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Grid War

by zeoverlord - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Simple and quick game to make, just try to get the red cubes while avoiding the blue ones.

This game was made on a win 7 machine with nvidia graphics hardware and i don't have other hardware to test one, but this game should be pretty stable.

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biscuitdough says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 7:53am

It wont run on my machine, think you're missing the C++ redistributable .dll. "MSVCP120.dll is missing from your computer" is the error I get.

Devtactics says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 8:27am

Couldn't run. :( Clicked on the .exe and it gave me this error:

"The program can't start because MSVCP120.dll is missing from your computer."

I'm using Windows 7.

jongtao says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 8:29am

It reminds me of Robotron. I kind of wished there was a little more action than moving around a 2d grid in space, though.

ParaPup says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 9:06am

MSVCP120.dll is missing :V got an issue. Let me know when it is fixed <3

zeoverlord says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 12:43am

uploaded a new version with the missing dll, i hope that works, will test it on another computer tomorrow.

Dec 22, 2013 @ 5:39am

Great game. My highest score so far is 12. Thought it was funny that I too have a grid based game where you play as a cube, although in mine you have to avoid the red cubes. I think with some more variety in the actions the player can take this could become really really interesting. A good example of how a solid prototype can be a fun demonstration of a simple mechanic.

local minimum says ...
Jan 1, 2014 @ 6:48pm

Really nice little puzzle. Got to score 16, suppose it's not super-much but it got a bit crowded and crazy there. Fun though. A technical comment, it would have been nice with a window so the game could be moved and a quit-button inside the game.

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mmickyman says ...
Jan 3, 2014 @ 12:51am

Managed to make a high score of 15, that thing is very enjoyable !

FrederickK says ...
Jan 5, 2014 @ 12:50pm

Very cool! Remembered me of the snake games, similar objective and similar progression of difficulty.
Simple but efficient.
Good job!

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