Acid leaks. Exploding barrels. Jars of mysterious substances. Books that whisper obscenities. Torn wallpaper patched up with patent applications. The...
Let's just say I'm not very fond of the patent system. My way of dealing: making Patent Blaster, a sidescrolling explodey kind of game based on awful patent art come to life. Your mission: invalidate those patents using any means necessary.
Elephants charge at you with a stick of color acting like a lightsaber, before falling to your superior flamethrower, but not before they’re resurrected and your cackling evil twin erupts on the scene, literally flying in all directions, just above the hovering hollow bear with a freeze ray. I love games in which each second of gameplay can be described as thus; it’s delightfully ridiculous.
Chris Priestman, Indie Statik
...strange, juicy, and fun... The visual style of this game is unique.
Indie Game Hunt
It's released under the MIT license for the code and a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported license for most of the assets. You can get the details - and the code - on GitHub. You can still buy the game by clicking this well-crafted link.
And remember: hover-elephant is watching.
Latest tweets from @zarkonnen_com
20hours 16mins ago
@Kosmogrrrl Damn, I must go and claim my reward sex ASAP!
Aug 19 2014, 6:38am
Apparently as a female game developer, you must submit to public moral judgement from exes, Internet axe-grinders. Good to know.
Aug 19 2014, 6:33am
Aug 19 2014, 4:17am
@MadHeadGames BRB rebranding
Aug 19 2014, 4:03am
Going through the ship AI code in Airships, shaking my head. Maybe I should stop the AI from trying to ram its own ships? #gamedev
Aug 19 2014, 3:44am
Apparently ingame heraldry is in now. T.co
Aug 19 2014, 1:48am
@puppygames Also, Basingstoke's looking pretty good. :D
Aug 18 2014, 7:54am
@puppygames Don't feed the trolls. *hugs*
Aug 18 2014, 7:52am