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by rykounanba - Jam Entry

A tamagotchi game made with haxe.

Installation help:
- unpack the whole game at the place you want it.
- go to the bin folder, open the ludum dare swf.

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Perry says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 11:23am

Could you please put up a guide on how to play the game. I have no idea how to open the game, I have tried putting the .swf into my browser, but I just get a blank page.

HelkeGames says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 3:13pm

Nice game, I found the idea very interesting and innovative ;)

lanz says ...
May 2, 2013 @ 8:56pm

Can't run, same as Perry...

someone says ...
May 2, 2013 @ 9:06pm

I am also getting a blank screen.

KEFIR says ...
May 2, 2013 @ 9:09pm

Reminds me one of my first games :) Cute!

aeveis says ...
May 2, 2013 @ 9:12pm

Not sure what the clock is there for and what some of the objects do, like the briefcase. It is a cute game though.

BrainSlugs83 says ...
May 2, 2013 @ 11:54pm

Same here, just a blank screen -- also -- if it's an .swf why did you label it as Windows only?

May 3, 2013 @ 6:26pm

That was weird but the idea is good. To people who can't play the file: you must extract the zip first, it won't work if you try to execute from the zip itself.

Jellycakes says ...
May 4, 2013 @ 8:48pm

Pretty cool. I liked it, it was bit confusing. But I'm glad the horse had no legs when it slept. Good job

rykounanba says ...
May 6, 2013 @ 6:54pm

The problem with blank screen should be fixed when you extract the game. If not please hit me up because I screwed something up. We could have done much to make it less confusing, but my partner in crime was highly frustrated as it was her first time working on a game. Thanks for all the feedback!

Jorjon says ...
May 6, 2013 @ 7:38pm

The game resolution is is fixed to 1920x1080, so those using laptops can't play at all. Also, there are no instructions of what icon do what.

May 6, 2013 @ 7:41pm

I also got only a blank page, Win7 with Chrome (the game is extracted). Just opening in Chrome didn't work.

naughtyloose says ...
May 6, 2013 @ 8:33pm

couldn't get this to work.

ovenchips says ...
May 6, 2013 @ 10:08pm

Tried dropping the SWF into IE, Chrome and FF. No luck I'm afraid.

rykounanba says ...
May 8, 2013 @ 12:40pm

I tried using it in my browser itself and it gives problems. Thanks for showing me this problem. I always run it as a shockwave flash, never trough the browser. Doing that would solve the problem. I think the problem with the browser lies in the NME loader class and needs the browser loader class in haxe. Also the resulotion is fixed to 1920 X 1080 currently but using the native flash you are capable to fit it to your resolutions. I tested this on another pc.

May 9, 2013 @ 7:04pm

Same problem. Blank screen.

Sheep says ...
May 13, 2013 @ 11:10am

It's a fun idea, it fits the theme. But I can't see any progess in the game, like how my pet is doing.

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