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GEMS OF THE ELEMENTS

by CornflowerBlue - Jam Entry

You take the role of Eckhart, a warrior that has been given the ability to transform into the 4 classical elements! Use them to make your way through the terrain to defeat the evil fairy queen!

change made: Made boss music actually play.

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Ratings

#121Graphics(Jam)4.18
#142Fun(Jam)3.65
#189Overall(Jam)3.65
#215Audio(Jam)3.50
#355Theme(Jam)3.59
#738Innovation(Jam)2.82
#1808Coolness32%

Comments

uprightpath says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:26pm

Please put down a note about it requiring DirectPlay to be installed; on Win10 it went straight to the 'stopped from running' state and kind of glitched out for a moment.

Also, please please PLEASE remove the escape logic. I had just picked up the third gem and hit escape while alt-tabbing and closed the game. That hurt.

gurkenlabs says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 11:28pm

enjoyable game, but the hitboxes in close combat can make fighting with the sword very difficult.

glitchu says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 12:42am

beautifully crafted sprites and solid gameplay. Looks very professional and would like to see it made into a full game.

siryakko says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 3:39pm

The color scheme and the graphics are really nice and cute. The collision are a bit tricky and can be frustating during combat. Overall it's a fun and nice entry

runvs says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 11:08am

Very nice zelda-like game. The graphics are super cute and the music fits the theme very well. I like the mechanics and the animations.
Very well done! :)

medidog says ...
May 4, 2016 @ 3:14pm

Really funny ending screen! I loved this game, I have no criticism about the choices you have made to finish it, other than not being able to sword attack in all directions. Well done!

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