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Mr. Ampersand in ASCII World
 
  5th/14   Σ26.476   Jul 2nd 2017 8:32am
 
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Hoo boy, uploading this at pretty much the last minute because the game itself was done but the music wasn't :V

Mr. Ampersand in ASCII World is a 2D platformer in the vein of Super Mario Bros., but in TEXT :O

You play as Mr. Ampersand, an average typography geek who, one day, was shocked to find that the entire world had become text! Who would even DO such a thing? Why, ASCIIthulhu, of course! You know, the vile, evil being made out of text that transforms anything it touches into text?

Can Mr. Ampersand defeat ASCIIthulhu and save the world from textification? There's only one way to find out... and that is to play the game, of course!

You can read more in the manual (contained within the ZIP file).

The game can be played in two ways:
1. Donload the entry, extract the ZIP file, open in Firefox (The game is missing sound and some colors in Chrome for some reason)
2. http://devnet.sonicgamesdimension.net/MrAmpersandInASCIIWorld/

pigdevil2010 (music) and Quirby64 (ASCII art) both collaborated on this entry.
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87106
Level 23 Chipist
post #87106 :: 2017.07.02 8:54am
  
  Quirby64 and DevEd liēkd this
All soundtracks are made for game boy, sadly I had to make them in Deflemask because I didn't have enough time to use another tools.

.dmf of every soundtracks I did for this game


I'm sorry for delaying this game :<
 
 
87107
Level 15 Chipist
post #87107 :: 2017.07.02 9:03am
  
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87119
Level 23 Chipist
post #87119 :: 2017.07.02 10:40am :: edit 2017.07.02 10:46am
  
  DevEd liēkd this
while we're at it here's the one ascii graphic I made

doogle grive rendered it wrong riperoni lol
also this game is a gud, great job guys! \.o./
 
 
87169
Level 8 Criticist
post #87169 :: 2017.07.02 8:54pm
  
  DevEd liēkd this
Amazing.

Loved the whole thing where the game wants you to jump on the bats to go get the extra lives. Loved the music (yet the final boss theme died on me when I hit him for the second or third time). Lel Mario levels and Lel Megaman Bossfight.
 
 
87194
Level 17 Mixist
post #87194 :: 2017.07.03 2:15am :: edit 2017.07.03 2:16am
Couldn't hear any music until I hosted it on a http sever ;_;
 
 
87196
Level 15 Chipist
post #87196 :: 2017.07.03 3:07am
use firefox :V
 
 
87222
Level 27 Chipist
post #87222 :: 2017.07.03 12:39pm
  
  DevEd liēkd this
Great game, lots of neat little things to it.
It's got some bad slowdown on my machine, though. Some stages played at half speed.
 
 
87229
Level 27 Chipist
post #87229 :: 2017.07.03 2:51pm
here's my cc:

• collision boxes were ambiguous.
• levels 2 and 4 ran really slowly for me.
• i got stuck in a wall once.

there's not really a lot else to say since the game was obviously an homage. the boulders were my favorite part. i wish more tactical thought were required to avoid them, though.
 
 
87539
Level 16 Criticist
post #87539 :: 2017.07.08 11:08am
You made shooting useless on purpose right?
 
 
87543
Level 15 Chipist
post #87543 :: 2017.07.08 11:28am
  
  Jangler liēkd this
But you can defeat certain enemies by shooting at them?
 
 
87611
Level 18 Criticist
Xyz
post #87611 :: 2017.07.09 9:46am
  
  Jangler liēkd this
Yeah, ducking and shooting was the best part of the game.
 
 
99783
Level 15 Chipist
post #99783 :: 2018.05.15 4:33pm
whomst'd've updated the tags after 10 months
 
 

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