December 13th-16th 2013 :: Theme: You Only Get One

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by syawqy - Jam Entry

control :

move using mouse

left click to shoot

left click on the ship / space key to enter slow motion

when in slow motion click anywhere to launch your hook

plot :

you're escaping black hole using a small space ship, that eventually will be sucked by black hole, but you won't give in, because you have ultimate space powered hook that can grab other ship and take control of it.

so you must use other ships that flying around you to continue escaping black hole, watch out for debrises that are flying toward you. your ship will wreck in an instant if you hit by debrises

music credit :

tactical pursuit by matthew pablo

tools :

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Robinerd says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 8:36am

I like it! Nice style, but is it really allowed to use pre-made / public domain music in a compo entry? Any way, good work on this game! :)

onemoar says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 8:41am

Really fun idea, made me laugh while playing :)

Kettlecorn says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 9:09am

Fun! Old-school crunchy noises are always pleasing.

syawqy says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 9:13am

thanks for reminding me Robinerd
now moved to jam entry

embero says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 10:09am

Like it a lot, cool gameplay idea!
And it haz grappling hookz!!

anvoz says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 12:14pm

Really fun to play, nice and simple.

chardish says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 5:40pm

I liked this a lot. The hijack mechanic is very interesting and made me wonder why there were even normal guns in the game. Would be cool if the different ships had different strengths/weaknesses so there were different reasons to pick them.

syawqy says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 2:26am

yeah, I'm thinking about that too, but in the end, what make them different just amount of ammo they hold, if you notice a number in left down corner, that's show how much ammo your ship has

WiseGAMER says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 8:09pm

Good and lovely game but I fail to find a connection to the theme.

Diptoman says ...
Dec 18, 2013 @ 10:03am

Nice art style and very fun, and it's always refreshing to see a space shooter with something different. Good work!

ChuiGum says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 1:44am

Nice art, and nice music. Fun too!

kcpunk666 says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 5:51am

Old School feel. good job

JaymeeMak says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 6:05am

While this doesn't seem to clearly match the theme, grabbing new ships like this is a pretty interesting and fun mechanic, and the gameplay pacing seems good. One thing to note: when I die by reaching the bottom of the screen, at least for me, I am still able to grab new ships, even after the game over message appears. Good job!

finefin says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 9:13am

a nice little shmup. the ship switching is working good and adds something different to the genre. well done!

fizzhog says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 2:47pm

The hook is a really nice idea.

michail says ...
Dec 20, 2013 @ 1:14am

Really cool and fresh idea. The slowdown also works very well and makes it easier to effectively use the hook. But the connection with the theme seems a bit loose.

glovecat says ...
Dec 20, 2013 @ 11:09am

Nice game. The hook makes this space shooter better than the others :D

CatOnMars says ...
Dec 20, 2013 @ 11:12am

Really nice music! I like the grapple design too!.

GaTechGrad says ...
Dec 21, 2013 @ 6:43pm

Nice gameplay. I liked the concept of hooking onto new ships to proceed, but it was hard to figure out how to use the hook. My best score was 5092.

ViliX says ...
Dec 28, 2013 @ 1:15pm

This game is fun to play.
4/5 for fun.

sekaru says ...
Jan 4, 2014 @ 11:51am

Loving the ship grabbing mechanic!

Jan 4, 2014 @ 8:18pm

The game was really fun and i liked the idea for it.

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