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Version 1.2.0 just released, including an overhauled controls screen! But for those of you waiting for the Nintendo Switch version, here are some pink friends in the meantime! Have a great week!


 
 
 

Some blue enemies from Belle Boomerang! Which one would you spare? This color palette is probably my favorite in the game, as evident from my profile picture :)


 
 
 

Jump on these sewn friends to reach greater heights! I was really happy with the feeling of "weight" in their movement. I'm considering a sound effect when landing on them. Any thoughts?



 
 
 

Some fantasy controller designs that I plan to use in Belle Boomerang! What game controllers does it remind you of?


 
 
 

Get your boomerangs and Joy-Cons ready... I'm proud to announce that Belle Boomerang will be coming to Nintendo Switch! Stay tuned!


 
 
 

Don't worry! There's more Belle Boomerang news on the way! In the meantime, enjoy a Screenshot Saturday!


 
 
 

I'd like to give a huge shout out to John Walker who wrote a charming little article on Carni-Forest! It absolutely brightened my day! Give it a read and support John on Buried-Treasure.org


 
 
 

Carni-Forest is playable on itch.io using the link in my page! It was created in just 10 days for GBJAM10!



 
 
 

Some custom trading cards I made a while back. Enjoy!


 
 
 

A portrait of my cat made with NES hardware. Over the next few weeks I plan to update this page with more pieces from my portfolio website. Enjoy!


 
 
 

ECLIPSE got 32nd overall in LOWREZJAM 2022. I'm very happy with that placement, considering there were 430 entries this year! Thank you to everyone that played and voted!


 
 
 

Music from the game ECLIPSE. Made using the Nintendo MMC5 expansion in Famitracker. Play the game on itch.io!



 
 
 

Thank you! This is the final Belle Boomerang artwork I have prepared. I've been wanting to do a poster like this for years and I'm very excited with how it turned out! Let me know which character is your favorite. :)


 
 
 

ECLIPSE is a miniature puzzle platformer where you control the orbit of the moon! This game was created in just two weeks for LOWREZJAM2022!



 
 
 

Get Belle Boomerang while it's still 25% off and support Riley Hospital for Children!



 
 
 

Some key items I made for The Rusty Sword: Runelock Island! I had a lot of fun with the colors here, what do you think? Back it on Kickstarter! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/therustysword/the-rusty-sword-runelock-island/


 
 
 

The Dragon power from Act 9 of Belle Boomerang! This is the last character artwork for the game but stay tuned! I have a fun surprise next week!


 
 
 

Act 8: Galactic Assembly from Belle Boomerang! I had a blast with the environment here, having all of the contrast between the deep black of space and the pastel stars.



 
 
 

Here is a mockup environment that I had the pleasure of making for The Rusty Sword: Runelock Island! Back it on Kickstarter! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/therustysword/the-rusty-sword-runelock-island/


 
 
 

Belle Boomerang is 25% off until August 15th in support of Extra Life! Make a direct donation/learn more here: https://www.extra-life.org/participant/Narwhalnut



 
 
 

My entry for the 2022 LOWREZJAM Art Competition! The theme was "DEMAKE". I ended up getting 3rd place, which means that a theme of my choosing will be in the game jam! Yay! I can't wait to see all the entries.


 
 
 

This week I have King Charbroil from Act 07 of Belle Boomerang! Enjoy!


 
 
 

Here is a Belle Boomerang artwork I doodled up for #GameJoltColors! It is a reimagining of the icon for the Insect power. I really had fun with some rad shapes and colors here! Enjoy!


 
 
 

For Screenshot Saturday this week, I am sharing the charming little Village of Drizyl. Pick up Belle Boomerang on Game Jolt, Itch.io, or Steam! Enjoy!



 
 
 

The Statue powerup from Act 2 of Belle Boomerang. This powerup took a huge redesign late development and I am very happy with how it turned out! I hope you are all enjoying the new artworks. There are still a few more to go!


 
 


About Narwhalnutone of us since 10:10 PM on 01.31.2020

An artist with a passion for video games. No matter the medium, he always aims to create worlds full of whimsy and fun. Some of his biggest inspirations include Super Mario World, Mega Man 2, Pokémon Crystal, and Kirby’s Adventure.

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