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MiniTank

MiniTank - 4.0.0

Ian Mallett (geometrian)

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Description

You're trapped in a room with monsters. How hard could it be? Eventually, you'll find out...
OK, so, there are these blob things*, and they seem to like you. They will come for you. Get away as fast as you can! You can't beat this game; just stay alive as long as you can!
*No one made me a better image, so we go with this one.

Controls

L/R CTRL, RETURN, or SPACE fires.
1-5 change weapons:
1 = Gatling Cannon
2 = Spread Cannon
3 = Gatling Missile Launcher
4 = Missile Launcher
5 = Energy Blast
Left Arrow rotates left.
Right Arrow rotates right.
Up Arrow maneuvers forwards.
Down Arrow maneuvers backwards.

To Do

-Clean up the code
-Fix some bugs

Changes

-Added a fps counter
-Added a menu
-Added three new huge worlds (with scrolling)
-Added two new weapons (1,2,3,4,5)
-Added a weapon info. readout
-Added Sounds
-Added Pause (p)
-Made collision detection on the blobs better. -Added Acceleration/Deceleration

Links

Home Page: http://geometrian.com/programming/index.php
Source: http://www.geometrian.com/data/programming/projects/MiniTank/4.0.0/MiniTank4.zip

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Releases

MiniTank - 4.0.0 - Mar 9, 2008
MiniTank - 2.0.0 - Mar 2, 2008
MiniTank - 1.0.0 - Mar 2, 2008

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December 8, 2010 10:07am - Pawel Tokarz - nickname: (outslider)
Cool:) But could it be faster? After 30 min it becomes boring... Light effect is great!
March 11, 2008 9:43pm - Ian Mallett - nickname: (geometrian)
Thanks! And thanks to you too!
March 11, 2008 5:18pm - John Eriksson - nickname: (wmjoers) - 5/5
Great to see my little shadows hack finally got used! Well done!
March 9, 2008 9:30pm - pymike - nickname: (pymike)
*Mouth gaping* Gosh this is way improved. Nice work. The badguys are the same though.. maybe I'll draw you some :D One thing. Get a longer music loop. Keep up the good work!
March 9, 2008 7:10pm - Ian Mallett - nickname: (geometrian)
Version 4.0.0 released! (Version 3.0.0 was pre-release work).
March 3, 2008 11:03am - pymike - nickname: (pymike) - 4/5
Neat! The game plays very well. Kind of hard, and the badguys look weird. Try changing them into evil looking robots or something ;-) Overall its pretty fun! Things to add:

1) Maybe add camera scrolling
2) Make the badguys more interesting
3) More weapons!!!
4) More levels!!!

This game has some great possibilities. Keep up the good work :)
March 2, 2008 9:53pm - Wil Alvarez - nickname: (satanas666) - 4/5
Dude great game! Very original and very polished! Amazing particles like usual :D. I love the boost effect in missiles and the light effect around tank, it's very cool too. Excellent work buddy keep it up. Just one suggestion, improve the resolution of the movement degrees... i mean, try to get a finest control for the tank when you turn around. Nothing else, overall excellent game (and very hard too)
March 2, 2008 7:49pm - Ian Mallett - nickname: (geometrian)
Version 2.0.0 released!
March 2, 2008 10:50am - Ian Mallett - nickname: (geometrian)
Version 1.0.0 released!
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