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Dissolution: The Lessening

by SpitefulFox - Jam Entry

Use WASD or Arrow Keys to move, Spacebar to swing your sword, and Left Shift to launch a fireball. Don't die.

Credits:

Tyler Smith aka LoadsOfMana
Jeremy Diamond aka SpitefulFox
Nathan Lewis aka GreenNinja

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Ratings

#290Audio(Jam)2.86
#391Fun(Jam)2.57
#392Graphics(Jam)2.76
#462Overall(Jam)2.62
#485Theme(Jam)2.52
#485Innovation(Jam)2.14
#1659Coolness33%

Comments

john_conder9 says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 3:17am

Well I enjoyed it but not enough to make it to a boss. I kept dying and enemies took SO long to kill. I'm not sure if it's supposed to take that long to progress off one screen? It feels like I should have been getting stronger or something, because the part I kept dying on (one eye, 3 yellow guys) took forever. The fireball almost doesn't even feel worth using other than as a knockback because it does such little damage, and attacking with the sword is clunky and isn't fun.

But, other than that, the game looks cool and chances are I'm just bad at it (and/or I'm too impatient for your game, whichever one :P.) The boss fight looks really cool, almost want to go back and try to get to it but I think the cool-factor would be ruined by the slow pace of the game :x Overall, nice job though!

domrein says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 3:28am

wtf did I just play? Enemies were pretty hard. Actually kind of fun game though. I'd up the crazy and make progression a little bit faster.

Crowbeak says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 3:42am

The controls are a bit clunky. >_<

zanzindorf says ...
May 4, 2013 @ 2:48am

That was fun, but I couldn't get past the third wave of enemies. I kept on getting cornered off screen and mauled to death. I liked the eyeball sound effect. I made me smile :D

daniel2357 says ...
May 4, 2013 @ 7:20am

Pretty hard game , but it was fun.

Natedog9145 says ...
May 19, 2013 @ 4:52am

Very,very,very hard game. But quite fun. Can be frustrating but if you prevail, you will find yourself having a lot of fun.

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