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Gaining motivation

Posted Sep 22, '11 at 2:46am

ExplosionsHurt

ExplosionsHurt

247 posts

What once was a exciting, new project is now a slumbering, boring snail. Where once I could easily end up spending my entire weekend working on my game, now I have to force myself to make a new upgrade or whatever.

My question is, what do you do to stop procrastinating and keep going with projects?

 

Posted Sep 22, '11 at 9:48pm

Omnihero10

Omnihero10

314 posts

well think of the reward...what you will get i return... of all the positive outcome... what i thing you should post your game on armorgames after you finish the firts upgrade. them make a second using circles instead of squares and have a square robot follow the mouse to dodge...

 

Posted Sep 23, '11 at 4:48am

plasmafish

plasmafish

258 posts

Taking a week long break is good sometimes, that is what I do.  If I get any ideas during that time I write them down onto paper just in case I want to program them later.  Other than that, finding motivation is different for everyone.  My motivation comes from creating something on screen that pushes my own skill set.

I just work on my games in leisure time and usually take long breaks between days of programming.  If I was getting paid my motivation would be a little different though. :)

 

Posted Sep 29, '11 at 4:53pm

Somewhat49

Somewhat49

1,608 posts

What I do is just when I start to lose motivation take a break from the game.

 
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