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

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Godio the Trickster

by scorder - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Second Ludum Dare.

If you ever wonder what to do, press "SPACE"

Since this is a HTML5 game, it seems you are better off trying it out with Chrome.
This is confirmed on my laptop where Firefox is choppy and without any sound...

I was not very happy with my entry last time, a lot of time was lost getting used to the language and libraries.
This time too, I wanted to get a feeling for another technology. And I ended up losing go much time in the same way. So here it is, as good and bad as it is :D

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#375Audio2.39
#590Fun2.32
#606Graphics2.27
#614Overall2.52
#640Humor1.75
#675Theme2.30
#689Mood2.00
#709Innovation2.00
#867Coolness39%

Comments

supermaximo93 says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 7:46pm

Nice work! It was a bit frustrating due to the slow movement, but I think there's potential. Just try make the movement more fluid, it'll help a lot. I want to feel like a ninja when playing these kind of games :)

loren says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 6:47pm

I liked the grabbing spots and overall gameplay. Speed didn't bother me much, it felt like it was more precise, at least to me. Nice job!

Cosmologicon says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 11:11pm

Is there a trick to getting past the third pit? I've tried like 10 times now.

scorder says ...
Dec 19, 2012 @ 10:18am

Thanks for your comments!

I have had quite a nightmare understanding how the collision engine of Crafty works, so there are still issues here.

Specifically, you will be able to step completely off the platform before you fall.
That's the trick for the last pit; you have to jump at the very last moment, and do the "double-jump" near at the highest point, and you will be able to grab on the opposite ledge.

robashton says ...
Dec 19, 2012 @ 11:36am

The jumping was a little bit slow - and it took me a second to work out you could double jump - I wasn't able to get past that final put on the first level thogh

chrismwaite says ...
Dec 19, 2012 @ 12:47pm

Nice little game. I love the ledge grab - very impressive.

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