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The Software Side of Racing

The Software Side of Racing

I came up with a Formula One simulation app that I’ve sold on the app store. This app simulates the races of a regular season without the use of cars. It’s all just stats and numbers, but it lets people manage the races and results all the same. I went with this approach because I don’t know how to do modeling for 3D objects, so making a game that actually featured cars would have been harder for me to do. I’m more used to programming things that are more focused on numbers with minimal graphical elements.

So far the app has been getting a lot of downloads from people who like racing. I didn’t expect to get as many downloads as I did because of the lack of actual cars, but people are really into that sort of thing. I should have known, given how popular the football simulator apps are with football lovers. Read the rest of this entry