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Tic Tactics

by youdonotexist - Jam Entry

Tic Tactics is a strategy game played on a TicTacToe board.

Objective: Capture three white spaces in a row by moving troops along the lines that form the tictactoe board while your oppononent attempts to do the same.

You can send troops by clicking one of the 4 blue spawn nodes and then dragging to one or more green nodes. Once a path has been selected (signified by a yellow line), click on one of the 4 adjacent white spaces to send a troop to that space. Clicking multiple times will send multiple troops.

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Comments

gilmore606 says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 5:03am

Really clever design!

DaveDobson says ...
May 1, 2013 @ 5:24am

Interesting idea - I had a hard time getting my guys to do what I wanted. The game crashed (all players vanished) on my second game, leaving only a yellow line. Fun, though, and fits the theme.

nimblegorilla says ...
May 1, 2013 @ 6:01am

I liked the sketch style graphics.

StMatn says ...
May 2, 2013 @ 9:20pm

Great game! The graphics look quite nice and the idea is amazing. Good work!

Prelucid says ...
May 2, 2013 @ 9:22pm

Interesting take on the concept.

oatsbarley says ...
May 2, 2013 @ 9:23pm

I love the mechanic, very clever!

Super Hamster says ...
May 12, 2013 @ 2:44am

Hello fellow tic-tac-toe variant maker. I had a diagonal 3 in a row and I lost. I'm not sure if it was programmed that way or is a bug but it is kind of bothering. The game could be a bit more intense as all I was doing was clicking as much as I could waiting for another troop to be used. But the concept was there so good job. :D

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