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

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Battleship Texas

by Yngar - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Yeah I didn't have a lot of good gameplay ideas for this theme so I just kinda went nuts with it. The game is really short, and entirely controlled with the mouse.

All characters appearing in this work are fictitious. Any resemblance to real persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental.

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Erik Price says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 3:38am

This is the most ridiculous game I've played so far. Love the theme, well done!

Falkreon says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 3:41am

Texas flies into a Texassract, and then Texasslates into a Texasphere! The graphics are bad, I have no idea if this fits the theme, but I had fun!

vandriver says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 3:44am

yeah this is the good stuff right here. high fucking five!

Dec 17, 2012 @ 3:47am

I really enjoyed the story and the way it was presented. Definitely worth my time!

loren says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 4:23am

This was the best Texas simulator I've ever played

noKid says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 1:32pm

Weird, but I liked it :)

EatenAlive3 says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 8:56pm

This was awesome! Really weird, but awesome!

Dec 17, 2012 @ 9:58pm

Dafuq did I just play? ._.
Don't know if it fits the theme or not, but I do know I f***ing loved it :D

Winterblood says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 10:02pm

Mad as a hat full of badgers, but it kept me playing to the end :) You made 4 different games in 48 hours, you nutter!

Yngar says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 10:11pm

lol yeah I was a bit indecisive. I learned a lot about stencyl working on this game. I think I probably stuck a bit too much local Texas stuff in there, people from everywhere else probably won't get the references. Just take my word that Governor Rick Perry is kind of an asshole.

Lashiz121 says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 2:23pm

Realy love the it totally doesnt make any sense but the hell cares its an amazing game and keep up the good work

Manest says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 10:22pm

ludum dare + drug = this game

I love it

angrygeometry says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 10:25pm

fun game, love the graphics, so much.

Nolan C says ...
Dec 20, 2012 @ 8:45pm

Really funny game.

I love that map.

TyrusPeace says ...
Dec 21, 2012 @ 9:49pm

This is pretty fabulous. It just kept on getting crazier, AND there were several different types of gameplay jammed in here somehow. Nice work :)! The gameplay was admittedly basic, but I had a disturbing amount of fun piloting Battleship Texas and a good laugh to top it off.

jackspinoza says ...
Dec 22, 2012 @ 2:49am

Is Texas the villain? I really enjoyed your game, I especially liked the music. The end was great too. Smiles all round. Thanks for making it.

farmergnome says ...
Dec 22, 2012 @ 5:57am

This was totally retarded, in the best way possible, laughed the whole way.

Sestren says ...
Dec 28, 2012 @ 1:56am

Loved the crazy storyline. The little mini-games lasted just long enough to not get too boring. Overall, very entertaining!

AdricZero says ...
Dec 30, 2012 @ 3:50pm

I'm from Dallas so maybe appreciate this game more. This is definitely the wildest game I played, but satisfying to play it through to the end. Enjoyed the mini games. Also the soundtrack was great and reminded me of Planet Caravan a little. Great work.

Jan 3, 2013 @ 1:20am

Great work! Big Tex was a nice touch.

Gaeel says ...
Jan 3, 2013 @ 2:18am


ddionisio says ...
Jan 3, 2013 @ 8:07am

Having lived long enough in the US, I find this humorous. Great twist in the end!

drizzlybear says ...
Jan 4, 2013 @ 2:19am

Haha-- fun theme. I like the minigame-driven story. :)

Yngar says ...
Jan 4, 2013 @ 11:34pm

Thanks for the comments everyone. I'm glad you liked it!

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