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    April 20th-23rd 2012 :: 10 Year Anniversary! :: Theme: Tiny World

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    Badassium Atom - misterhelmut - 48 Hour Compo Entry

    Badassium is the only atom over 9000

    Eradicate other atoms in this twin-stick shooter (compatible with Keyboard + mouse or Xbox360 Gamepad)

    Requires XNA 4 redist (http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=20914)

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    uprightpath says ...
    Apr 23, 2012 @ 6:03pm

    The music and the sounds are sort of annoying. At least to me. xD Otherwise, it's a good bullet-storm type game.

    Dakota says ...
    Apr 23, 2012 @ 6:05pm

    Nice Game. found it got overwhelming quickly as there were few power ups but once you get going its fun.

    Tourgen says ...
    Apr 24, 2012 @ 4:17am

    I liked the game quite a bit. But I love dual-stick shooters and 360 controller option is wonderful. It's fun to play.

    omaha says ...
    Apr 24, 2012 @ 4:18am

    Aaaahhh I want to play this game. I could only see the gameplay video but it looks amazing. Wish I had a windows machine to try out these XNA titles.

    misterhelmut says ...
    Apr 24, 2012 @ 9:23am

    Thank you guys!

    Good point regarding the music ^^. I used Autotracker and I wished that I could find a way to change the default Win7 MIDI synthesiser. It sounds quite bad. I made an even more annoying music with PXTone but thankfully, it didn't made it to the final game ^^.

    And also good point on the lack of power ups, the game is not quite well balanced and your success depends on the probability of power ups to appear :-/.

    hungyg says ...
    Apr 25, 2012 @ 2:14pm

    Not well balanced, and the graphics could have been a bit better (including the font) bot other than that great job! Its fun to play with!

    Endurion says ...
    Apr 26, 2012 @ 7:15pm

    Nice game.

    A few annoyances though: When you die, all your powerups are gone and you're having a hard time. Also, the shoot sound gets annoying real fast. Other than that quite ok.

    jwolf says ...
    Apr 28, 2012 @ 5:39pm

    Decent shooter. I don't mind the fuzzy graphics, but the font is rather difficult to read.

    Raptor85 says ...
    Apr 30, 2012 @ 10:34pm

    interesting, I love shooter games, but can't test due to XNA4 dependency (doesn't work on anything but windows, which I don't have)

    Pierrec says ...
    May 4, 2012 @ 9:15am

    Controls are weird...why no WASD ? Why a middle mouse button ? I haven't any middle mouse butoon nor gamepad. No bullet time for me.
    Anyway, the games works fine and is quite fun to play

    robcozzens says ...
    May 9, 2012 @ 3:29am

    I would try it but I'm on an iMac.

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