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Avian

by Porcus_Pie - Compo Entry

An infinite runner where you can turn into a bird and glide, as well as skate along the ground

I only had around 11 hours to work on this, so I didn't have time for music or to polish it as much as I hoped
Enjoy

Edit - I'm planning on doing a post compo. Other than music, score display and other fixes, what should I add?

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness53%
#313Fun3.35
#401Mood3.00
#428Theme3.42
#439Graphics3.07
#460Overall3.22
#501Humor2.11
#633Innovation2.85

Comments

Reis Mahnic says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 7:48am

Fun concept! Transforming for abilities was cool (and not something I've seen in other endless runners!), and there was something just so so cool about grinding UP A RAIL in an an endless runner. Fun stuff.

shohs says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:03am

Pretty good for a day's work! I agree that the grinding was pretty cool.

Anikki says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:05am

Good job. Loosing sight of the ground felt scary.

Saladon says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 8:05am

Very cool concept and very fun to play. Nice!

Apr 18, 2016 @ 11:06am

Very nice work for one day, and I appreciate the spritework. Grinding is fun too, but I somehow keep getting confused between the hold to glide/press to jump and the hold to slide. I just kept pressing x after grinding to jump...

Tygrak says ...
Apr 18, 2016 @ 11:17am

I really liked the concept and always enjoyed endless runners. The graphics look nice too. I would have just implemented a score system (unless I missed it).

Le_Sarus says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:56am

For 11 hours work this is a good job, would have loved to see what you could have created with more!

Megalink says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 8:19am

This game is pretty fun! Good job man! :)

EdoCreate says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 8:31am

Very enjoyable game! Thanks!

MrMordem says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 8:41am

Considering the time you worked on it, it's pretty good, the gameplay is spot on and the grinding rails are fun, i really liked the fact that the platforms were made in 3D it somehow adds to the look of the game :)

Biliogadafr says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 12:13am

11 hours... nice! :)

TheCain says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 12:18am

It's nice. A post-Compo would be great

HolyBlackCat says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 3:02pm

Looks nice, but how do I play? I press space and then I just stuck in this position: http://i.imgur.com/VksZ4Ur.png

Porcus_Pie says ...
Apr 21, 2016 @ 9:58pm

There is an instructions text file, just under the download link. Space is only used to start, whilst z and x are used to play

Gord10 says ...
Apr 25, 2016 @ 10:57pm

It's very good for 11 hours. I liked its idea.

FloatingGhost says ...
Apr 26, 2016 @ 4:08am

It functions, for 11 hours it's pretty nice :)

Rock Eaters says ...
May 1, 2016 @ 6:11am

pretty cool and good looking , specialy for 11 hours dev

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