These two are from a set of NPCs that the player will awaken from a deep sleep (if they are not careful):
Is it fairly obvious what these two are?... Read more
These are a couple of animations of enemies that you can tame in the wild:
At the moment, pets only add stats to your character. Do you think they should... Read more
This guy started off as an attempt to draw a Tyrannosaurus Rex:
What should this thing be called?
Monthly Update - More Animations Incoming
Here is an enemy animation clip:
Find more player and enemy attacks/skills at https://www.facebook.com/PixelxPixelGames/?ref=settings and https://www.facebook.com/SoulPocky/?ref=settings
Monthly Update - Animations Incoming
One of yall requested that I start posting gifs of the raw animations again so here you go:
I will be posting a series of both player and enemy attacks/skills... Read more
Monthly Update - New Song
I've got a real programmer debugging our current engine and we'll have an actual beta ready to deliver to you guys as soon as he finishes up. In the meantime... Read more
Monthly Update - Call the Terran Witch
Justin Stolk's 3rd Boss Reveal: Calla the Terran Witch
Click through the image or here to vote on which version of the transformed (larger) witch is better as a boss for... Read more
Monthly Update - Frog Village
This is what my son calls Frog Village. The only thing left to do is finish drawing the grass and I originally thought that would be a quick feat. I... Read more
Multiplayer seems to be a no-go but I am going to leave all the networking/server stuff in the game (commented out) so that I can continue to learn about it... Read more
Guardians of the Rose Update
Thank you to everyone that gave me feedback on the game last month. It was very valuable and helped w/ development quite a bit. There was one problem I haven't... Read more
Sorry it's a day late. There were a number of glitches (that didn't show up till I tested the build on my wife's laptop) I had to resolve and/or rollback... Read more
First playable build will be available 3/22/18
As the title suggests, the first playable build will be available next month. This build will include almost every engine component that was in place in the GameMaker build during... Read more
Airing Frustrations w/ the Gaming Industry, Switching Game Engines, etc...
As many of you may know, I came out publicly as a Trump supporter and conservative early last year. That revelation caused me to lose over 14 thousand followers/subs etc... Read more
New Youtube w/ debut Pixel Art video
Game Development company youtube ONLY (sorry about changing the last one...): https://youtu.be/jdrYqjMJ_V8
youtube will be updated twice a week so please subscribe and stay tuned!
July '17 Update:
Trailer coming in 1 month! Beta in a month and a half!
I haven't been very effective at posting to my alternate twitter account but I will try my best... Read more
June '17 Update: Cool Reveal etc..
As per last update here's where I will be posting from now on: https://twitter.com/soulpocky
I have disconnected this account from my political youtube account and have now got it permanently... Read more
May '17 GameDev Update
Sorry I skipped last month's update but there wasn't much to update on and my kickstarter double auth was not working. I'm sorry that I've been so laxed on keeping... Read more
Monthly Update #8
This month I developed a new basic attack called a stab. So now you start out with two basic attacks: a stab and a slash whereas before there was only... Read more
Monthly Update #7
I have started to feel quite a bit better outside of the couple days a week where I still don't get good sleep for some reason. The game is again... Read more
Monthly Update #6 - Working on it...
This is my new life. Terrible shakes that are better suited to biting than sipping, and a mask from a horror movie. For the past half a year I have... Read more
Monthly Update #5 - Main City Unpolished
I am currently working on rewriting the pause system because it has a sadly frequent crash rate. Then I will move onto fixing a bugthat makes the player character... Read more
Monthly Update #4 - Delayed Once More...
Let me go ahead and start off with the bad news that the beta is once again delayed. My mom visited unexpectedly for 8 days so I am functionally a... Read more
Monthly Update #3 - Main City Redesign
As you may have gathered, I spent the majority of... Read more
Monthly Update #2 - Work, work, work...
Working on our Game!
I feel like I need to open up with another GIANT THANK YOUbecause you guys have done a ton to help with this game's production... Read more
One Month Since Funding - Progress Made & Next Steps for Guardians of the Rose
As per your input, I will be putting out monthly progress updates that will include music previews, boss reveals, and more about the making of our game ... Read more
We made it guys! It is absolutely incredible to have all of your support!
More updates are coming.
Please let me know how often you think I should send... Read more
24 Hours To Go...
AND WE ARE 113% FUNDED!!!!
Do you have a friend that would love to play this game? If so, please send him an email, text, or Facebook message about the... Read more
Music Samples Revealed!
Here's a great sample tune of a mellow town theme by Dani Person:
A full minute of different segments of songs that Dani is working on for Guardians... Read more
Last 4 Days of the Campaign - $766 to Go! 5 More to go on Thunderclap!
We're into the last stretch of the campaign!
4 days & $766 to go on Kickstarter
5 people to go on Thunderclap
We are also only a few Tumblr... Read more
Making of the Music
Hello everyone! My name is Dani, and I am the composer and sound designer for Guardians of the Rose. In this update, I will guide you through the process of... Read more
1 Week To Go & 81% Funded
We have 7 days to earn $1,389 to fund Guardians of the Rose. Thank you so much for being apart of the community and backing this project. Your support... Read more
Backer Achievement Unlocked!
We are now at 7 Backer Achievement Points which means that all backers will now get their names in the credits. The next unlock is at 10 points.... Read more
Steam Greenlight Success!
As soon as the game is ready, we can put it onto Steam. Thanks for helping Guardians of the Rose get greenlit!
Please Sign-up to our thunderclap to help us... Read more
The Evolution of a Sprite
The characters and enemies that I have shown you guys are the end result of a process where I have to scrap bad ideas and improve on good ones. Almost... Read more
Help spread the word about the Guardians of the Rose Kickstarter - Thunderclap
You can do it by using Thunderclap! Thunderclap is a fun way for all of us to join together and spread the word about Guardians of the Rose in one... Read more
The People Behind the Project
These are the guys behind the project! Dani is the guy behind Mother 4's audio and Justin is the guy behind some of the prettier pixels in Guardians of the... Read more
Important Question About the Team Section of the Campaign!
Should I take the jokey section about my family out of the Team section and put in info about Dani Person (our new Audio Director) and Justin (our long-time Art... Read more
Dani Person of Mother 4 rewrote the Trailer music and I need your opinion!
Dani Person, who did the audio for the upcoming game Mother 4, wrote new music for the Guardians of the Rose Kickstarter Trailer and I need your help in deciding... Read more
Refining the Campaign & Get your Likeness drawn into a Guardians of the Rose NPC
Get your Likeness drawn in the style of a Guardians of the Rose NPC
If you would like to have your likeness (or someone you know or even just some... Read more
Backer Achievements Updated!
Join our community on social media to unlock Backer Achievements which work just like stretch goals by expanding the campaign rewards (for currently existing tiers), adding cool stuff to the... Read more
Boss Reveal Now Live!
Here is the 2nd boss that has ever been revealed from Guardians of the Rose. This possessed sword and shield duo is surely going to be a dangerous pair... Read more
One Week In - 3 Weeks To Go - 28% Funded
As the title says, Guardians of the Rose has been on Kickstarter for 7 Days now and has raised 28% of the funding goal of $7,500. Thank you so... Read more