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    December 14th-17th 2012 :: Theme: You are the Villain

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    Super Mario Boss - dredlockz - 48 Hour Compo Entry

    Mario is chilling doing his biz, but who is the dashing turtle in the top hat, I wonder?

    Use the arrow keys to move (Up to jump).


    It's more a short homage, than an actual game, but hope you like it anyway.

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    Ratings

    #110Audio3.25
    #128Graphics3.64
    #217Humor2.97
    #392Theme3.15
    #418Overall2.88
    #435Mood2.65
    #478Fun2.61
    #722Innovation1.97
    #810Coolness44%

    Comments

    ArkadyDracul says ...
    Dec 17, 2012 @ 8:18am

    A little bug with the collisions, but it's ok XD

    Meep says ...
    Dec 17, 2012 @ 8:20am

    The control felt a little too slippery. ): I like the art style, though.

    cjgammon says ...
    Dec 17, 2012 @ 8:20am

    love this!

    Razion says ...
    Dec 17, 2012 @ 8:22am

    Clever idea, having the badguy run backwards like that.

    Casino Jack says ...
    Dec 17, 2012 @ 10:28am

    Seconding Razion's comment on the evil player doing the level in reverse (reminds me a little of the ending of Braid) - awesome idea. Couple of quick comments: controls feel a little too floaty/slippery, countdown timer would be good, ability to restart without refreshing the browser would also be good.

    Sim says ...
    Dec 18, 2012 @ 1:50am

    The controls need some work, but otherwise a fun little platformer.

    Husky says ...
    Dec 18, 2012 @ 6:48am

    I like the reversing scroll direction idea.

    nickworks says ...
    Dec 18, 2012 @ 7:42am

    Nice art!

    bigbadwofl says ...
    Dec 19, 2012 @ 6:36am

    Lovely. Loved the graphics and music. Running left was quite an adjustment :D

    ethankennerly says ...
    Dec 19, 2012 @ 6:38am

    The graphics and audio are a flattering homage to the franchise. If you continue to develop this, when I am next to pipe and jump, I don't go up, which I would expect to from Super Mario Bros. I also feel a little strange not being able to backtrack.

    GameRespect says ...
    Dec 19, 2012 @ 6:41am

    A well put together game!

    Dec 20, 2012 @ 2:34pm

    I agree that going backwards was cool, nice take on the theme

    rvmook says ...
    Dec 20, 2012 @ 10:46pm

    Great art and music. Controls feel a bit weird at times but that didn't stopped me form finishing your game.

    blob says ...
    Dec 21, 2012 @ 7:11am

    Nice idea to reverse the scrolling. I wish you punched the princess in the end.

    Dir3kt says ...
    Dec 21, 2012 @ 12:48pm

    Like the graphics and the music :)

    Aside from the controls/physic it's good , maybe a bit too short.

    Cyboot says ...
    Dec 23, 2012 @ 1:23pm

    nice game, of course much too short. But good job nevertheless :)

    Floko says ...
    Dec 26, 2012 @ 5:44pm

    cute graphics and music =] controls and collision are a bit weird indeed xD

    SuperDisk says ...
    Dec 27, 2012 @ 12:52am

    Kinda cool but nothing was really explained. Who was the character I was controlling? Why did Mr. Plumber fall down? Why was he surprised in the first place? Why am I going to a castle? Still, art was nice and the music was neat. Fun while it lasted.

    bugninja says ...
    Jan 6, 2013 @ 9:42pm

    Nice concept. I'm a sucker for Mario ... anything, and the game art was nice - I like that you didn't copy the original too closely and it really felt like it was its own game. (if that makes any sense)

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