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Smarter than Death

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Smarter than Death is a short platforming-game for the Be Smart, Don't Start competition in germany about the physical and psychological issues that come with the smoking of tabacco.

You play as a little ball called "Dulki" who has to go to the doctor for a check-up. Unfortunately the only way to get there is to walk through a schoolyard and a local disco, which have a reputation of not being the safest places to be...

You are tasked with completing 3 levels while avoiding cigarettes and spikes. Side effects of smoking may include a slower movement speed, withdrawal syndroms, so it's up to you if you want to use the short-term benefits to your advantage or to suffer from the long-term consequences of a nicotine addiction.

This game was programmed by myself in a span of 2 months. A friend (Bennet Frey) helped me with the main menu, the pause menu and playtesting.

Any feedback would be greatly appreciated.

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great game! good message! got a rating of healthy only touching 2 cigarettes.

great game. but where is the A in the 3rd level?

Prox276 responds:

Thanks!
I just took a look into the project file and it's missing! *_*
You're the first to ever notice this!

MEIN GOTTT

nice little game

Wish my grandpa played this :/

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Uploaded
Dec 19, 2019
10:45 AM EST
Software
  • Construct 2
Misc. Kit
  • Bosca Ceoil