About a year ago, our company decided to come up with a game that would utilize a highly stylized 3D city neighborhood as the main “menu” for the game. In a nutshell, just a couple of semitransparent 3D boxes. I figured, rather than looking into an existing Flash 3D engine, I can code it myself.

Earlier this year Grant Skinner organized coding competition. The task was particularly simple: to code something cool in ActionScript using at most 140 characters (whence the name, tweetcoding). As everybody else, let me talk about my submissions a little bit, too.

Geo Trail is a spatial cognition game where the objective is to navigate a block across a gridded game board in a way that it will fall through a specified hole in the game board.