August 23rd-26th 2013 :: Theme: 10 Seconds
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The Lonely Sentry - namrog84 - 48 Hour Compo Entry
The Lonely Sentry: 10 Seconds of Love
The Sentry requires love fuel to power its rockets.
Sadly The Sentry can only find small capsules that provide 10 seconds of fuel.
Help the Sentry find the Grand Heart and have unlimited fuel to find his lost friends!
Controls are WAD or Arrow keys
Press R to restart if you die or get stuck
In executable jar, you can maximize window too! Far better performance than html5 port!
Poorly made video of the game start to finish(Its very laggy though :(
Thanks Everyone! I hope you enjoy!
Adam "namrog84" Gorman
Made with LibGDX, Paint.net, bfxr, tone matrix, Incredibox, and ???
NOTE: If you use the html5 version(Which I don't recommend) and you can't reach the top of the map(that says "FLY UP")(run out of fuel) The issue is lag, you should be using the executable jar version of the game, of the 10 computers and friends have tested, there is usually 3 seconds of fuel left. However if your computer is running laggy or low frame rates(due to streaming/video recording) you will likely at best make it there with -1 fuel(e.g. you won't make it there)
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