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Black Beam Blaster

by Xgor - Compo Entry

Get ready for a gun that can destroy everything*
It's the new B.B.B. (Black Beam Blaster)!
Now nothing will stop you!

Pretty short game but because I only used half of the time I had I'm glad I got this much done. If there is enough intrest I do a post compo version.

WebGL caused some glitches so Web is Unity web player.

Also some of images are sliighy out of date. Made the finished game darker.

*Everything exept for Diamond

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stoarch says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 8:00am

Good game. And puzzling as minecraft is. Make your way around obstacle. Cheers.

OadT says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:38am

Nice idea, funny end :D Puzzles are more varying than I thought at the beginning, good work!

Azure_Kyte says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:42am

Well now. This was cool. Used a couple of interesting mechanics and linked them together nicely. Good job. Grabbing the System time and month was a nice little touch for the security cameras, although I'm not quite sure how we set one up so close to the core of the Earth. :3

Ilseroth says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:43pm

Fun game. Simple as that. Simple well executed presence and an extremely cute ending. GG

Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:45pm

Great, Looks Amazing!

haveric says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:47pm

The screen shaking was annoyingly excessive, but the weapon mechanic was actually pretty interesting and fun to use. I think with some enemies or more puzzle mechanics, this could be expanded upon quite nicely.

killthealias says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:49pm

Holy crap, that was really hilarious and awesome!

Apr 20, 2015 @ 3:50pm

The screenshake was a little too strong for my taste... That's all the criticism I got. Well done.

Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:08pm

Loved the music and the main character! :)

Cool use of allowing the player to reach the goal by destroying the walls, I thought it gave a few new perspectives!

I had some issues sometimes that if I had damaged the floor at a door I couldn't get through the door.

Great game and good luck! :)

bace1000 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 5:16pm

Audio seemed to break when I died. Really, really fun game though! Wish there were more levels..!

Junber says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 6:31pm

Cool game. Liked the idea and especially the screen shake. momentum effecting seemed a bit strange cause you could infinitly up when you went up before but when you where falling when you start firing you wont go up at all still very fun.

IDidGame says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 6:34pm

a good concept nicely executed, well done!

Mano says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 7:16pm

Kool interesting idea. Wish there were more levels. Sometimes it's hard to get momentum from the BBB.

Tijn says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 7:21pm

Others have said just about everything already, but I really like the way this game looks and the puzzles are cool too. Well done!

Chibougamau says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:09pm

hmmmm, the Unity Web Player link points to file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/Dropbox/Public/WebBBB/WebBBB.html ?!?

Xgor says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 9:13pm

Ah sorry. Fixed the link now.

Lukbebalduke says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 12:44am

Nice idea! I really liked your game. But the game is a little short =(

Good job =D

anokta says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 4:22am

it was really fun, just finished it! :) the second weapon mechanic was a really nice addon too, i believe there is definitely a potential to extend the idea into a full-length game!

Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:28pm

At first a liked the chance to clear everything with the BBB. After using the weapon tu push mysefl... I felt in love with this game! One of the best compo games so far!

Hatsome says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:29pm

Fun mechanic, the shooting sound was a little too loud.

babilounet says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:31pm

Good game !

HotBoxGames says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:48pm

Really nice. That black beam really kicks some ass! Nice mechanics and jumping use with the beam - couldn't resist destroying the core of course! :)

Noticed it says "Black Beam Blaser" in the menu?

Overall a great little play, great job! :D

Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:27pm

Great entry. Love the ending. :)

AtomicVikings says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:28pm

Fun, but lacks flavor. Enjoyed! :)

Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:18am

Nice little puzzle/platformer. The audio and visuals for the gun make it feel as powerful as the text describes it.

GAFBlizzard says ...
Apr 26, 2015 @ 9:01pm

A level restart button ('R'?) would be nice, but you can kill yourself off the bottom of the level so that's okay.

The beam is fun to use, satisfying railgun feel. I destroyed the earth instead of winning though. =(

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