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

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Green Grump

by nickusername1 - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Very very basic. Arrows to move and jump. 'P' to pause. No sound or fireballs:(

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deathray says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 4:04am

I couldn't get past the first enemy. :(
But the ice and other graphics look nice.

Geoege says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 4:07am

Hi, It's a pretty nice job, need to work on graphics and other levels now. :)

thristhart says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 4:09am

Trying to be as constructive as possible. There's a lot of room for polish, so I'll just point out some things I'd like to have seen.
1) Conveyance. I only realized I was supposed to be a grinch-like character at the very end. (right? I'm not actually sure about even that). Even if just a wall of text, give me some context for my actions!
2) Jumping is far too abrupt. Add a little "float". Something that might help: vertical momentum should continue in the air, even after I've let go of the arrow keys.
3) Music! Would help make it more charming. Obviously, this isn't always possible, and I don't fault you for not including it.

Those things said, the sprite art is very charming. You make very good use of limited size. It is very obvious what everything is supposed to be (no easy task). Your platforming puzzles, though simple, were difficult enough to be entertaining for the duration.

Make more!

Manuel777 says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:45am

So.. you cant kill enemies?

crashbanito says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 11:40am

The art that is there looks pretty good. The problem is that everything is so tiny that you have to squint to make out certain objects.

nickusername1 says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 7:24pm

@Manuel777 I had to comment out the fireball code at the last minute, the collision wasn't working right.
Also, the illusion that the last four enemies kill you only holds as long as you don't touch them... oops.

De10ter says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 12:00pm

I couldn't get past the first hard jump, the one with the parallel platforms 0_o

loren says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 7:21pm

very cute graphics, really liked the parallax :)

pfirsich says ...
Dec 21, 2012 @ 10:44pm

Really nice graphics. It's a bit unfinished, but definitely not a bad foundation! Falling should feel a bit more natural (accelerated) and starting the level off with probably the hardest jumps of all is not very motivating.

Xavier says ...
Dec 24, 2012 @ 6:25am

Very slooooow. Nice background and parallax effect, but the characters are too small to see its details. Take care of the tipography

MrEvilGuy says ...
Dec 24, 2012 @ 6:48am

Green Grump is an awesome name. The jumping was super hard. I hope green grump gets home for christmas.

lotusgame says ...
Dec 24, 2012 @ 4:30pm

Well done for a 48h entry ! Too bad you can't finish the fireball ^^

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