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Ostrich: Just In Time

by dungeonsoffear - Jam Entry

A time rift has caused the past and future to become intertwined with the present. Only Ostrich can save the day.

Music can be turned off if you click the game and scroll down; it is hidden for some reason.

Sound will not work in IE because it doesn't support OGG

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Bendix says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 4:17am

I don't even know wtf is going on but that's exactly what I like.

pjimmy says ...
Aug 25, 2014 @ 1:47pm

cool :)

Aug 26, 2014 @ 12:26am

Very interesting. I couldn't get my controls to lock in on the window inside the browser, so every time I jumped, the whole page moved up? That's probably just my bad though. Very cool premise and a lot of fun.

oranebeast says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 8:23am

I don't even

Nichii says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 3:42pm

All hail the OSTRICH. Anywayz, funny game. Though the biggest problem is when i press up or space, the window scrolls down or up. It gets annoying but the game is pretty fun :D

slakhorn says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 5:36pm

Whoever makes it further than the first couple obstacles deserves an award.

Aug 26, 2014 @ 6:14pm

Hi everyone, thanks for playing our game.

If I find the time, I will put some event.preventDefaults() in the code to prevent all the scrolling issues people are having. I did not consider how it would play different on GameJolt than just as its own page.

PaperBlurt says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 9:37am

So ostriches are really a fad now in games? Good going and fun too!

Ofursnati says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 11:20am

I got the same issue with controls where it moves the whole page when I press up key. Nice game.

xrm0 says ...
Sep 1, 2014 @ 10:42am

You should stop the key event from reaching the page, everytime the ostrich jumps the browser scrolls vertically.

badlydrawnrod says ...
Sep 7, 2014 @ 3:09pm

It kept losing focus as I jumped, making it very tricky to play. Unless you are intending both the keyboard and mouse to be used at once.

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