- February 23, 2021
I am a tech nerd. I know how to do a lot of various things in the computer industry, but this is the one thing I am still very much not good at. I am a self-proclaimed bad at code. And I am not here to tell you you are, I am here to show you how bad. I have found that when you have to code, you have to do it in a way that makes it as difficult and as time consuming as possible.
The process of creating a game engine, and then converting it into a game is a huge endeavor. I can assure you that it is. You need to have a clear idea of what you want the game to look and feel like before you start to code. Sometimes that means going over your notes with a fine toothed comb to make sure that you get the syntax right. It also means a lot of trial and error, and that includes a lot of mistakes.
There are a lot of ways to go about designing games, but for the most part, you need a set of clear, defined goals and steps to get you to that point. In an effort to make the process of creating games as efficient as possible, a lot of developers make the mistake of writing the code before they want to code it. This often leads to a game that is a lot of work to create.
There are a lot of other reasons why I think it makes sense to start coding before you’re really ready. If you ask me, a lot of the early stages of creating a game are more about getting the right music and sound design and other aspects that don’t necessarily need to be coded. Like the whole “everything I do is a test” thing.
Because of this practice, many game developers get lazy and start writing the code after a certain point. By doing this, these developers are not only writing code that isn’t necessarily optimized for performance, but they’re also forgetting that the code they have written is going to be needed later on. If you are going to write the code, I think it’s wise to start coding it a little early.
This is a good point. If you are writing the code and then decide to make it a little bit more complicated and then realize that performance matters, then you can lose a pretty significant chunk of time by not starting coding at the point that you are about to write.
We need to make it a little more easy to copy or re-copy the code you wrote, because most times no one will ever copy it. There are various ways to get started. You can take a look at our code editor there, this is for when you make changes to the code, and then you can edit it.
We know that a lot of sites are set up to copy code from other sites, so we have to take extra care to ensure your code is not copied. The only reason we don’t just paste your code and make changes there is so that if someone else gets their hands on it, they can’t accidentally break the site.
Well, I’m sure you’re tired of our code editor, but for those of you that might be wondering, we have some rules we have to follow. If we find that you copied our code, then you cannot edit the code. We also have a code review policy. We don’t want you to just put up a link to a site and start editing code, we want you to explain why you’re doing it.
When it comes to getting our code in order, we need a lot of things. If you have a code that you think is broken, it should be fixed. If we find that you copied the code, we cannot publish it. If you don’t have a code that you can fix, we can’t fix it. If you have a code that is already published, we can’t publish it.