This thread is for QB Express readers to request for particular articles to be written, and to help QB Express writers to find a topic to write about.
(This topic will be kept up-to-date by me, and article requests will be removed as they are fulfilled.)
Requested Articles / Tutorials:
- *Time-Based Motion / Collision Detection Tutorial
*FreeBasic XBOX Compiling Tutorial
*"Is The QB Community Dying?"
*Writing Windows 32 bit ASM for Freebasic
*Sprite effects tutorial
- *TWIGZ Engine - Shattered Realms ( http://www.shatteredrealmproductions.com/ )
*Future Siege - Xerol ( http://www.lggaming.com/projects/shooter/shooter008.zip )
*Cadisman - Brad Lanham ( http://www.petesqbsite.com/downloads/rpg.shtml )
*Santiago Zapata's games ( http://peltkore.net/~szdev/qb/eng )
*Tron Clon - Munodfr ( http://www.petesqbsite.com/downloads/arcade.shtml )
*Lethal Dimension 2 (RPG) - Tetherswain aka anima ( http://www.petesqbsite.com/downloads/rpg.shtml )
*Anima Games Bonus Collection (Arcade) - Tetherswain aka anima ( http://www.petesqbsite.com/downloads/arcade.shtml )
*Trampoline Gunmen games - John Szczepaniak [Three games: TG: Turbo Deux, TG: Minigame$, TG: Quadro -- can be reviewed together as a "Trilogy"] ( http://www.petesqbsite.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1033 )
General Article Ideas - Nonspecific Topic Suggestions to get your Creative Juices Flowing
- *"How I got started with QB" -- Write an article about how you became a QBasic programmer, similar to this article by Matthew R. Knight.
*"Good game design" - Write an article on your theories of what makes a game good (the more specific and focused, the better).
*Game Preview - Write a "Gallery" style preview of an upcoming QB/FB game that looks interesting. (You can find them posted on QB/FB message forums all the time.)
*Interview - Conduct an interview with a member of the Qmunity
*Blast From The Past - Write an article about a trend or a topic of interest from the Qmunity's past. Perhaps an article on the lasting effects of a particularly influential QB game or website.
*Rant / Rave / Editorial - An opinion piece about something in the QB / FB scene that you especially like, or that pisses you off.
*Letter to the Editor - About the latest issue, or anything else that's on your mind (QB/FB-related).
*Anything else that you're interested in writing!
What would you like to see in upcoming QB Express issues? Reply to this post and tell us!
Finished articles can be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org, or PMed to me.
- - - Articles for Issue #13 are due on August 15th! - - -