Welcome to PigaLore, the wiki of Piga Software; we are a cooperative of programmers developing free software for GNU/Linux, and occasionally other systems, with a particular emphasis on game development. Our software is released under the GNU General Public License version 3, though some individual files within projects might be under other copyleft/share-alike licenses and are listed in project copyright disclaimers. Some content from our games by MWM may also be available under the GFDL and CC BY-SA on their wiki database.
Although we have used Visual Basic 6, QBasic, Game Maker and even ZZT-oop, most current projects are built in Gambas - a free software BASIC-style OOP programming language consisting of a integrated development environment and run-time, inspired by Visual Basic and Java, that is well suited to rapid application development. Our particular areas of interest are strategy, adventure and platformers, first-person games and interactive narrative, often with a sense of humour; though we work on whatever suits us at the time, and some projects are developed for a specific use case, as well as general use applications.
To find out more start exploring from the links provided!
Engines: Gambas Genie (source releases), Gambas Adventure Engine, Gambas Platform Engine, Gambas Arcade Engine (all released), Gambas Statistics Engine (in-development), Gambas Projection Engine (in-development), PS Tech (early alpha)
- File Server: http://icculus.org/piga/Files/
- Piga's Pumpkin Carving 2.5.5
- PigaVision 1.2.0
- Alexei: Part IX 1.2.8
- Windys 1.5.0
- Piga's Thanksgiving Dinner Hunt 1.5.0
- Piga's Santa Drop Down 2.0.0
- Piga's New Years Dodge 'Em 1.2.0
- Over the Top 1.2.0
- Soul Capture 2.0.0
- Free Empires Source Release 1.0.0
- Free Empires Source Release 2.0.0
- Lamp Refugee Source Release 1.0.0
- Lamp Refugee Source Release 2.0.0
- Alexei: Part XIII Preview Release
- Childish Cannoneer Source Release 1.0.0
- Childish Cannoneer Source Release 2.0.0
- Glut (PS Tech) Early Alpha
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