Statically link with ILMerge

Today Ralf & I were looking at ways to bundle up a bunch of .Net assemblies into a single assembly for use within our group; the goal to expose only the functionality we want and only need to reference one assembly in our projects. Enter command line app ILMerge by Michael Barnett of Microsoft Research which lets you merge…

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BabyJack Inline Video Card Game

Its been yet another wet and windy bank holiday weekend here in the UK, so I decided to involve the family and create a video Blackjack called BabyJack, despite the baby’s name being Sean not Jack :). Just press the Play button below to pit your wits against the baby… For those of you interested in how it was done; the video was…

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Lunar Lander Retro Vector XNA 2.0 Game sample written in F#

While travelling to Microsoft HQ in Redmond earlier in the year for the annual TechFest event – for some fun I decided to have a go at writing a small retro game in F# using XNA 2.0, and attached are the results. When moving over to Pacific time I usually find myself waking up at 4am for the first few days, leaving…

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