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Snip-Snip Snooker

by Chris M - Compo Entry

Give snooker the snip-snip!
Take a blade to billiards!
Give pool a good piercing!

Use your mouse to cut the table felt, revealing the machinery underneath.
Can you use it to make it through all 12 stages?

Controls:
Click and drag to cut
Double click to restart level.

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Ratings

#137Innovation3.73
#241Audio3.20
#332Graphics3.33
#603Fun2.93
#636Overall3.00
#683Theme3.00
#1979Coolness24%

Comments

nikev says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 12:14am

Fun game. Sometimes the ball will randomly disappear and then congratulate me :) Tip: remove the 140megs of PDB (debugging) files from download.

CaptainPilot says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 8:56am

Fun innovative concept, however, the game doesn't do a great job explaining what the goal actually is. The first few levels are already aiming at the pockets so I first assumed that I had to great holes that the balls had to avoid.

Chris M says ...
Apr 24, 2016 @ 8:48pm

@nikev thanks for the tip- this was a very rushed finish and the bugs and debugging files are a symptom of that.

@CaptainPilot ditto the design. The pool theme solve one problem but created new ones.

SmilingCat says ...
Apr 27, 2016 @ 3:25pm

Fun, innovative game, despite the glitches. A good start for something bigger. Great job!

jakass says ...
Apr 30, 2016 @ 4:20pm

Great game!

ziege says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 10:25am

Interesting concept, but it felt too random.
I just cut some shapes and somehow cleared the level without knowing what I'm really doing. Sometimes the game clears the level when it shouldn't, mostly when multiple balls are involved.
The visuals and sound are really good.

Catwheel says ...
May 6, 2016 @ 7:41pm

Great game. Amazing for a compo entry. A few small bugs still, but great all the same!

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