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    December 14th-17th 2012 :: Theme: You are the Villain

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    Villain Glance - Evilion - 48 Hour Compo Entry


    Be the Villain.
    Shoot your peers.
    Be discreet.
    Be quick.
    They become suspicious.
    They feel your guilt.
    If you get caught red-handed they'll make you pay.

    WASD to move.
    Left button mouse to shoot.
    R to restart.
    M to back to menu.
    X to mute/unmute.

    Tips :

    -The red ones are suspicious, they have a larger angle of view.
    -Global suspicion increase their rotation speed.
    -You turn dark with your guilt, and they tend to look at you.

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    emveyh says ...
    Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:30pm

    Wow. That's a very creative idea :) That animation when you get caught is AWESOME! :D But ZQSD for movement? My hand hurts now :(

    Jiyko says ...
    Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:33pm

    Fantastic game. Got binding of Issac mixed with the old MGS games.

    Would make a game IOS/Andriod tablet game if you beefed it up.

    solidplasma says ...
    Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:34pm

    Was very confused by the control instructions, until I realized you meant WASD. Good fun, and looks nice. Is it possible to defeat any of your peers though?

    Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:38pm

    Why don't you just make a web version? You will lose a lot of players by not providing one. The controls are a bit awkward too on a qwerty keyboard. The idea however is very nice and it is very well presented.

    Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:39pm

    Oh just found out wasd can be used too.

    someone says ...
    Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:42pm

    That was really cool.
    Why not add an online version? it being flash.

    Evilion says ...
    Dec 17, 2012 @ 7:51pm

    xD yes sorry I just realised that I wrote ZQSD instead of WASD (french reflex !). It's fixed now.

    Yesterday the Web version (swf) had some lags so I thank it was better just providing the Windows version. But in fact I just tested it again and it seems that it's not lag too much anymore. My computer was certainly as tired as me last night ! So I added the Web version.

    Thank you for your encouraging comments !

    Casino Jack says ...
    Dec 17, 2012 @ 8:15pm

    Nice simple mechanic combined with consistent art and fitting music.

    pereubu says ...
    Dec 17, 2012 @ 9:31pm

    loved it 3:

    Dec 18, 2012 @ 5:54am

    love the death animation. I would suggest that the character be a different color or something, he gets lost in the crowd very easily.

    Evilion says ...
    Dec 18, 2012 @ 8:57am

    Yup, the point is can you easily find out who in a crowd is a villain ?

    Will Edwards says ...
    Dec 18, 2012 @ 1:08pm

    I am a very dead villain :)

    again and again and again...

    kannas says ...
    Dec 18, 2012 @ 1:09pm

    pretty neat

    berareu says ...
    Dec 18, 2012 @ 1:15pm

    Fantastic idea! And so hard too! Great work!

    stigmawall says ...
    Dec 18, 2012 @ 1:19pm

    Oooh that's a good idea. You have to continue with it.

    DustyStylus says ...
    Dec 19, 2012 @ 10:47am

    Very smart concept! Implementation is very good as well, with fun graphics and good sound. :)

    ahnt says ...
    Dec 19, 2012 @ 1:32pm

    I got stuck when I hit the left wall, otherwise quite okay game

    Lashiz121 says ...
    Dec 19, 2012 @ 1:51pm

    Thats a pretty great idea and good mechanic it took me a pretty long time to figure out how all this works but its still great

    delpes says ...
    Dec 19, 2012 @ 1:54pm

    Wow. Cool Game :) Was able to beat easy and medium. Failed on hard because my hand started to hurt :D Moved to replay folder!

    Fireblend says ...
    Dec 19, 2012 @ 1:55pm

    Nicely done! It took me a while to figure it out, but after that it was lots of fun. Pretty original concept, it seems stealth-like games are popular this time around. Great job!

    ArkadyDracul says ...
    Dec 19, 2012 @ 1:58pm

    Good entry!

    Nolan C says ...
    Dec 20, 2012 @ 7:28pm

    5 stars on mood anyway, even if I didn't quite understand what was going on.

    Bullseye8841 says ...
    Dec 22, 2012 @ 8:48pm

    Had a great deal of fun with this. Good job!

    BlockBrains says ...
    Dec 23, 2012 @ 4:34pm

    Very good game. Congratulations.

    jerrre says ...
    Dec 24, 2012 @ 12:56pm

    Very nice game! it would be nice to see a score while playing!

    Dec 24, 2012 @ 1:02pm

    Really cool. The music fits nicely.

    lotusgame says ...
    Dec 25, 2012 @ 5:47pm

    Very dirty and nasty ! Excellent :) I like the way you have to hide you for killing, walk as if nothing has happened, make a headshoot, and walk again quietly. Congrats !

    aare says ...
    Dec 26, 2012 @ 2:14pm

    Very well executed idea. I love the dead animation :P The controls of the gun are a bit irritating though.

    mmorphinee says ...
    Dec 26, 2012 @ 6:37pm

    Nice idea. Aiming is a bit hard though

    Ditto says ...
    Dec 26, 2012 @ 11:46pm

    This was very fun! Is it my computer or is there a slight lag in the crosshair? Hard game, but very fun! Great job!

    brantkings says ...
    Dec 27, 2012 @ 3:33am

    I liked the idea a lot. Took some time to understand what you should do (because the light coming from people's eyes aren't that obvious). Loved the entire urgent feel to it. It just felt strange that the game is easier with your progression, but other than that, awesome job!

    Pierrec says ...
    Dec 27, 2012 @ 12:07pm

    Very cool idea, and it just works well! I had a lot of fun, and really felt evil! I'm glad this game now exists!

    Jeremias says ...
    Dec 27, 2012 @ 2:28pm

    Rembers my of Isaac ^^

    Sometimes I aim on someone and shoot and the shot doesn't hit him. You should check, if the visual cursor meets the real cursor position :)

    Gornova says ...
    Dec 27, 2012 @ 9:10pm

    Music and graphics are awesome, but aiming is difficult to use.
    concept is really good IMHO! well done!

    Evilion says ...
    Dec 28, 2012 @ 5:17pm

    Thakns for all your awesome comments ! About the target cursor, it follows the mouse cursor, I mean it moves to the mouse cursor with a little latency instead of always being at the mouse cursor position. The shot is efficient just under the target cursor, and not just under the mouse cursor, so it's a bit hard, but intentional =3

    zenmumbler says ...
    Jan 3, 2013 @ 3:48pm

    I was often almost continuously covered in viewing arcs so I had to wait for them to disperse. Maybe start out with fewer peers and then in waves increase their number / base viewing angle?

    Jan 4, 2013 @ 12:11am

    Fun idea!

    Jan 8, 2013 @ 12:36am

    This is great. Nice one!

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