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by coding_all_night - Jam Entry

My first ever game and first entry in LD. This is a simple "minimal" space invaders clone written in C++ using SFML [free multimedia C++ API]. Arrow keys to move and spacebar to shoot. At this point there is only an OSX build and one simple level but it has been a fun learning experience!

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netmute says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 5:36pm

Sound and graphics were neat, but I had absolutely to chance in ever winning that ;)

rab236 says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 5:38pm

It fails to open for me. I'm on OS X 10.7.5

Apr 29, 2013 @ 9:48pm

Thanks for the feedback guys. If I get some time (working) I'll make it a little easier and do a build for 10.7

tacograveyard says ...
Apr 30, 2013 @ 1:51am

Congrats on your first LD! Looking forward to the 10.7 version. I too made an OS/X game.

Apr 30, 2013 @ 7:04am

Hopefully the 10.7 build works now. I think the 10.7 build is slightly easier than the 10.8 build as the alien's top speed is a little slower.

May 2, 2013 @ 3:19pm

Looks nice! Will there be some Windows (32bit) version? :)

Polar says ...
May 2, 2013 @ 6:32pm

Quite nice and simple (unlike some other games here) but it was a bit short - it would have been nice if there was some simple level system (maybe extra ships/quicker ships?)

May 3, 2013 @ 6:28am

Thanks. Definitely would have liked to have a bit of a level system but I ran out of time. I'm busy trying to implement selection sort in x86 assembly for an assignment ;)

lorancou says ...
May 3, 2013 @ 9:59am

I don't have a mac :/

Mikel says ...
May 3, 2013 @ 10:44am

Nice, you have to kill them very fast, but it can be done :-)

daniel2357 says ...
May 9, 2013 @ 2:38pm

Don't have OS/X

Hellequin says ...
May 20, 2013 @ 3:46pm

Nice game, well done!

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