Tag Archives: Galcon

Galcon 2 – beta33 – Quick bugfix update!

Ahoy there, new beta available for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android. iOS TestFlight builds will be available shortly. A smaller update today. A few miscellaneous bug fixes and another overhaul of the ZeroLag system. I’ve added a few more auto-corrections and removed the planet-takeover prediction. The main reason for this update being so soon is [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – beta32 – ZeroLag & Customization

Hey, got another beta ready today! Backers can get it for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android. iOS build will be sent out via TestFlight shortly. beta32 has some 50 bug fixes and improvements. Here are the highlights: – Major optimization to the ZeroLag code, fixing the “jerky ships” on iOS and Android. – Several UI [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – beta29 – Major update & tournament

Ahoy again! Another exciting update is ready to check out. Backers can download it for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android. iOS version will be in email (sorry to people who signed up late for TestFlight, I’m out of slots.) Tonight at 8pm MST I’ll be hosting the beta29 Tournament. Try to join in! Following are [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – now “feature complete” & beta tournament this afternoon!

Ahoy there, as of this afternoon, Galcon 2 is now “feature complete” meaning I’ve got all the features into the game that I’m planning on adding before release. I may be adding a few more minor features, and I’m definitely doing a good handful of bug fixing, but we’re getting there! Here’s the links to [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – Super Spectacular Art Overhaul – Part 1

Ahoy there! It’s been a while, but we’ve got a new update (beta26)! Check it out for Windows, Mac, Linux. (Sorry iOS / Android, not this week.) So I’m pleased to announce that I’m working with Mike Berg of We Heart Games to overhaul the UI and art within Galcon 2! He’s been doing an [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – ENORMOUS CLAN RIVALRY EDITION

Ahoy there! The beta25 is here for Windows, Mac, Linux. (Sorry Android, iOS, not this week!) Since the last update, which was a total debacle – all the servers crashed and nobody could play – I’ve done a ton of work. I’ve added 100% coverage tests to the game servers so things should be a [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – beta24 – Major progress, huge overhaul!

Short version: beta24 is live! Available for Windows, Mac, Linux. (Sorry iOS and Android, I was unable to get these builds together this time!) I’m really excited about this update. I had a breakthrough a few weeks ago in the Galcon 2 design, and it really got things moving a lot faster now. I’ve added [...] Continue reading

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Galcon Legends has arrived for PC / Mac / Linux!

Ahoy there, I’m proud to announce that Galcon Legends has arrived for PC / Mac / Linux! Check it out! Tell your friends! And try and collect all the trading cards and badges (on Steam)! If you want to help spread the game more, also leave a review on the Steam Page and post on [...] Continue reading

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Galcon Legends update and Merry Christmas!

Ahoy there! There’s a new Galcon Legends update available on Steam! If you haven’t checked it out yet, go and get your Steam key. The update makes the win condition require that you have 50% more ships than the bot, and it revises the scoring system to something that might work a bit better. I’ve [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – beta23 – All rewards ready to ship! Many interface updates.

Hey, beta23 is available to backers for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android. iOS builds coming via TestFlight shortly. I’m VERY excited to announce that we’ve FINALLY gotten ALL the stuff in to begin shipping for all the $100+ tiers! I’ll be sending out surveys via Kickstarter shortly to get your current shipping information so we [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – beta21 – Bug fixing, cleanup, colorblind support added

Ahoy there, beta20 has arrived! Backers can check it out for Windows, Mac, Linux, or Android. (Testflight on the way…) This update just fixed a bunch of bugs, and adds colorblind support. It also removed Galcon Legends from Galcon 2. (I hope to get a release candidate build of Galcon Legends out for you to [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – beta20 – SDL2, UI, Legends, Modding, Galaxy Map, Rewards …

Ahoy there! beta20 is ready for backers to check out for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android. (TestFlight / iOS coming shortly.) I’ll be online for the next hour or so, so stop in and say hi! The game itself got an internal upgrade as I migrated from SDL to SDL2, the main value of that [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – beta19 – Try Galcon Legends NOW!

Ahoy there! A new update is ready for Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, and TestFlight. The main feature of this is a new beta of Galcon Legends is included right with Galcon 2. (This will not be part of the final Galcon 2 release, but it’s the easiest way for me to get it out to [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – beta18 – Overhaul edition: Galaxy Map, Rankings, and Zooming

Ahoy there! It’s been a while, thanks for waiting around! The summer has been very busy with Nan and I participating in our first goat shows, as well as hosting an indie game developer mini-conference on Lake Powell. But between all that, I’ve managed to get a ton of stuff overhauled for beta18! You can [...] Continue reading

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BIG NEWS (again!) – Galcon 2 – Galcon Legends and Party Report

I’m thrilled to announce the return of the Instant Action Galcon campaign as Galcon Legends! This is going to be sold as a paid game separate from Galcon 2. It will be sold on iPad, Windows/Mac/Linux, probably Android too. But backers of Galcon 2 will get it as a bonus game because it was built [...] Continue reading

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BIG NEWS: Galcon 2 – beta17 – Music, Android, Store … and MORE!

Ahoy there! We’re right in the middle of the Galcon 2 Party and wanted to invite you all to join us! Here’s beta17 for Android, Windows, Mac, and Linux. (iOS TestFlight email will come shortly.) We’re going to be battling it out on the servers for a few hours to celebrate Galcon 2 and check [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – beta15 – Buy a trapezoid, why don’tcha?!

Ahoy there, beta15 is live! Get it for Windows, Mac, Linux. Testflight for iOS will be emailed shortly! It’s been about 3 weeks since the last beta, and a TON has happened. Lots of improvements to the modding system (ask me on the forums if you want to know more!) Added some really nice scrolling [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – beta14 – Experiment with Classes!

Our other Galcon Goat, Nibbles (from my Nan’s goat bath video) had her kid just a few days ago! Her name is Nubbin! Goats are fun! And, there’s a new beta out for all the backers! Windows, Mac, Linux. TestFlight iOS testers will be emailed shortly. beta14 includes a ton of great stuff: – Major [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – beta13 – It’s like an MMO with Leaderboards!!!

Hey, a ton has happened in the past two weeks. The most important being, my first baby goat “Petunia” was born! Here’s a pic, of me in my office. At the bottom right corner you can see some notes I was making about what database backend I was going to use for Galcon 2. Also, [...] Continue reading

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Galcon 2 – beta12 – Galaxy Map Prototype!!

Get ready – beta12 is now available for backers on Windows, Mac, and Linux. iOS TestFlight people can go to TestFlight and grab the latest build in a few minutes. The thing I’m most excited about in this build is the addition of the Galaxy Map. It’s in prototype stage right now, so you can’t [...] Continue reading

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