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by Travis Irby - Jam Entry


Control your astronaut with the a,s,d keys or arrow keys. Space bar is upwards thrust. Click with your mouse while hold a harpoon to throw it in that direction.

ONCE A HARPOON TRAIL turns red, you will die if you touch it. While it's blue you are safe. Pickup harpoons by moving over them.

The game is multiplayer. I HAVE DONE NO TESTING. This is my first multiplayer game attempt and there are bugs.

You should be randomly connected to a level with up to 4 other people in it. If you are alone, try refreshing...

** Chrome seems to have issues connecting at times.. Firefox is working better for me.**

Thanks in advance for checking it out! :)

Created solo in Unity3d 4.31 using Tasharen TNet for the multiplayer.

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GaTechGrad says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 4:01am

I really liked the graphical effect of the harpoon trail. I did see one other person in game, but I couldn't determine how to keep score.

30dogs says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 6:10pm

It will probably be hard to find someone to play against, but it looks like it could be fun.
The harpoon trail looks nice. It took me a bit to figure out the movement controls. Turns out it's just Up/Down/Left/Right movement, but I'm not sure why you have to use [Space] instead of [W] to move up.

BeardoGames says ...
Dec 18, 2013 @ 10:32pm

Whoa, multiplayer is super ambitious for a jam game! Loved the art, loved the harpoon effect, excellent work!!

blackmagic says ...
Dec 20, 2013 @ 12:51pm

don't work for me.
Too bad !

ahnt says ...
Dec 20, 2013 @ 3:28pm

I get a connection refused ...

mmickyman says ...
Dec 26, 2013 @ 11:18pm

I played it alone sadly. A lot of cool things : the background music, the shooting effect of the harpoon, the low-gravity moves. Not bad.

havana24 says ...
Jan 1, 2014 @ 8:48pm

I've tried it opening more pages at the same time... it works! Good job!
PS: remember to rate other games to get other reviews! I think that's why you've only 5 reatings!

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