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Boss 101 is the story about a boy, his jetpack and MILLIONS of randomly generated bosses. We aim to bring you as much fun and entertainment as possible.

Updates
2016.05.22 Pet and Map Room Magic
2016.05.15 Galactic Passports
2016.05.10 ROB's Travel Plans
2016.04.30 ROB has your back
2016.04.24 Warping in the Clicks Ship
2016.04.18 Cute Pet Buddies
2016.04.11 The Gravity Gun
2016.04.05 Humble Store, Rogues Gallery and more!
2016.03.28 World Building in Boss 101
2016.03.21 The Boss 101 UI and You!
2016.03.14 Dev Update and Early Access addressed
2016.03.07 Super Boss Battle Tunes
2016.02.29 Scheduling the Magic
2016.02.22 Making A Super Boss
2016.02.15 IRX 2016 T-Shirt Design
2016.02.08 Transporter Room
2016.02.01 Making Art the Smart Way
2016.01.25 Boss 101 Robo Weapon Hands!
2016.01.17 Boss 101 Robo-Fighting Hotline
2016.01.11 Map Room and Rob's Room Development
2016.01.04 Dialog Creation and Happy New Year
2015.12.27 Boss 101 Year of Development Review
2015.12.21 The Train Boss
2015.12.14 Your Awesome Chain Gun
2015.12.07 Tuning the Bosses
2015.11.30 Gopher Clicker and more!
2015.11.23 Boss 101 Release Date News
2015.11.16 Gopher Clicker and more!
2015.11.09 Background Creation in Boss 101
2015.11.02 Finding your Gopher Friends
2015.10.26 Making Weather in Boss 101
2015.10.19 Warp travel and Fireworks
2015.10.12 Boss Warp Gates
2015.10.05 Making the Hat Store
2015.09.28 Arcade Modes
2015.09.21 Cinematic Transitions and Zagnuts
2015.09.14 Endless Boss Launch
2015.09.07 Behind the Cinematics
2015.08.31 Updating the Arcade Machine
2015.08.24 World Building
2015.08.17 Steam Store Open and UI Improvements
2015.08.10 Creating Cinematic Stories
2015.08.01 Gopher Science Team & Sun stealing
2015.07.27 Custom Bullets, IRX15 Awards
2015.07.20 Boss Icons and Loading Animations
2015.07.13 Professor Gopher's Wiki
2015.07.06 Cinematics
2015.06.29 Making Achievements
2015.06.22 Hats and Bullets
2015.06.15 Tuning and Excel Sheets
2015.06.08 Load Screens and Stores

2015.06.06 Command Center Upgrades
2015.05.25 How We Create UI Icons
2015.05.18 Lightning Gun and More!
2015.05.11 How We Make and Setup Our Art
2015.05.04 Making the UI
2015.04.26 Boss Trains and Game Tuning
2015.05.19 How We tell our stories
2015.05.12 Setting up a Boss 101 game loop
2015.04.05 How we got through Greenlight
2015.03.29 How to make an animation cycle! (in Boss 101)
2015.03.22 Boss 101 Greenlight update
2015.03.19 Boss 101 On Steam Greenlight
2015.03.17 Greenlight Coming this week
2015.03.11 Greenlight Peek and Rock Pillars
2015.03.01 Brothers and Banana Bombs
2015.02.22 Dog Rockets and Bullet hell
>>>Links to all other updates for Boss 101<<<

Boss 101 is a shooter at its core and we like to think it's a little more since it's got a story driving it forward. It's not JUST blasting robo baddies and rolling onto the next level. There is real human drama here folks. This whole adventure is triggered when your brother makes a simple birthday request?


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You get to roll YOUR OWN BOSS!

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A COMPLETE set for the kitty boss he would look like this!
When you need fashion and stylish upgrades we have HATS!!
One of the sweet hats you can purchase and bring into battle!

A few of the guns available to you during the game.

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Take a break and fly a kite in Boss 101. Chat it up with your buddy as you soak in the rays. Maybe you’ll learn something.

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You might end blasting samurai swords at warp!

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Talk with you soon and LIVE YOUR DREAMS!!!

-Tim

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Welcome to the Boss 101 Update!

Hope you are doing well and thanks for stopping by to check in on our progress. This week we have a couple things to show you. Touchups to the Map Room and the special Pet Room.

Pet Room for your Pet Buddies!

