The Karma Mongersby Pavel M. Dlouhý - Jam Entry
NOTE: Use Firefox or Chrome to be able to hear the music. Thanks.
NOTE2: Yes, I know, there are still some bugs... I will try to fix them all during following days.
UPDATE3 (5/6/2015): version 1.0.3: Added support for WASD controls!
UPDATE2 (4/29/2015): version 1.0.2: Bug related to wrong boos from player distance detection has been fixed!
UPDATE1 (4/24/2015): version 1.0.1: a) Bug related to occasional wrong bullet ownership and thus bad shoot detection is fixed. b) NPC rotation is no more dependent on FPS
We made this game as a team:
Antonin Charvat - music
Pavel M. Dlouhy - programming
-=-=-=- CONTROLS, STORY and GAME OBJECTIVE -=-=-=-
CONTROLS: ARROWS (left, right, up and down) to move and MOUSE to use An Unconventional Weapon!
STORY: You are The Karma Monger. There is good and evil. Your unconventional weapon is to influence others with your beliefs. Shoot your beliefs on other Karma Mongers and enlighten the world or let the evil to poison you and stay in the hell (erm, on GAME OVER screen) for eternity.
GAME OBJECTIVE: Transform all Karma Mongers into a cyan color state (the state with very good karma).
Thanks for playing!
Feel free to contact us.
NOTE: Our game is based on Construct 2
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