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One-Shot Goldy

by zbegra - Jam Entry

One-Shot Goldy is a 2D Sidescrolling shoot-em-up with 1 sling shotting bullet. 1 life. Can you make it through? You only get one.

Goldy wakes up in a nightmare, And He has lost all but one of his magical balls.

This is my first attempt at doing a HTML5 game, most of the time went into learning things, but in the end I'm quite satisfied.

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aayars says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 12:57am

Not bad! I didn't get very far, but I really liked the sharks.

j_stirk says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 2:02am

Pretty fun to play around with, and quite a challenge. Not sure if something's up with the collision detection on some enemies, or if I'm just a lousy player (likely the latter).

drnick says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 11:49pm

I don't know why you made the canvas so big if your graphics are pixelated, it couldn't run smoothly here. Otherwise very nice.

philhassey says ...
Dec 31, 2013 @ 5:13pm

Nice pixely sharks! Also nice fullscreen mode!

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