On an unrelated note, I too am reading a book titled: "The complete alternative history of glue."
It's a long read, but I'm sticking to it!
I once met a man from Nantucket,
Who had a large hole in his bucket,
Tried to fix it with glue,
And with cellotape too,
But I couldn't
How do you make a banana split?
-I find insulting it until it's diminishing self-esteem forces it to run away is fairly effective, but I guess you could politely just ask it to leave.
-First make sure it's sufficiently warmed up, we don't want any pulled muscles.
-Normally with a knife.
I've been trying to be active again in game dev - I don't think I can get back on the "game engine" bike, but I'm trying to ease back into making something in my spare time...
I took BZar's example game for PenjinTwo and adapted it into Godot Engine and built upon it a little...
You need to target Godot 2 on Pandora and you can then export from godot on the Pandora itself IIRC.
you could also unpack the PNDs using godot and drop in your game files instead but keeping the existing runtime.
Had a little more time with this over the weekend - beat TrashyMG! Took quite a few attempts :D
My advice here is increase stamina, so that when you shield an attack you have enough left to get a hit then run away!
Now running into the purple spiders a lot and trying to get to the next boss!