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Level 01 5 Points It's time to learn some tricks
Level 02 5 Points Team: step back then protect front line
Level 03 5 Points Dominate! This is your only salvation
Level 04 5 Points Cut! In the right place, at the right time
Level 05 10 Points Master the craft of war
Level 06 10 Points What a huge life form!
Level 07 10 Points Your enemies - are enemies to each other
Level 08 10 Points Get out of my corner
Level 09 10 Points Try walking in their shoes
Level 10 10 Points Is this place safe to hide forever?
Level 11 25 Points Escape
Level 12 25 Points Quick Victory: finish with him as soon as possible
Level 13 25 Points This should be easy
Level 14 25 Points Neutral wall
Level 15 25 Points Between the devil and the deep blue sea
Level 16 50 Points Run as fast as you can
Level 17 50 Points Quick team trick
Level 18 50 Points Behind the wall
Level 19 50 Points Predator is the top life form - become him!
Level 20 50 Points They have no chance to survive...

Author Comments

Attack your enemy with tentacles. As your microbes grow their attacks become more and more powerful. Sometimes your enemies are more powerful than you, but they can't compete with your clever tactics!

9 medal - fixed..

UPD: Tentacle Wars. The Purple Menace is available at www.newgrounds.com/portal /view/564749. New levels, new enemies and more than 250 levels created by community

Reviews


boardinff2lboardinff2l

Rated 5 / 5 stars December 20, 2010

Finally a perfect ten!

This is the reason I come to new grounds.
This game is perfect in all aspects.
PLEASE, make a sequel right away.
where can I find more games like this?
Perfect blend of skill, strategy, and level progression.


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disagreedisagree

Rated 5 / 5 stars December 7, 2010

Great game

The important part is to get the hang of the controls quickly. Keep in mind - the position on WHERE you cut decides upon how much power you transfer between the cells. So if you cut in the middle, half of it will go back to your cell and half of it will go to the attacked cell.

This provides you with a very quick tool in taking over new cells - simply attack them, and cut your tentacle ( once it's attached ) at the attacker cell immediately.



elaeonelaeon

Rated 5 / 5 stars January 23, 2011

Addicting!

Really good game, I finish this game five times and I want to play more! Tentacle Wars 2 is needed, with more levels more difficult.



myaccount2747myaccount2747

Rated 5 / 5 stars March 18, 2011

i stayed up until 4 am playing this

awesome :D


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youbieyoubie

Rated 5 / 5 stars December 16, 2010

Controls and Mechanics

Since some people are having a bit of trouble with this, I thought I might put some help :P

Controls - Click on a green microbe and drag towards another microbe. Green microbes belong to you. Red and black microbes are enemies, and grey microbes are neutral. Release on the enemy or neutral microbe to send a tentacle towards it.

Mechanics...

The tentacle will send, what will be referred to as, particles to the other microbe. If the microbe contains less than 5 particles, no particles will be sent. The more powerful the microbe, the faster it sends particles. The microbes also slowly gain particles, which is sped up, for more powerful microbes. There are 5 different levels of microbe.

1) Spore. This is the most basic microbe. At 15 particles, it evolves into a Embryo. One tentacle max.

2) Embryo. This is the second most basic microbe. At 5 particles, it devolves into a Spore, and at 40 particles it evolves into a Pulsar-A. 2 Tentacles max.

3) Pulsar-A. This is the 4th most powerful microbe. At 30 particles it devolves into an Embryo, and at 80 particles, it evolves into a Pulsar-B. 2 Tentacles max.

4) Pulsar-B. This is the 3rd most powerful microbe. At 60 particles it devolves into Pulsar-A, and at 120 particles, it evolves into an Ant. 2 Tentacles max.

5) Ant. This is the second most powerful microbe. At 100 it devolves into Pulsar-B, and at 160 it evolves into a Predator. 3 Tentacles max.

6) Predator. This is the most powerful microbe. At 140 it devolves into an Ant. 3 Tentacles max.

If you have made a fully connected tentacle, you can cut it, at any point. The particles on either side of where the split occurred, will go towards the connected microbe. By doing this, you can fill a microbe quickly.


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