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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
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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


noviconovico

Rated 3 / 5 stars

Ya lo había jugado hace años, pero ahora intenté coger la última llave para salir y simplemente no la toma, y no puedo usarla para finalizar el juego. Por favor !



chainsawbondchainsawbond

Rated 5 / 5 stars

Classic.



ThegreathornThegreathorn

Rated 0 / 5 stars

What happened to the old music? It was very charming/


TomFulp responds:

I had made loops from a song I liked but hadn't obtained permission, so I wanted to address that.


davevetter49davevetter49

Rated 4.5 / 5 stars

after about 15 years i finally beat the damn thing today :)



Chuck-RipperChuck-Ripper

Rated 5 / 5 stars

best game ever on NG!!!