New Ship Experiment

I am a huge fan of Golden Ruby‘s games and Hermit Crab in Space (http://goldenrubygames.com/games/hermit-crab-in-space) has always been in the back of my mind since I first played it. So last night I started testing out what it would be like to build a modular space ship engine inside of unity. Here is my first test ship.

Unity-ship-demo-1

It’s not much to look at right now but the ship is made up of separate “parts” that can be fitted together (by hand right now) to make a fully flying ship.

Unity-ship-demo-2

Also Each of the parts can be configured to use a key so when you press that key, all the parts with the same key value will fire.

Unity-ship-demo-3

Having a lot of fun with this one and glad to finally be doing something that’s isn’t just a port of one of my older HTML5 games. We’ll see how far I get with this one.

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