August 24th-27th 2012 :: Theme: Evolution

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by alvivar - Jam Entry

A short story about weirds creatures fighting for control.

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Ratings

Coolness100%
#38Mood(Jam)3.44
#91Audio(Jam)3.14
#148Fun(Jam)2.79
#151Innovation(Jam)2.70
#156Humor(Jam)2.03
#165Overall(Jam)2.87
#188Theme(Jam)2.30
#204Graphics(Jam)2.54

Comments

Cake&Code says ...
Aug 28, 2012 @ 5:05am

Incredibly creepy game! (In a good way!) The art for it, the music, and the red tears does well in establishing that. I think if the game was generally darker it could make for the perfectly dark and creepy game. Also, I was at 0% HP for a little bit before I was officially recorded as dead. But it was fun! I enjoyed running around and crying blood on everything. :)

Aug 28, 2012 @ 5:18am

Um, very difficult game for me! It's not a bad game, it's just really hard for me to attack with the mouse alone.

Baburo says ...
Aug 28, 2012 @ 6:29am

Wow, that really creeped me out when I got the 100% to the egg. I thought it would spawn something to help me :D

ben657 says ...
Aug 28, 2012 @ 7:53am

Challenging, creepy and fun... just awesome :D (although my mouse may be broken from all that mashing D:)

Desi Quintans says ...
Aug 28, 2012 @ 8:22am

Please have autofire next time.

geekygenius says ...
Aug 28, 2012 @ 9:36am

no idea how this has to do with evolution... It was really fun though. I played until the egg cracked. Great job!

Aug 28, 2012 @ 11:36am

Super creepy and very original. Only complaint is that I'm now suffering from RSI! Very good game; well done.

Yapikom says ...
Aug 28, 2012 @ 2:02pm

Great mood.

EatThePath says ...
Aug 29, 2012 @ 12:25am

Your dropbox webplayer link is broken.

I really don't know if there's a theme connection here that I'm missing, but I just don't see it. Otherwise an intriguing and very atmospheric game, but a bit simple, and I'd reaalllllllyyyyy like an autofire.

alvivar says ...
Aug 29, 2012 @ 12:35am

About the connection with the theme, the egg is evolving! :P

BNeutral says ...
Aug 29, 2012 @ 4:16am

Creeeeeeepy.

RARoadkill says ...
Aug 29, 2012 @ 10:48pm

Well..that was creepy

Robotic says ...
Aug 30, 2012 @ 7:00am

Strange game, but original. The gameplay doesn't bring anything new, but you kept me interested just with the music and weird messages, liked it.

Maxium says ...
Aug 30, 2012 @ 7:39am

Chrome has issues with the https web link, try changing it to http. Music and art really set the mood with this one.

michax says ...
Aug 30, 2012 @ 1:01pm

Heheh nice suprise in the end! Had fun with it!

Mago says ...
Aug 30, 2012 @ 1:04pm

yeah, I with others this game is crepy. Besides that it was fun. nice job.

darkshadow says ...
Aug 30, 2012 @ 1:14pm

The music sets the mood perfectly. It was quite a freaky game. One possible bug is that my laser eyes did no damage only by right click to make tears could I hurt the enemies.

alvivar says ...
Aug 30, 2012 @ 3:06pm

@darkshadow That was planned, the laser kill, the tears just confuses the enemies.

alvivar says ...
Aug 30, 2012 @ 3:06pm

@Maxium Done. Thanks!

Zed says ...
Aug 30, 2012 @ 4:24pm

Well, that was... odd. I think I just released the Ultimate Evil by getting all emo over an egg. Cool.

dr_soda says ...
Aug 31, 2012 @ 3:30am

I like the mechanic of trying to drop tears onto the egg while battling oncoming enemies, but I found the laser to be really useless once I discovered that the tears were harmful to the enemies as well. At that point I just cried all over everything because it's a lot easier to maneuver above the enemies and keep the direction of your shots consistent rather than having the angle of the attack change every time you reposition either yourself or the mouse.

Neat music, by the way.

alvivar says ...
Aug 31, 2012 @ 7:27pm

@dr_soda yes, that was a fail with the gameplay, i did not have the time to calibrate the impact of the tears, they were supposed to confuse the enemy a little, just a little :)

Sep 1, 2012 @ 9:48pm

Really haunting game and music. Pretty good, though the ending was bit plain, I was expecting something more. Nice job with the game though.

Spaceoff says ...
Sep 4, 2012 @ 6:24pm

My hand is sore from rapidly clicking after that. It was alright, good atmosphere and graphics, music and sounds were good too.

Overall it was nice but yeah, autofire would've made this a lot better.

Maple says ...
Sep 4, 2012 @ 6:27pm

Interesting, and weird. I didn't like having to click click click, but it was ok, and I'm a fast clicker anyway. I liked how the sprites became skewed as they turned. That was a nice effect. The sound was also nice. Also, the egg looks like a paint palette, lol. Nice job, though.

monsieur_nez says ...
Sep 4, 2012 @ 11:38pm

Ohhhhhhh really weird, I like it!! Great mood

infernet89 says ...
Sep 7, 2012 @ 9:29pm

Nice final twist! But my right button of the mouse is hating you.

Pierrec says ...
Sep 8, 2012 @ 4:00pm

The ending is a bit disapointing...but excellent mood from the beginning to the end

thewiseguy99 says ...
Sep 17, 2012 @ 11:43pm

cool idea, spooky cool sound. Liked it a lot just wish you also used the arrow keys as alternates to wasd.

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