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Mechanical Failure

Mechanical Failure - Alpha 1.0

Bailey Mihajlich (bmih)




    •Top-down action/adventure gameplay

    •Retro "8-bit" style graphics

    •Runs on Windows, Linux, and Mac


    •Python 2.7 or newer (not Python 3!)

    •PyGame 1.9.1 or newer

Development Info:

This is the first game I have made, it is for an open source class I took Summer 2012 at PSU.  The game itself is short because I ran out of time for development, but if people enjoy it I could add more levels and a longer storyline.

    •Primary language: Python

    •Primary tool: pygame

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Mechanical Failure - Alpha 1.0 - Aug 8, 2012 account Comments

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October 8, 2012 2:00am - Greg Mummaw - nickname: (obiwan) - 5/5
Real cool game. Was reading in the read me that Mac was untested and would just like to say it works beautifully on MacOS 10.8 after I set up pygame per the instructions on
August 29, 2012 1:46am - Logan - nickname: (thegamer) - 5/5
Cool game, really liked it at the first part. You might wanna make better 8 bit graphics, looks a bit modern.
August 14, 2012 12:57pm - Xandar Kablandar - nickname: (eternalcheesecake)
I enjoyed playing it :) Before I could though, I had to edit the file and make it not start fullscreen because on my Kubuntu 12.04 laptop with a 1366x768 screen, it would start, but the menu screen would be at the left side of the screen with a strange border at the right to take up the slack. That would be acceptable for a beta game, but I couldn't start it by pressing a key, only Esc to quit.

The other thing is that I didn't realize that I needed something to break crates with. So I thought that the left-click action was broken because I didn't get any feedback that I needed something else.
August 9, 2012 6:21pm - mrnannings - nickname: (mrnannings)
Great graphics. Very potential

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