Awesome: ZSX4 is #5!

James posted on in The Dishwasher, XBCG, ZSX4 · 3 Comments »

According to Major Nelson, ZSX4: Guitarpocalypse is now #5 on Xbox  Community Games!  I have no idea what this means in terms of sales (after all, Swords and Monsters is #10), but I’m still pretty excited!  (Check it out if you haven’t yet) In Dishwasher news, we’re in the final… Read More

ZSX4 passes peer review, will be live soon!

James posted on in XBCG, ZSX4 · 2 Comments »

Sweet! Well, the first iteration was causing errors because the game title contained a colon, so now it’s up as “ZSX4 Guitarpocalypse.”  Kind of loses something, doesn’t it?  Anyway, I got this form email from the XNA team: Dear Jamezila, The XNA team is delighted to tell you that your… Read More

Let's see how this Peer Review thing works anyway…

James posted on in XBCG, ZSX4 · 2 Comments »

When XNA 1.0 beta came out, I started off by working on a game called Zombie Smashers X4: Guitarpocalypse.  It’s a knock-your-enemies-off-the-platform arena game (I shall not be mentioning any successful Nintendo franchises here) with a pretty crazy Guitarpocalyptic Power Chord mechanic worked into it–knock guys off the world (or… Read More