Hmmm...Well, if Phillip doesn't create such a simple tool maybe I can.
Granted the games would be limited, but I don't think creating a game
tool like that should be too hard. It would basically could be like a
stripped down version of the Genesis engine.
I know your working on the game creation toolkit Philip, and that that
will be more powerful and able to create more games, ----- however,
that will also require more knolidge to use than what is effectively a
glorified level editer using the same engine, ---- which is my
This could cover the needs of people who for example just want a Q9
mod, with similar gameplay and items, but different weaponry, enemy
Pluss, with how well worked out the underlying mechanics of Q9 are,
---- it'd be nice to put this to use in a simple way to create games.
Level editers, ---- even those which let the players add in their own
graphics and music and edit the properties of in game objects have
proved very popular in mainstream games, and with many people who play
audio games but few people who program them, ----- it would probably
be helpful to have something like this.
Of course, it's entirely your decision, and would undoubtedly be more
work on your part depending upon how much trouble the programming
involved would be.
I merely presented this as a quick and easy solution to those who want
mods, ----- and a way to increase the number of side scrollers we have
Beware the grue!
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