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Escape in the Deep

by Tiberon - Jam Entry

Escape in the Deep is a 2D top down shooter or - as some people may call it - a Bullet Hell game. The game offers a great experience and a challenge for genre beginners and veterans. Escape in the Deep offers 6 varied shapeshifting enemy types, fast paced shooter action, pick up upgrades for your ship and a 3 phase boss to sink your teeth into. Challenge your friends and compete against them with the local leaderboard!

Welcome to the Deep!


Move ship: Arrow keys / WASD
Shoot: Space / J
Focus mode: Hold Shift / K
Bomb: X / L
Pause Game: Escape

In standalone version controls are adjustable in the Unity launcher.

Joel "Jobedi" Joensuu

Game Development/Programming:
Jukka "Tiberon" Linna
Panu "Pasketi" Siitonen

Sini "DigitalCrest" Haapanen
Oskari "Osku" Wäänänen

Background music:
Arti Waine

Arti Waine

Downloads and Links




Tiberon says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 7:38am

NOTE: Apparently the Azure Web App we are running to host the game files has crashed. We are currently working on the issue.

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

I've disabled the Web Build for now because of the issues we're having with our backup server. The Windows and OSX standalone builds are availble though. I'm going to add the Web Build back after our Azure WebApp is succesfully restarted. Sorry for the inconvenience

Apr 19, 2016 @ 8:21pm

Thanks! This is a nicely put together bullet hell shooter. I like the music especially.

Tiberon says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 6:25am

NOTE: The Azure WebApp is back online so I've re-added we webplayer link

solkar says ...
Apr 20, 2016 @ 7:58pm

I was so focused trying to avoid the enormous amount of bullets that I didn't realise the enemies were shapeshifting. I should pay more attention

mountainstorm says ...
Apr 25, 2016 @ 9:35am

Nice graphics and audio. I had trouble killing some monsters and as a result just had a screen full of deadly bullets.

adsilcott says ...
Apr 28, 2016 @ 7:47pm

AWESOME bullet hell! Perfect difficulty level-- really fun!

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