Vijay Pemmaraju
Vijay Pemmaraju is the main developer, writer, and music director for Angora Games. He is currently studying at UMass Amherst for a Computer Science degree.
  • Game Development
    The Three Simple Rules of Flocking Behaviors: Alignment, Cohesion, and SeparationFlocking
    In the natural world, organisms exhibit certain behaviors when traveling in groups. This phenomenon, also known as flocking, occurs at both microscopic scales (bacteria) and macroscopic scales (fish). Using computers, these patterns can be simulated by creating simple rules and combining them. This is known as emergent behavior, and can be used in games to simulate chaotic or life-like group movement.Read More…
  • Game Development
    Make Your Life Easier: Build a Level EditorLevel editor preview
    Content creation can be one of the most time-consuming parts of game development, which is why building a level editor can be so useful. In this article, I'll share my tips for creating an efficient level editor, and explain how using this kind of tool has sped up my workflow.Read More…