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The Z-Word

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Fast paced, action packed beat 'em up with RPG elements. Use multiple upgradeable weapons, items and magic to defeat vampires, werewolves and legions of the undead!

Arrow keys - Move
ESC - Pause
A - Block
S - Jump/No/Cancel
D - Attack/Yes/Activate/Use magic
F - Charge magic
E - Select item
R - Use selected item
Space - Swap weapons


* The key to defeating some enemies is using combinations of the 3 primary weapons (swap between these with SPACE). Vampires, for example, must be attacked first with the bat or katana until they are weakened, then finished with the stake.
* Hold F to charge magic, wait until you hear a blip and see yellow particles appear. To use level 1 magic, wait until you see the first yellow particles, then press D. For level 2 magic, wait until you see the second yellow particles, etc.
* If you get cornered by an enemy, you can dash while blocking by holding A and double tapping a direction key. This is a good way to get behind an attacking enemy or get out of the way of a group of attacking enemies.
* If you jump and attack in mid-air, you'll do more damage if you hit the enemy.

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its fine

the controls need work i couldn't stop her from dashing randomly, the magic i found was useless as it needs time to charge... i will say i didn't finish it but that's because i lost my patience with it mainly because of the vampires... i kept trying to bring up the stake and skipped over it... i feel that the weapon select would be better if it was bound to 1,2,and 3 buttons... other than that it was okay

I pressed D half a dozen times along with every other button. Won't let me play.
Give up

Very glitchy for me. I would do this weird thing whenever I stood still and I couldn't move down whatsoever so I couldn't get the vampire on Level 0... But otherwise it seemed pretty great.


this game is nice. create more good games.

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3.70 / 5.00

Jul 25, 2011
6:32 AM EDT