The Applied Games Group Blog

New stuff directly from Microsoft Research.

May, 2008

  • Lunar Lander Retro Vector XNA 2.0 Game sample written in F#

    While travelling to Microsoft HQ in Redmond earlier in the year for the annual TechFest event - for some fun I decided to have a go at writing a small retro game in F# using XNA 2.0 , and attached are the results. When moving over to Pacific time I usually...
  • BabyJack Inline Video Card Game

    Its been yet another wet and windy bank holiday weekend here in the UK, so I decided to involve the family and create a video Blackjack called BabyJack, despite the baby's name being Sean not Jack :). Just press the Play button below to pit your wits...
  • Statically link with ILMerge

    Today Ralf & I were looking at ways to bundle up a bunch of .Net assemblies into a single assembly for use within our group; the goal to expose only the functionality we want and only need to reference one assembly in our projects. Enter command line...