Month: May 2013

Phenomenal & Enigmatic, part 4

I remember seeing the "TV Cube" part of Enigma for the first time – and not really being able to figure out how it was made. Heck, I couldn't even do the math for a
proper backface culling , so back in the 1990s my occational 3D obje…

Phenomenal & Enigmatic, part 3

When I made Phenomenal & Enigmatic , I didn't want to reuse any of the graphics art from the original demo. I had
decided to take the music and some sense of the overall demo design, but didn't want to infringe on the original graphics ar…

Phenomenal & Enigmatic, part 2

Stars and text intro
The opening scene of Enigma by Phenomena starts out looking like an average side-scrolling
star parallax, which was very normal in 1991. Nice way to lower people's expectations. 🙂 But after just a couple of seconds, the …