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Apr 30, 2006 | 2:41 PM EDT
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    Pico Saving your school from gun-toting goth kids is just the tip of this iceburg!

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Goth kids have shot up your school, and it's up to Pico to save the day! Originally featured on Newgrounds in 1999, I finally refactored the .FLA to accommodate faster computers. The problem with this game was that it was meant to run at 24fps, but boss battles slowed down and made things easier. As computers got faster, so did the boss battles.

Pico was made in Flash 3, before the availability of variables (or just about any code, for that matter). To simulate stored data, I weaved a complex web of movie clips that gave orders to the main game. Unfortunately, I wasn't aware of frame labels, so all the commands referred to frame numbers. This meant making changes to the flow of a boss battle (ie inserting frames to slow down movement) caused MASSIVE problems to arise. I finally muscled through it, so now you can beat the bosses on a fast computer!

Reviews


ExoChrisExoChris

Rated 2.5 / 5 stars

wierd

the last boss were u have to shoot him is really weird



N-0n3N-0n3

Rated 5 / 5 stars

fun

I loved this game and even though it was like a 10 minute game it was creative and fun


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JosepipoyJosepipoy

Rated 5 / 5 stars

great

its brutal!!! its good



Hidole555Hidole555

Rated 4.5 / 5 stars

Sweet.

It's an awesome game. I actually played it twice to see if there were any different endings. It's hard to beat it WITHOUT dieing though.



ilikeblamingcrapilikeblamingcrap

Rated 5 / 5 stars

i love this

best game ever. i love it and will love newgrounds forever. i say this cause some web sites are good but newgrounds is the best. 10/10. 5/5. ROCK ON! sorry. this is a good game though.