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by nurabsal - 48 Hour Compo Entry

EDIT: updated web link to Kongregate to deal with bandwidth issues

Finished my first ever compo entry! Huzzah?! An extremely short point and click adventure game written in flash pro. Graphics in Paint with a smidge of photoshop. Music thrown together in FLStudio (glad I had time for music).

Spaceman and Floatybot are zipping through space when their ship gets nailed by an asteroid!!! They crash on some planet??? What now!!!

1. The art
2. The plot
3. The gameplay
4. The resolution
5. Enthusiasm from the only character with a speaking role


I'm here to answer any questions. It worked fine when I ran it a billion times but I'm sure it's still going to break.

Uploaded FLA but its kinda fat due me being an amateur. Really can't wait to play all the games! I'm stoked!

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NiftyLlama says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 1:14am

Short, sweet, and to the point. Plus a sarcastic robot. I like it.

ryuurei says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 1:29am

Robot reminds me quite a bit of GLaDOS. Fun to read. Nice chip-tune music.

TheThirdOne says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 2:12am

I like the robot. It was fairly easy to figure out how to play but it could have been easier.

daniel says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:19am

Cool little game :)
Peace out, space dude

bobo72a says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:35am

I love the colors. Good work.

roaet says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:36am

Love it.

pjchardt says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:36am

I enjoyed the music and the dialogue. Nice level of polish and cohesiveness for a game made in 48 hours.

RichardMarks says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:37am

Consider me impressed.

notajetski says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:40am

love that ending music!

acronaut says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:40am

Neat little bite-sized adventure, I was a bit lost after triggering light-sequences and get the item.
I like consistent color theme and overall map (feels like Lucasarts' "Dig" in that kind of premise..)

Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:41am

Best game ever.

qdowngames says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:46am

Quite enjoyable.

Mark Hildreth says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 3:51am

Found the font a little hard to read. Also, couldn't figure out what to do at the "Turn on the right cores" part. I figured I had missed something on the intro dialogue, but I don't think I could go back, so I had to restart. I think the graphics and audio worked very well together, though, it set a great mood!.

FuzzyWuzzie says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 4:01am

Great point & click adventure! Short'n'sweet!

Cybearg says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 4:36am

Nice music, but personally it seemed way too loud compared to the sound at the beginning of the game.

I really liked the aesthetic. The graphics looked very appealing, but I wish more would have been done with it. As it stands, this is a collection of very simple and not particularly fun minigames with gaps filled by terrible puns and bizarrely forced dialog. If this had been made into an adventure game with logic puzzles, I think it could have worked very well. As it stands, the gameplay is basically non-existent, and in my opinion gameplay is very important for a game.

Please don't take it too harshly, because I really like the look of it all. I just think that something more interesting should have been done with it.

Apr 29, 2013 @ 5:29am

I especially liked the graphics and sound!

gizmo says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 5:54am

very moody and great artstyle! i love it..

lpcustom says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 6:23am

Reminds me of the humor of Space Quest. Great work! Rated very high.

Jonatron says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 6:45am

A fun little adventure game. Good to see a HTML5 game out there.

unclejunkie says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 7:50am

Cute sweet thingy, I liked it, good job!

San says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 12:15pm

Best game i've played in this LD!

Apr 29, 2013 @ 12:27pm

Wow. <3

hissssssssss says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 2:04pm

I love how much is contained in this tiny package. You have a beginning, middle, and end, a structure, puzzles, a hub area, and even a credit roll...it's like you put in juuuuuust enough of everything to make it feel like a bite-sized version of a full adventure game.

GertJohnny says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 6:42pm

Definitely gave me a Space Quest vibe at first - I like it.

zitheker says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 8:59pm

this is a little funny game. i like the text and the music. Though, i think she's a little too loud. Good work for a first LD

Apr 29, 2013 @ 9:41pm

Looking nice, but a bit on the small side... :) Music was a little loud, but the game is cool!

spolvid says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 9:53pm

Holy crap this music is great.

sparkleswirl says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 10:29pm

Love the dialogue, and the variety. Great game.

Sestren says ...
May 4, 2013 @ 12:09am

I rather liked the ending music. The green hue to everything looked nice, too.

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