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by jotaSe - Jam Entry

Hi, we couldn't finish all the game because we lost a lot of time this weekend doing another things about our responsability, but this is the core of the game, you should control the "cardumen" (shoal) clicking the screen to avoid the predators, they choose the closest command, so you have to aware of this

We only add the penguins (there are a few more predators) because it's the simplest behavior, just moving to left or right, the other predators have more complex behavior, but they are not tested yet.

We didn't use any game engine, just a new (2 months early) javascript framework ( and a AI library that I created a few weeks ago

I hope you enjoy it, Cheers.!

Credits (twitter) :
Javier Segovia @jota_segovia
Luis Fernandez @lfernandez93
Romer Vilchez

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PoQA Games says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 4:49am

It's actually pretty fun, too bad there weren't more to it :( it crashed after a replayed. Nice attempt :D

jotaSe says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 5:54am

Thx for play it :D, I guess we'll try to finish it, at least I'll try on vacations D:

vladimirdlc says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 3:39pm

I liked the idea, cool implementation of a new framework as pandajs, the game is a bit ugly thought haha, I would have loved at least a little of audio.
Looking forward to your improved versions.

javifugitivo says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 3:52pm

The idea is good, but the game needs better graphics, atmosfear and more mechanics, it's too simple, keep improving!

Udell Games says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 6:23pm

Couple of penguins got stuck on the border of the screen, but otherwise it was pretty cool!

blockbot says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 6:26pm

Enjoyable premise!

popogames says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 6:34pm

With a bit of sound this game could be a whole lot better. keep improving the concept and you got yourself a game!

May 4, 2014 @ 2:44am

Nice prototype. I'm not sure what the number on top are. They keep increasing when the penguin crash to the right wall.

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