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MAGNETkid

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rated 3.72 / 5 stars
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Genre:
Action - Platformer - Puzzle
Tags:
puzzle
strange
magnetkid
sinclair

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Uploaded
Feb 19, 2012 | 8:30 PM EST

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Bonus Stage 1 50 Points Complete the first bonus stage
Bonus Stage 2 50 Points Complete the second bonus stage
Bonus Stage 3 50 Points Complete the third bonus stage
Bonus Stage 4 50 Points Complete the final bonus stage
Goodbye Junkyard 50 Points Complete the third area
Goodbye NeoCity 50 Points Complete the second area
Goodbye Robot Plant 50 Points Complete the first area.
Goodbye Rocket Silo 50 Points Complete the final area

Author Comments

(Just to point out, on the "level select screen" use the arrows to select the level and then go to the option and select play ;P)

(Edit2: I think I might of fixed some lag issues for some people thanks to a very awesome guy called Mr.Fulp pointed me into a direction that might be the cause. However without experiencing any myself (even on the lower end laptops I test the game with,) I can't be certain. Only time I had issues with lag (not with this game) was when a very power draining advert was being displayed at the top.

Secondly, if people are experiencing lag could you please state what browser you're using if you post it in the review section thanks! Although hopefully the edits to the game should hopefully of reduced it less. Another note, it could be Internet Explorer because three friends who played it on Firefox and then Internet Explorer said that IE runs it a bit slower...

Finally thankies for the front page! Seriously means a lot to me, like I say it's a learning experience and try and improve every step along the way!)

(Edit: I've fixed the issues in that some people can't beat level 1-7 and 2-1.)
(Edit: For people on slower computers a standalone exe can be found 'ere: http://www.mediafire.com/?bn33294vhkbe2vt )

Hey,
Well instead of making another shooter I decided to make a puzzle/action/platformer type thing titled MagnetKid. The game is challenging but I've managed to beat it :P.

The title was a little to ambitious for me I believe, but still I tried and I don't think I did too badly :3 I'll prolly work on something smaller next, like a SmashTV type game, I dunno :P

CONTROLS:
Arrows = Move
A = Jump
S = Switch Polarity
Enter = (Accept Menu)
B (while in game) = Return to menu
M (while in game) = Mute sound
N (while in game) = Unmute sound.

-Guide-
If the MagnetKid's polarity matches the object's polarity, they will repel.
If the MagnetKid's polarity are different to the object's polarity, they will be attracted.
Spikes/Bombs/General hazards will kill you...but you have unlimited lives so...!
Find the four gameboy's to warp to bonus levels and unlock NG medals!

Anyway yeah, I just wanted to give designing a platformer game a stab, I just hope ye likeths :3

-Sinclairian

(This is my first stab at a platform game, so yanno :P)

Reviews


UNDERNATIONUNDERNATION

Rated 5 / 5 stars

super fun


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Brain-washedBrain-washed

Rated 4.5 / 5 stars

The only thing I can ask for is smoother transitions between polarity. Other than that, the game looks great, everything else is pretty good in movement, no glitches in platforming, but the music is a little tiring as it just loops and it's a little too base-y or static-y or something along those lines. But hey, looking forward to more! Good job on this!


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RachiticRachitic

Rated 4 / 5 stars

Really nice game, and nice thought out idea, but my eyes...


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bukKkkbukKkk

Rated 4.5 / 5 stars

A bit faster would fit my personal taste more, but I like everything. The style, the puzzles, the concept. Awesome game, bro.



boxdudeboxdude

Rated 1 / 5 stars

The menu does not work. I was realy frustrated with this. I can't even start the game!!! And I have no idea why. I pressed enter, I pressed A, I pressed the arrow keys. I couldn't select anything which meant I couldn't play the play the game. Pointless. Sorry if this is just an issue with my computer but I was really really dissapointed