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Mr. Puff

by PohyCZ - Jam Entry

Welcome to the Sea, where you, Mr. Puff, are the predator! Well, not exactly, your boss is the predator, but you are the most dangerous fish right after him. Your job is to assassinate the fish he doesn't like, but you have to do it in time. And beware the policemen!

Objective:
Kill as many fish as you can. The fish you have to kill are displayed in the top right corner of the screen.
Your score is in the bottom right and how much time you have left is in the top left, but i'm sure, you can figure that out!

Controls:
Left mouse button: dash
Right mouse button: puff

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Ratings

Coolness57%
#541Graphics(Jam)3.24
#663Audio(Jam)1.50
#801Fun(Jam)2.63
#803Overall(Jam)2.87
#815Humor(Jam)2.23
#817Mood(Jam)2.61
#828Theme(Jam)2.86
#842Innovation(Jam)2.45

Comments

lordxam says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:34am

Game need sounds , overall normal =)

Qui says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:08am

Simple concept, but surprisingly very fun. I agree: some sounds could improve your game a lot!

Frozen Stick says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:14am

Nice game.Good graphics.But I have no idea why my time drops every time I kill a fish

phi says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:36am

Simple is good. :)

I like the controls, and the slow motion mode is awesome! It's a solid, working concept, but there seems to be no increase in difficulty at all (or have I missed something?). That would be nice to have in a post-compo version, if you decide on making one. Anyways, great work!

Druid says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 2:53pm

Funny little game :D

DeadFragment says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 3:01pm

Very simple idea but executed well. The graphics are quite nice and it's very smooth to control. Could do with some more game play elements to make it more replayable though.

-Hando

Teesquared says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 3:28am

Looks great. Dash effect is cool. The fish in the UI sometimes blend into the real fish. Movement of Mr. Puff seems off a bit when near the mouse otherwise the movement works well. Fun game.

BabaJaga says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 2:59pm

Why is there time penalisation for killing fish? do you have to kill only certain types or something?

Ohter than that great colorful graphics and funny simple gameplay

eemmbbeerr says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 5:58pm

This game knows what it wants to do and does it well. First thing I would add is a clear difficulty curve: ended my playing at 75 point because I felt like I could do it forever.

sP0CkEr2 says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 1:23am

graphics were nice but the mechanics were weak - very confusing which fish to get because there are sooo many on the screen - nice effort

Kardamom says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 9:45am

For me the game crashes and gets blocked by Avast after about 40s of gameplay....

Zayron says ...
May 4, 2015 @ 8:19pm

Nice just. I just wish the kill list was in a box or something. I would sometimes swim to that trying to kill them lol.

Marek Lisý says ...
May 11, 2015 @ 4:07pm

Nice game, just a bit unfinished, the pixel art background doesn't come along with the fish art, the score is invisible and changing sizes, it's hard to tell what to do at first and even after reading I sometimes wasn't sure why I lost some time when I killed the right fish. Still I think you did a good job and without those "bugs" the game could be pretty slick!

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