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Gravity Beams & Evaporating Stars: The Game

by dextero - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Windows: Compiling sources under VS2012 doesn't work out of the box on sources from github, so I hope I didn't forget to add something to the zip.

Linux: The package contains SFML2.1 .so libraries, but it needs openal/sndfile libs as well - for Ubuntu, they can be found in default repositories. In case of problems you can download sources and compile the game with cmake - there's an instruction in the repository, it should be pretty straightforward.

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Endurion says ...
Aug 30, 2014 @ 7:06pm

Nice idea!

Even with the instruction screen it's not clear that you need to change meteors trajectory to make them fly into your star. Do not try to collect them with the Earth planet :)

suve says ...
Sep 5, 2014 @ 9:17am

Controls are hard, but the gameplay is very enjoyable. Needs some more polish - it's possible to move outside the screen and there's no negative point limit - but other than that, it's a very nice, complete and pleasant entry.

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