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Yellow Submarine Treasure Hunt

by Danvil - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Salvage the treasure and surface before oxygen is running out. Beware of evil tentacles!

Move your submarine with WASD. Grab treasure by lowering the hook (left mouse), grapping (middle mouse), and pulling the hook up (right mouse).

Alternative controls: Arrow keys to move and f/g/h for hook

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GresponApps says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 2:02am

Interesting.. Cool Idea!

Apr 28, 2014 @ 3:16am

Very nice ! The graphics are impressive, the fishes all moving together, the hook mechanic, really interesting !

LTyrosine says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 10:34pm

Nice game! Really liked it after learned how to control things. Would love to see it turned in a full product.


Cosine says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 10:55pm

Interesting game. I loved digging treasure out of piles of rock!

MetanoKid says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 11:12pm

It's a nice entry, although a bit clumsy with controls. Fishes are impressive, and the idea is kind of fun. Too many rocks, tho!

MrShoestore says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 11:16pm

Well Done. the sfx of the oxygen level or hull being low (the droning pulse) is a great sound. i want it.

Spaceoff says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 11:17pm

This was actually pretty awesome, loved the atmosphere in this, and the game was simple but still pretty addicting.

Could've done with a music track though

BMacIntosh says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 11:21pm

Surprising amount of fun. I thought it was awesome when the grappling hook whipped back and destroyed me :P. It does damage to you if you just pull it in too far, too, though.

BrothersT says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 12:02am

hooking mechanism was a liitle hard, but nice idea and nice mood. the arms grabbing you were really good :)

mcapraro says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 3:25am

really nice! love the mood. you could totally make this into a geat mobile game

zillix says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 4:28am

what a great atmosphere! the gameplay and graphics were pretty charming :)

Jamcount says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 12:55pm

Fun game, nice audio.

May 1, 2014 @ 2:02pm

Good atmosphere & mecanisms !

blockbot says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 2:05pm

Interesting play mechanic. Nice submission!

pragmascript says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 2:54pm

really liked this one. very atmospheric / zen-like ;)

mrbungle says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 9:47pm

Nicely stylised graphics and I like the hooking mechanism. It's a shame you can't pull the purple creatures out of the ground!

Empyrealhell says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 10:01pm

On the web version, right click keeps bringing up the context menu. It's also really hard to see what, if anything, I have grabbed until I pull it to me, especially when the gold is buried amidst rocks.

Danvil says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 11:03pm

@Empyrealhell: That seems to be a bug with :( Until I find a workaround, you can use the alternative controls: Arrow keys and F/G/H to control the hook.

Switchbreak says ...
May 2, 2014 @ 12:54am

Fun game! I got 387. The background graphics are really neat looking, though that sub could use some work.

May 2, 2014 @ 12:57am

Nice cool game. Very unique.

wdebowicz says ...
May 3, 2014 @ 5:09pm

Cool atmosphere, nice concept.

TobiasW says ...
May 10, 2014 @ 12:48pm

The hook mechanics are pretty cool, although I often grabbed a stone that was lying right next to the chests/crates. Great atmosphere!

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