Ludum Dare 34 — December 11th-14th, 2015 — Theme Tied: Two Button Controls, Growing

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Puff' n Go

by DonEngland - Jam Entry

Navigate your puffer fish through the obstacles. Collect sucker fish to increase the multiplier on your score, but watch out. The sucker fish will make it harder to swim.

Solo project, created all code, art, and sound within the jam.

Two button controls:
Swim: w, up
Puff: s, down

Visual Studio
Blender (for faster sucker animation, and tiling obstacle)
Earl Grey (hot tea)

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ohmmus says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 8:19pm

Fun game! I felt kinda sorry for the pufferfish for getting all those suckerfish on it. But hey, high scores are at stake. =p

Multiplexor says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 9:21pm

Cool! Flappy bird with a twist! I like how both mechanics are mixed, and the art is quite nice too! A background music would have been great tough :) Keep up the good work!

alexrus07 says ...
Dec 15, 2015 @ 10:45pm

Neat implementation of the Flappy Bird formula with additional elements. Could use some music :(

Troma says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 12:07am

Sound is annoying ;s

CalmKai says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 2:13am


LavWa says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 2:45am

Hahah nice little game, cool use of the themes :)

OberynMartell says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 2:48am

Nice take on the theme! I suck at this kind of game though! My highest score was 7... =/
Nice mechanics, I liked what you did with the suckerfishes, really clever. Congrats!

Tasgardyen says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 8:17am

Good implementation of Flappy Birds mechanics, but a little too slow..

jeff says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 8:17am

Quite difficult but a very nice game!

jcwelgemoed says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 4:11pm

flappy fish :). I'd say controls just need a little tweaking. Great game though. I played lots. still suck at it lol :)

monetai says ...
Dec 16, 2015 @ 4:18pm

simple yet effective flappy bird upgrade

iantttianttt says ...
Dec 17, 2015 @ 5:45am

cool idea!
make flappy bird more challenge~
but this time is Puffer!!!!!!

gokottastudio says ...
Dec 19, 2015 @ 7:58pm

Good version of Flappy Birds!

mahalis says ...
Dec 25, 2015 @ 3:19am

The sucker fish are a cool twist on the Flappy Bird formula - it kinda didn't feel like I had a way to avoid them between dodging columns, but I guess that was part of the challenge. Well done.

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