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Post » Sun Apr 26, 2009 1:35 pm

it seems focused on online games, MAEK ONLINE PLUGIN DAMNIT!
:D

it probably wont contain the same amount of power as construct has, in terms of DX9 stuff, fast engine, ect. i havent seen a gamemaker which comes close to the speed of construct, and i dont think i will for a while.

black crystal is kind of a silly name for a gamemaker, it doesnt even having anything to do with creation.

it looks extremely new so i can't really say anything else about it.
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Post » Sun Apr 26, 2009 2:38 pm

seems like they really emphasize the ability of creating online games.. lolz, yea, somebody make an online plugin! lolz...

Might be interesting if they built it on XNA, whoo xbox games..
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Post » Sun Apr 26, 2009 4:42 pm

[quote="deadeye":kxc2bij2]Fine, go to her... go to your Black Crystal whore :cry:[/quote:kxc2bij2]

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Post » Wed May 06, 2009 9:29 am

I just checked their web site. Their looking for new project leader. Anyone ? XD Lol. Cons dev team should use it ass the advantage.
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Post » Wed May 06, 2009 10:00 am

Why?
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Post » Wed May 06, 2009 10:05 am

[quote="Mipey":1zfjxbll]Why?[/quote:1zfjxbll]
Because they might have a good pice of code which could be used in cons for example. There can be many ressons why.
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Post » Wed May 06, 2009 11:01 am

It's in C#, so it can't be reused.
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Post » Wed May 06, 2009 1:29 pm

it could be converted
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Post » Wed May 06, 2009 1:39 pm

What would be the aim of trying to convert what very little C# oriented GUI code they have into C++? :P
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Post » Wed May 06, 2009 2:46 pm

[quote="megatronx":w70zlcvk]I just checked their web site. Their looking for new project leader.[/quote:w70zlcvk]
So their site is largely empty, they've barely got any code, and their lead guy just quit. They're gonna have to try harder than that to be a serious player.

I'm pretty skeptical of this whole project, their site navigation looks like it was directly lifted from scirra.com and their project seems very similar in spirit to Construct. What's the story here? Are these ex-Constructors? :P
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