How levels in Guntastic are built and how we came there.
A series of tricks that we use inside Unreal Engine 4 to obtain a more authentic pixelated look in Guntastic.
An overview of our character creation workflow, from the concept stage to the actual implementation in Unreal Engine 4.
It's tricky to get pixel art to look good at different screen resolutions and aspect ratios. In this post we present the approach we currently use in Guntastic, which is a mix of three different techniques: scaling, thick borders and letterboxing.
Finding a good tradeoff between gameplay requirements and graphics resolution in a pixel art game: our approach with Guntastic.
Let's go over some of the basic principles behind pixel art platformers.