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

CONTROLS - customizable
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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)

ABOUT THE GAME
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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!

ABOUT SAVE DATA
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Starting with Flash Player 10.3, Flash save data gets DELETED if you clear cookies or browser history. If you're having trouble with saves, this list might help:
1. Don't clear your cookies or history
2. Make sure the Flash Storage Settings say "Unlimited"
3. Make sure "private browsing" is OFF
4. Make sure "clear browser history on exit" is OFF
5. Make sure "block sites from setting any data" is OFF (for Chrome users)
6. Don't run a program that deletes stuff, like CCleaner or Better Privacy

FINDING 100% ITEMS
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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.

HIDDEN MODE
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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.

TROUBLESHOOTING
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If you set your browser zoom below 100%, the bottom and right sides of the game will get cut off. Please make sure your zoom is at least 100%!

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Good game, however, Moon Snail is a bit too hard. Also, I like this game because of its Metroid and Cuphead aesthetics. Great game, man!

I love this game and have been playing it on and off since High School. I love the sheer level of creativity it has.
And what a marvelous map to explore! Featuring landscapes such as Forest Town, Underwater, Space, Acid Trip, Hell, and others, I encourage anybody and everybody to play this game and I've shared it with others many times.
In all seriousness, this game is amazing and it deserves a lot more notoriety than it gets.

I fondly remember this being one of my top few flash games to play when I was younger. The OST feels like something straight out of Mother 1, and I completely dig it.
My only complaint is the game being rather short. If there was to be a sequel or remake to this game, I guarantee I would pay for it on steam.

the perfect childhood browser game
was my fav web game
and will still be forever
(edit : i won normal mode , now lets go slug mode D:
edit x2 : done :3 {tip for last giga snail phase : always time and plan}and it took lass time then normal mode xD
edit x3 : i got the speedrun badge)

yes

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Uploaded
Jun 27, 2011
10:29 AM EDT
Genre
Action - Platformer - Other
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