: Student at Georgia Tech and Co-op at Intellisync (http://www.intellisync.com)
Spent hours daily in projects (more or less): When In School ~1-2 Co-op semesters ~4
email: seekely AT hotmail.com
Current project/game: http://www.untoldevils.com
Other project/game: nothing exciting outside of school =p
Name: Michael Summers
Job: None yet <=(
Spent hours daily in projects (more or less): About 2-4 hours
Email: wfrobozz (at) hotmail.com
Current project/game: http://wfrobozz.tripod.com/jadvent.html
Other project/game: Nothing important (experiments with Java mainly)
Name: Paulus Tuerah
Age: almosttt 22
Job: Student, Game Programmer using VB at Maximize Informa Studio
Spent hours daily in projects (more or less): ~4 at home, ~8 at work
Current project/game: none, got to study for my last exam next week, yay graduated at last!
Other project/game: none, see what i'm saying above ;-)
Name: Rafiek Buffkins
Job: Final year Electronics engineering student, Malaysia
Country: South Africa
Spent hours: ~2hrs , rest for classes
homepage: havent found the time
Current project: 3D game for J2ME enabled cellphone
Other prjoect : Java3D gui robot
Age: reaching the big three O
Job: Wireless games
Hours: 8-9 @ work, 0-3 @ home ( a man's gotta find some time to do his drinking...)
E-Mail: post here and I'll get back to you
Homepage: Why would I need one?
Current projects: Can't be too specific, but in general: multiplayer cellphone games
Other projects: Getting into Symbian C++ programming
Age: 29, I'll be 30 in November, gulp. I have spotted 2 grey hairs on my head.
Job: Wage slave, but happy.
Spent hours daily in projects (more or less): 2 hours week days, sometimes, bit more over the weekend, sometimes.
homepage: I'll have to get one of those.
Current project/game: Learning opengl with lwjgl in a hope to release a rather snazzy 2d style shooter, but in 3d obviously.
Other project/game: Haven't really got around to finishing anything yet, got into java about a 2 years ago and its only a casual hobby of mine and something that I drift in and out of quite a bit, but I do enjoy it. I'm still very sketchy in some pretty important areas of java, but I'll read them chapters later :D
Name: Ben Moxon
Nick: Breakfast ( underscores entirely because of some stupid change sun made a year or two back)
Job: Web Programmer
Spent hours daily in projects (more or less): Not much at the moment cos I just got a new house and it needs decorating
email: ben at the domain of the homepage below
homepage: http://www.newview.co.uk (work page, but I keep tutorials there too)
Current project/game: Just finishing an online collaborative script-writing tool so me and my mates can write a tv show.
Other project/game: As soon as the above is finished (and my house is decorated) I am planning to start work on a Java3D/Xith based tree generator in the hope of creating something useful.
Nick: none (I guess I should work on that...)
Spent hours daily in projects (more or less): If I'm lucky maybe 1 a day on average.
email: webmaster (at) vendon.net
Current project/game: I need a new project. My subconscious is kicking around something simple, strategy-based & multiplayer. It's only a matter of time now...
Other project/game: I just finished a little game. http://www.vendon.net/games.html