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Of Mice And Giants

by hyperturtle - 48 Hour Compo Entry

A game where you avoid being stepped on. Arrow keys to move. Press x to sprint. There's a sprint meter at the bottom. The only goal is to get as many things before you loose all 3 hearts.

Extract the zip into a folder and run the MOUSEANGEGIANTS.exe

For mac osx and linux, you can compile the source. It's a single .cpp file and depends on SFML and Boost.

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Jeffalisk says ...
Apr 24, 2012 @ 7:54pm

Stylish little game and quite moreish. Liked the music, great title too.

schizofunky says ...
Apr 24, 2012 @ 7:58pm

Such a good job! The theme was perfect, the graphics were cute and teh sound worked very well! I think the only improvement could have been a level target and some kind of progression. Well done!

Apr 24, 2012 @ 8:01pm

Great fun, very addictive. Very short sprint adds an interesting dimension. Musics and graphics fit really well.

moltanem2000 says ...
Apr 24, 2012 @ 8:08pm

89 things! this got real hardcore real fast. good job!

Jack says ...
Apr 25, 2012 @ 9:13pm

cute and addictive, but way, way too easy. I got to 700 before finding out that cheese gave you health (I thought it was just awarded randomly) and then became a kind of immortal god-mouse who could walk under feet with no fear of repercussion. Got to 1111 before finally getting bored and committing suicide, which is by no means a criticism. I collected over 400 more things after any hint of challenge disappeared, which says a lot for the addictive nature of your game. Love the graphics, too

j_peeba says ...
Apr 27, 2012 @ 5:27am

So adorable. The simplicity really works in the game's favor here.

seagaia says ...
Apr 29, 2012 @ 4:44am

Cute game, interesting concept. Game got chaotic after a bit with the feet!

dastry says ...
Apr 30, 2012 @ 9:24pm

Loved it man great job! Was a nice challenge dodging all the feet!

ghRibacki says ...
May 1, 2012 @ 12:37am

This is one of the funniest entries I've played! The graphics are simple yet effective, the sound effects are good and the music makes an awesome mood. I loved the idea of being a mouse avoiding people's feet! =)

Too bad there aren't binaries for Mac and Linux. =/
(thankfully I use Windows)

free_napalm says ...
May 10, 2012 @ 5:43pm

Good gameplay, nice graphics and music.
For me, it felt like Gulliver's Travels if Gulliver was an asshole.

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