Wow, it’s been over a year

I didn’t expect my absence to be quite this long but my health didn’t cooperate. I’m back to about 100% now and I’m ready to pick up the reigns again and create some new tutorials. I will be focusing mainly on XNA and MonoGame but I want to slip a few HTML5 tutorials as well. […]

Tutorials for this week

So, this week I’m looking at writing a new tutorial or two. I’m going to actually take a break from desktop development and move to web development. I’m going to do a HTML5 tutorial. I’m going to use one of the libraries out there for the tutorial. I haven’t decided 100% which one as there […]

Site News

I’ve made a few minor changes to the site. I’ve made the login/register functions show up in the menu if a user is not signed in. One note though is that my provider has added this stupid little popup that will display on login to try and mitigate brute force attacks against WordPress sites. Since […]

Tutorial 13 in the MonoGame Tutorial Series A Summoner’s Tale

I’ve just finished uploading the 13th tutorial in my MonoGame tutorial series, A Summoner’s Tale. This tutorial covers the player’s avatars being able to level up once they have gained enough experience to do so. You can use this direct link to download the tutorial Part 13 – Battling Avatars Continued or visit the A […]

Really hard time lately

I’ve been going through a lot recently and it has been very hard for me to concentrate on my personal projects. I have been working on the next tutorial when I can, though. It is about 90% done and I hope to post it tomorrow morning. This tutorial is the A Summoner’s Tale tutorial series […]

Life is calming down

The last three weeks have been really draining, emotionally and physically. I’m starting to get back into a routine and starting to want to write and program at home again. It probably going to be a few more weeks but I will be returning and working on the tutorials. I will also start work on […]

A very sad day for me

My wife passed on this morning, surrounded by her family. While I am saddened that she left I’m happy that she is longer suffering from that wretched disease. I’d like to thank everybody for their comments and their emails. They meant a lot to me. I will be taking some time to grieve and be […]