For submissions, suggestions, or things to add, send ’em my way: @isla_es.
Excerpt: “XP bar(s) allow for a player to monitor their current skill progression.
Games that include several skill trees may use multiple bars or labels on a single bar to feedback to the user the progression being made as a result of the players’ actions.”
Reddit thread of the week: “[Tutorial] Learn To Create Minecraft using C++ and OpenGL!” by /u/Mat2012H
OP Excerpt: “Hello Reddit!
I have an ongoing series where I show how you might create a Minecraft-like game using C++ and OpenGL from the ground up.
The series is mostly based on my own creation, seen from these videos here
Many people were asking for a tutorial on how I did it, so I thought “Why not?”, and started to create one! :)”
Artist of the Week: Brennan Brinkley
Random Link of the Week: Click it if you dare