Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 17th Jun 2013 17:52 UTC
Games "MineAssemble is a tiny bootable Minecraft clone written partly in x86 assembly. I made it first and foremost because a university assignment required me to implement a game in assembly for a computer systems course. Because I had never implemented anything more complex than a 'Hello World' bootloader before, I decided I wanted to learn about writing my own kernel code at the same time. Note that the goal of this project was not to write highly efficient hand-optimized assembly code, but rather to have fun and write code that balances readability and speed. This is primarily accomplished by proper commenting and consistent code structuring." Just cool.
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RE[2]: Comment by aligatro
by Morgan on Tue 18th Jun 2013 00:40 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by aligatro"
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Spoken like someone who doesn't get Minecraft. The "crappy" graphics are a feature, not a bug. It's designed to be a block game, therefore the tiles are meant to be blocky. If you don't like the default texture it's a snap to change textures and there are a lot of great, photorealistic ones out there.

Edited 2013-06-18 00:55 UTC

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