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

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by Polar - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Please have pity on me - for reasons explained in the Readme, I only had half a day on this game. That doesn't mean don't give poor ratings if they are deserved, just that you should actually press the 'P' button to look at my limited pixel art.

Anyways, here's a taster of what the plot *should* have been -

'They locked you away here years ago. No food, no water - just 6 game machines. But a wise man once said life is fun and games. They locked you away here once for trying to end all life - but maybe with the machines here you can find the secret to all games, and use this secret to destroy all games, and therefore fun and life itself. Only then will you finally be free of this digital prison. Good Luck.'

It's a Jar file, and should run on any computer. If it doesn't, tell me. And yes, I should be shot for this atrocity (only joking, please don't kill me!)

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char68 says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 4:42am

I was able to run the game, but no matter what I do it seems to remove the main character anytime I press the spacebar. I figured that the purpose isn't just to move in the small small with the arrow keys, but the readme doesn't give any further explanation in regards to the gameplay..maybe I'm missing something?

xandy says ...
Dec 19, 2012 @ 2:41am

spacebar only lets the main character disappear :(

raincole says ...
Dec 19, 2012 @ 6:38pm

I have been... drawn into an arcade?!

mcc says ...
Dec 20, 2012 @ 5:58am

i bumped up your score a point because i had fun cycling through your pixel art :)

Spelchan says ...
Dec 23, 2012 @ 6:23pm

The readme file was entertaining. I do hope you have learned to save frequently. Once you learn that lesson you can then discover the joy of a code repository like git which not only lets you recover from disaster but lets you undo mistakes by letting you revert back to an earlier state.

Defr├Ąg says ...
Dec 27, 2012 @ 9:37pm

The screenshots are a pretty accurate representation of the game.

SuperDisk says ...
Dec 31, 2012 @ 9:16pm

I'm not really sure why you submitted this.

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