Welcome to the dot big bang Community Creations spotlight! This is the monthly blog in which dot big bang devs and staff celebrate the community-created objects, environments, and games that have caught their eye in recent weeks. Click the images to check out each piece of work in dot big bang, and be sure to drop a like and a comment to show your appreciation!Continue reading “July Community Creations Spotlight”
After a fun weekend of game-making and experimenting, the first phase of the dot big bang Summer Jam is over. And now, it’s time to have some fun playing all the games people made. Read on to see the games!Continue reading “The dot big bang Summer Jam: Play All The Games!”
Last week, the fourth edition of the Mech Jam took place – a game jam in which entrants make games featuring all kinds of mechs. Ashley and Summer – dot big bang devs you might know from their Twitch streams – made a mech-building game called Mech-Over. We caught up with them to find out about the game jam experience, and to get some tips ahead of the dot big bang Summer Jam.Continue reading “Mech-Over: Making A Game In A Week For Mechjam IV”
Game jams are a great way to get creative and have fun learning some new gamedev tricks. Happening from July 28th-31st, the dot big bang Summer Game Jam 2023 is a perfect opportunity to test your game-making skills in a chill, supportive environment, and have a new game to show for it at the end!
We caught up with Zaz Linkous to find out what the jam is all about, and how you can get involved.Continue reading “How to enter the dot big bang Summer Game Jam 2023!”
The dot big bang community is a constant source of imaginative, impressive creations. From colorful environments, to detailed voxel objects and dioramas, to full-fledged games, here’s a rundown of some recent creations that caught the dev team’s eye. Be sure to drop a heart or a comment on them to show your appreciation, and share your own work over on Discord!Continue reading “June Community Creation Picks”
The dot big bang sound library got a big upgrade today with the arrival of a massive selection of new sounds and music.
The update includes 5,000 sounds for all kinds of actions, scenes, and situations, including whooshes, footsteps, impacts and explosions, UI clicks, animal and ambient sounds, and many more. There are also ten pieces of music to add atmosphere to your creations.Continue reading “Listen Up: New Sound & Music Library Now Available!”
A new version of dot big bang came out today. Version 0.9.8 brings a variety of fixes, updates, and upgrades, including a brand new library of 5000 sounds for use in your games. Both the Game Editor and the Voxel Object Editor color picker also got some TLC in this version, with a raft of quality of life improvements being introduced.
Here’s the full list:Continue reading “dot big bang v0.9.8: Sounds & Colors”
Preston’s Diamond Wars is the new team-based, resource-hoarding arena battler that’s taking dot big bang by storm. Around a year in the making, it evolved significantly over time, with weekly playtest sessions becoming hotly contested events within the dbb team. We caught up with lead developer Anders Elfgren to talk about the development process, evolution, and release of Diamond Wars – and to ask if there are any killer strats the world is still sleeping on!Continue reading “Behind The Scenes: The Making of Preston’s Diamond Wars”
Here’s a rundown of everything that’s new.Continue reading “Pocket Garden Update! New Furniture, Ice Cream Machines, Pride Flags, & More”
Version 0.9.7 of dot big bang is out now! This packed update sees the US launch of the Skins Store, the release of team-based arena battler Preston’s Diamond Wars, the addition of new Pride accessories, decorations, and emotes, the arrival of swimming in Hub World, and loads of new furniture in Pocket Garden.
Here’s a full rundown of what’s new!Continue reading “dot big bang v0.9.7: Diamond Wars, Skin Store, Pride Month, And More!”