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by Doublecaster - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Colosseum is simple 2D game. Your target is to defeat all the enemies and get enough credits to unlock new gladiators. Every so often your movement and weapon skill will be randomized.

Controls: WASD to move and Arrow keys to use weapon. Select with space and pause/back is esc.

If the game doesn't work try updating your Java to Java 7.

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henrykun says ...
Apr 29, 2013 @ 9:36pm

Nice game!, cool idea, it get harder with the time :) but that's good.

Neten says ...
May 1, 2013 @ 4:43am

I like the randomization and upgrade systems.

Super Hamster says ...
May 1, 2013 @ 4:44am

It gives an error saying unsupportedclassexception. But I code in Java as well so high-five!

infinitedog says ...
May 1, 2013 @ 2:52pm

Hardcore and awesome. I like the randomness of the game and I like.... I like the whole game guy, nice work.

Super Hamster says ...
May 1, 2013 @ 3:38pm

Yeah, I think I have Java 6 so I'll update it this weekend and play it.

henrykun says ...
May 1, 2013 @ 4:52pm

Sorry for the resolution thing, could you please take a look at this version:

henrykun says ...
May 1, 2013 @ 4:55pm

And sorry for using your comments for that

gmaker says ...
May 1, 2013 @ 6:31pm

i did't understand much(

shohs says ...
May 1, 2013 @ 8:46pm

Pretty cool game! I liked the randomization, it kept things different (and difficult). It would have been cool if there were more weapons and a sound when you got hit, but besides that, good job.

Prudiiarca says ...
May 2, 2013 @ 7:06pm

You did well! Your idea of random movement and weapons is really cool. As far as i played everything went smooth (after downloading java 7).

PS: would you (or someone else) be so kind to explain, how i can link a html file placed in dropbox to get direct access (dl.dropboxuserconent) instead of creating a download link?

Aceria says ...
May 3, 2013 @ 8:00am

Aargh... Flipped controls melt my brain!

That was fun! Good job :)

Blinked says ...
May 4, 2013 @ 12:23am

Very nice. Pretty hard game, but good :)

Covenant says ...
May 4, 2013 @ 10:13am

Very cool idea! Good job!

Yakka says ...
May 4, 2013 @ 10:25am

Many good ideas, especially the randomization of the deplacement mode. Not enough feedbacks when loosing HP.

HelkeGames says ...
May 4, 2013 @ 10:39am

Nice game, well done!

delfino says ...
May 5, 2013 @ 4:07pm

This was awesome! Had a lot of fun, still need to get 500 credits to get the last guy, can't wait to see who it is. (I really want to be a purple circles, *fingers crossed*)

WiseGAMER says ...
May 6, 2013 @ 4:06pm

Nice game! I really loved how simple and fun it is.

Ernyz says ...
May 6, 2013 @ 4:12pm

"Blue is a legendary gladiator. He has never fought a match." that made me laugh :D idea is great, i like games with rpg elements and when things are random :)

May 8, 2013 @ 10:33pm

Ehhhh... what did I just play...?!? :)

Kvisle says ...
May 8, 2013 @ 11:19pm

This is incredibly hard.

May 12, 2013 @ 10:37pm

Interesting randomization system, it was fun to play :)

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