Pico's School

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rated 4.24 / 5 stars
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Adventure - Point 'n Click
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pico
schoolshooting

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Uploaded
Apr 30, 2006 | 2:41 PM EDT
  • Daily 2nd Place May 1, 2006

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    Pico Saving your school from gun-toting goth kids is just the tip of this iceburg!

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Author Comments

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


TheGovernorJuanTheGovernorJuan

Rated 5 / 5 stars

Great game
Here some help
Save the day : Beat the game.
Brutal : Overkill cyclops.
Marc Summers : Turn the urinals off and on in the restroom.
Overkill : Overkill Alucard.
Scatman : Open the door in the bathroom.
Tap That : Turn the sinks on in the bathroom.
Bruckheimer : Blow up the wall on the final boss fight.


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Mihyar-BlakeMihyar-Blake

Rated 5 / 5 stars

hard



Gustavo-SantosGustavo-Santos

Rated 5 / 5 stars

Classic, just classic.



C0NN3R5C0NN3R5

Rated 5 / 5 stars

This is the original game I ever played on Newgrounds way back in the day.... AND I STILL LOVE IT!



BibshoBibsho

Rated 5 / 5 stars

Nice one Tom! Good work!