April 26th-29th 2013 :: Theme: Minimalism

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by Saturnyn - Jam Entry

Use your trusty staff and crush your enemies !

I went for a lazy interpretation of the theme, settling for "minimalist" graphics/sound, and made an action/platformer that features 6 levels, 1 boss, and an "end game".

Enjoy !

Edit1: reuploaded a version with fixed typo

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Kortuga98 says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 5:16am

Very cool game, really nice implementation of gameplay mechanics.

bummzack says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 12:18pm

I like the style of this. The moves/animations are minimal, yet convincing. Kinda hard though :)

KevinZuhn says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 2:46pm

Using the staff is fun, especially the staff bounce.
I wish the boss telegraphed his moves a bit more. I have to get in really close to hit him, but he'll move without warning, often right into me. I died a good thirty times that way!
Endless mode is pretty cool, too, though I haven't gotten very far.

Idovoodoo says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 11:43am

Tricky but good fun, well done!

Tigrounette says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 11:51am

Fun ^^

miharbi says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 2:21pm

Really challenging yet fun. Really liked the music too.

Dew says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 7:43pm

Very funny game, and sounds match perfectly! Loves all the things you can do with the staff! Perfect for the theme!

Alink says ...
May 3, 2013 @ 12:16pm

Fun game but very hard. I tried a lot but the boss is a bit too unpredictable, sill a good boss fight too.

Yoni says ...
May 7, 2013 @ 12:06pm

Nice mechanics. The music was a bit annoying but still a fun game

Patacorow says ...
May 7, 2013 @ 12:06pm

I HATE THE BOSS! Good game!!

brookman32k says ...
May 7, 2013 @ 12:14pm

Cool game... Nice game mechanics but sometimes it was to hard for me ;) level, player and enemies are very basic (minimalistic), but the concept works fine like this.

echa says ...
May 7, 2013 @ 12:21pm

nice staff mechanics!

namuol says ...
May 8, 2013 @ 5:41am

Neat mechanics (especially the staff-jump), although I found the challenge to be less about clever use of the mechanics so much as reflexes/muscle memory. This isn't really a bad thing, but I wonder if you could have explored the mechanics a little more if there was more time.

WiseGAMER says ...
May 14, 2013 @ 11:49am

Nice game ! but it is too hard!

JonRB says ...
May 15, 2013 @ 1:57am

Finally! A game with instructions! Overall good, the music was a little repetitive but I loved the sound effects!

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