You know you have pet buddies but did you even realize they can live with you!?!? Not only do they live with you but they have a nice little hill with mini houses they sleep in. They can fly around when they like and take naps if they need to. Also – they have all their pet friends to play with.

Here’s a sample of the hill



Of course the weather and time of day will change as you play. Pet Hill is right next to Kite hill. If you were to travel there you would see this.



And if it’s sunny then this!



See how happy they are! They love you too!

Map Room Touchups

We decided the Map Room needed some gopher-ness so we added a little bit more gopher tech from the Professor and Rob. The old map room was cool and all but it was built early in the project before the Professor and Rob were more central to the rebuild in the Command Center. Now that Rob has his own room and since we are in the polish phase we looked at where else might need some ‘oomph’.

The Map room got a bit of a shine with some gopher tech. Here you can see some of the layout instructions for creating art.



We thought about a nice place to insert the new tech and thought the top right corner fit with the game and the theme of the room. The game backstory involves the gophers and Rob building the area. Their work was to create a home base for the player and also a place to store goodies from the player’s travels. The map room is the main point of travel in the game. As you might guess this is where the player decides where he wants to go and what planets he will visit.

Animation Setup Part 1

Animation Setup Part 2


It only makes sense the gophers would monitor progress from their command posts. Check it!

In Game



OK – more to come and stay tuned. Things are going quite well and we are excited to bring you this game. It the product of a lot of love and passion and we are really enjoying the development process. What really is amazing is you will be playing the game and we would like to imagine you having as much fun exploring and seeing the world of Boss 101 as we had making it.

Screenshot of the Day

Boss passports! Beat bosses and reveal their images... (also find out a little about what they like)



Boss 101 on Steam

Wishlist us if you would be so kind!

Store.steampowered.com

Talk with you soon and remember to LIVE YOUR DREAMS!

-Tim

2016.05.15 Boss 101, Galactic Passports!

2016.05.15 Boss 101, Galactic Passports!

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What we are doing is having visitors arrive in the Command Center. While they are there you can click on them and see their passport. From that view you...

2016.05.09 Boss 101, ROB's Travel Plans

2016.05.09 Boss 101, ROB's Travel Plans

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You know Rob is your trusty Command Center tech. he’s diligent and he is tireless. Together with the Professor he makes sure the main base is always...

2016.04.30 Boss 101, ROB has your back!

2016.04.30 Boss 101, ROB has your back!

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While you are out battling the latest boss R.O.B. has your back! He’s handling things inside the Command Center with the Professor. In fact he’s got...

2016.04.24 Boss 101 Warping in the Clicks Ship

2016.04.24 Boss 101 Warping in the Clicks Ship

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Today we are talking about one of the main modes of transportation in the Boss 101 galaxy. No, no the jump gates, I’m talking about good old rockets...

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Noah_W
Noah_W

Great stuff!

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DonleyTimeFoundation Creator
DonleyTimeFoundation

Hey thank you so much! Glad you stopped by and hope you continue to do so! We appreciate your support.

-Tim

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sqrMin1
sqrMin1

Great stuff here.

Keep up the good work!

-sqrMin1

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DonleyTimeFoundation Creator
DonleyTimeFoundation

Thank you! Appreciate the kind words. We're working hard to make this game awesome for you and everyone else!

Best,

-Tim

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TheGoldLion8648
TheGoldLion8648

This game is ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC!

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DonleyTimeFoundation Creator
DonleyTimeFoundation

Thank you!!! We are putting in the time to make it special. It's definitely a longer road than we first thought but we do think it will be worth it for you and the fans!

Appreciate the kind words!

-Tim

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Guest
Guest

¿cuando saldra para descarga o es un juego flash?

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DonleyTimeFoundation Creator
DonleyTimeFoundation

Hello! It's a game for your PC. We would like to bring it to consoles as well. You can check out our Boss 101 Steam Store at this link: Store.steampowered.com

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Guest
Guest

Hi, guys. This game is looking very cool. Congrats.
I don't use my pc to play, because many games don't run in this. And my patience to solve configuration problems runs out many time ago.
So, I play indie games in my wii-u. When you bring the game to the consoles, I'll buy my copy.
Good Luck in your game.

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DonleyTimeFoundation Creator
DonleyTimeFoundation

Hey thanks - we are looking to bring Boss 101 to the consoles too! No word on the specifics since it would all happen post-PC release. Just know that we want to see it on as many platforms as you want!

Thank you!

-Tim

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