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War Never Changes

by kopo - Jam Entry

War Never Changes

Move: Arrow Keys
Shoot: Z or CTRL
Quit: Alt + F4 or CTRL + SHIFT + ESCP -> terminate WarNeverChanges.exe

The experience might differ each time you launch the game, this is of course a feature and absolutely not a bug or anything else

We wanted to show that time may pass but the war on aliens never changes...

This is our first game ever, made with unity.
The result might seem crappy, and it surely is, but it is far from what we expected to commit at first. Assembling our different works was by far our biggest challenge.
Hope you find some fun in in it;

N.B: You cannot win, because in war there is no winner, only deaths

seign_m
nakach_v
rechou_a

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Ratings

#404Humor(Jam)2.69
#670Audio(Jam)2.25
#918Mood(Jam)2.53
#940Fun(Jam)2.59
#1002Theme(Jam)2.53
#1039Graphics(Jam)2.22
#1084Innovation(Jam)2.12
#1152Overall(Jam)2.39
#1626Coolness37%

Comments

iapc says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 1:51pm

Nice game. Bit easy though </sarcasm>.

It runs, but that's it. That hit sound.....

EdoMiyamoto says ...
Apr 19, 2016 @ 9:28pm

It's hard to make a decent game and no one here can claims he made it, but what's important is that you managed to finish something and commit in time !
For the game itself, it's really hard to not die, shooting sound is maybe too special to be taken seriously. But the base game works, and that's cool :)

bob5602 says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 10:14pm

It certainly runs. However, it started really easily since I moved all 3 of my ships into the same spot then moved left / right. Looked ok!

El Cabaro says ...
Apr 22, 2016 @ 10:25pm

It's a pretty weird game, but hey good job for finishing on time. It took a bit before I recognized the idea, flashing through warzones shooting the same way no matter whether it's past or future. I enjoy that "sigh" hit sound.

Skaz says ...
Apr 28, 2016 @ 1:04pm

I think I broke the game, my second ship was spiting a bullet PER FRAME and I suddenly was overrun by at least 200 aliens! Fun times.

marod says ...
Apr 28, 2016 @ 1:36pm

Good game!

BSODDevTeam says ...
Apr 28, 2016 @ 1:37pm

Cool SFX! Nice gameplay. Well done.

Marc F. says ...
Apr 28, 2016 @ 1:39pm

Decent for a first game, needs some work tho. Love that hit sound

May 7, 2016 @ 5:24am

Congrats on finishing a game in unity, always wanted to move to it but keep putting it off. Liked the concept of the different time zones representing the same war, interesting take on the theme. Would be nice to see the game polished further with feedback to being hit and shooting enemies.

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