First off, check out this vine:
Well, I think it’s cool
The sprites for the skull (which I’ve named Murray) is by PAC-MAN-RED over at Atari Age. He has built up quite a collection of them, which I plan on taking full advantage of - just as soon as I figure out what to do with them.
In any case, right now I’m just playing with the idea of animation - something which I’ve never done before - with the ultimate aim of having Murray act as a virtual assistant - a sort of Clippy, if you will, who will animate and react according to inputs… Or something, we’ll see.
Here’s my code as it stands right now - I’d welcome feedback: