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Medieval Combat

by lubos - 48 Hour Compo Entry

You control a hero with 12 soldiers on his side. These soldiers follow your hero on the map. Your goal is to defeat 1000 enemies.

Click anywhere to move your hero.
Click on Formation button to change your formation.

Keep moving your soldiers so most of them are in combat helping each other. If your army won't move it will be destroyed much easier.

Haxe & Kha for code
Cfxr for sound
Chirp Tune for music
PS for graphics
Sublime Text 3 for coding
Audacity for sound editing

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somepx says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 2:58pm

Err... I find it interesting, I love the minimal pixel style - still I didn't get how to play, other than change formation!

Dec 16, 2013 @ 3:35pm

Damn defeated in 900 kills. I tried to keep tight formation and focused on isolated soldiers but things get progressively difficult near the end!

lubos says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 4:27pm

Thanks for feedback! @somepx: Added description. You can also control your army, which is critical to win.

lbroussal says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 5:13pm

Well done there is potential. Adrenaline is there!

bentog says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 5:54pm

I got 945 kills by clicking randomly, is that what I'm supposed to do? Interesting game. I just didn't get it: what do I have only one?

Will Edwards says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 6:02pm

Great to see haxe :). Worked great in the android browser too.

NikinCZ says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 6:54pm

Nice. Old scool graphics, old scool music. That graphics make me give you just 4*... To big pixels for me, sorry.
I especially love one dozen and one thousand idea :).
PS: My record: 798

cwkx says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 7:48pm

Really innovative real-time strategy genre, especially with the formation mechanics; lots of potential here. Great work!

xrm0 says ...
Dec 16, 2013 @ 7:52pm

So much bloood
I like the pixel art

sanojian says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 7:06am

I hope you continue developing this game. Could be great with different unit types and more formations. Great job!

lotusgame says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 3:37pm

What a blood bath :p Cool !

soy_yuma says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 7:15pm

I like the graphics, but the gameplay is too simple for my taste. +1 for using Haxe! :-)

JohnnySix says ...
Dec 18, 2013 @ 10:48pm

Haha, very fun, loved the fx and moving the units around to get the best front to attack the enemy hordes. Didn't quite make 1000 but very close. :)

Dec 19, 2013 @ 9:53pm

Interesting concept. Had trouble controlling troops to a finer extent, but overall a very solid engine and game.

mortus says ...
Dec 20, 2013 @ 7:47pm

I'm not sure if I've got a grasp on tactics of this game, but I got around 1050 kills on my first go, so I guess that makes me a junior tactician at least. :D

Loved the graphics, more realistic battle sounds and some shouts and battle cries would fit IMO, but I totally understand that it's hard to stuff all the stuff into the competition's limited time.

Lacutis says ...
Dec 21, 2013 @ 8:45am

Got 921 kills on my first try. Interesting game. I wish I could tell when my guys where close to death.

rincewind_cz says ...
Dec 21, 2013 @ 5:55pm

That was chaos :-) I realized how to play after about half minute and then just clicked almost randomly as I didn't found better strategy. Managed to get 853 of these bastards down. This blood stains make the battleground little bit chaotic though.

zatyka says ...
Dec 24, 2013 @ 4:43pm

That was fun, but I felt like my actions didn't have much meaning. Cool art style, and I appreciated the uniqueness. This has potential, so I hope you keep at it.

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