John Mikula
Video Game Programmer

Hive Jump


Hive Jump is a 2D platformer shooter hybrid about the J.U.M.P Corp Jumpers and their struggle to defeat the alien swarms. Players will run and gun their way to the bottom of an alien hive network and nuke the alien Queen in order to protect the galaxy. Hive Jump features local and online multiplayer, dozens of guns, bombs and utilities, several different challenge modes, a unique permadeath system, procedurally generated levels, and 6 different boss fights. Hive Jump was released for PC, Mac, and Linux on January 18th, 2017. The Wii U version released September 28th, 2017.

If you'd like to learn more about Hive Jump you can visit hivejump.com.


Work Highlights:

  • Tile-based random level generator
  • Module editor tool
  • Player movement/collision
  • AI pathing system
  • AI leader system
  • Relic room system
  • Wii U port

Role
Lead Programmer

Platforms
PC, Mac, Linux, Wii U

Developed With
Unity, C#

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