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Jun 27, 2011 | 10:29 AM EDT
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First of Four 5 Points Defeat Shellbreaker!
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Author Comments

Explore Snaily World, collect new abilities and weapons, discover secret passages, and save the snails!

CONTROLS - customizable
Arrow keys to move
Z to jump
X to shoot a weapon
C to shoot a weapon (and hold still)
M for map (you can use TAB, but it won't work in IE)
ESC or P for the menu (pause)

Snailiad is an 8-bit-inspired game, which uses the NES palette most of the time, and uses NES music I wrote using Famitracker. I hope you enjoy it! :-) There's some references to eight-bit classics that helped inspire Snailiad, and you might also find a cameo or two from RPG Shooter: Starwish, if you play long enough.

Big thanks to:

AdamAtomic, for Flixel!
xdanond, for drawing some stuff!
newstarshipsmell, for lots of testing!
jsr, for Famitracker!

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Once you defeat the final boss, you unlock the "radar"! The radar tells you how many items are left in the current area.

There's a hidden mode in Snailiad! Once you've unlocked it, it will be one of the choices in "NEW GAME", below EASY and NORMAL.

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Rated 4.5 / 5 stars

Quite nice!

Snails. What else to expect from you XD. It didn't seem that intresting at first, but after playing for a while, it seemed that I was wrong. Cute and addicting, I like it!

Artwork: Not the best, maybe a bit more pixelly details here and there, but overall good enough.
Animation: Smooth as far as I can see. No problems to be found here.
Gameplay: Intresting concept. The main genre isn't that special, but with all the snail abilities, it was quite original and fun.
Music: Fitting for the pixel-style art, and even more fitting for the story.

Everything together should pack a nice 9 for this game. Splendid job!

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Rated 5 / 5 stars

Great game!

This game is amazing!
It feels like a real NES game,
Great job!

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Rated 5 / 5 stars


A snails full game! cant belive the amaizing a snail can be. they climb and get weapons and jump, and the medals... the sweet medals...

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Rated 4.5 / 5 stars

I enjoyed it!

I mean its not overly complicated but the wall clinging gameplay was amusing, and I love the look. I give you.... 9!

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Rated 5 / 5 stars


I like it :D

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