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Broken Guns

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Score
1. doniell 312,510
2. TimeTravelleR54 302,930
3. ctst 268,490
4. sqmk 238,630
5. JauqAr 204,950
6. Pinne27 181,250
7. Codefreq 176,800
8. Damian4950 176,070
9. Addaku 170,930
10. Koku013 167,480
11. KingKaor 130,570
12. Plasmarift 118,270
13. fluffypinkpony 118,260
14. Lilykoi 105,630
15. capt-longdong 102,810
16. A-Cederberg 95,970
17. kuma847 95,480
18. Ka-ne 94,150
19. davidpuralocura 89,120
20. rogeriofixefixe 88,010

Author Comments

You play as Captain Blue Dude as the last line of defense against the incoming alien invasion. This just so happened to be the same week all the guys in the R&D department decided to test out a new efficiency model gun barrel and applied it to ALL of your guns without properly testing them. Looks like broken guns will have to do.


This game was developed in 48 HOURS.


Keyboard Controls:

WASD or Arrow Keys: Movement, Aiming and Menu Navigation.

N or Z: Jump and Menu Select.

M or X: Shoot

ESC or Enter: Pause

P: Mute All Sounds and Music


Gamepad Controls:

D-Pad or Left Stick: Movement, Aiming and Menu Navigation

A: Jump and Menu Select

B or X: Shoot

Start: Pause

Select: Mute All Sounds and Music


Update V1.4 NG:

  • Added a mute button.
  • Fixed issue with arrow keys scrolling the page.


There is no game jam. I just wanted to make something with Construct 3 and gave myself a time limit. (Technically the game surpassed this limit, I spent a couple extra hours getting scoreboards on Newgrounds working and fixing a bug or two, but other than that it was 48 hours.


The game was programmed in Construct 3.

All art and sfx (c) copyright 2020, Tim Anfilofieff. It was made using Aseprite and LMMS respectively.

All music purchased from and (c) copyright, Andrey Sitkov. https://soundcloud.com/muzstation-game-music


First game in HTML5, not flash (sorry flash, it was good while it lasted probably)

First game with gamepad controls. Construct 3 made it easy.

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Vaya que es entretenido y adictivo jaja, muy bueno para pasar el rato

JauqAr responds:

I am glad you found my game entertaining!

Fun thought for a game. Could use with a jump down button.

JauqAr responds:

Glad you like it. I'll keep the suggestion in mind.

Hard, but I love it because it makes it challenging.

JauqAr responds:

Glad you love my game!

Not too shabby! I think it's a neat concept to work with, and the presentation is pretty solid with cool visual elements like the objective beaming in as it moves around, a HUD arrow pointing in the right direction, and nice explosions. It's cool to battle through the chaos as you chase after the objective and contend with your backwards firing gun. I had fun, but right now it feels like it is lacking a bit though: maybe I didn't play far enough, but the game kinda gets old quickly. Would love to see this expanded on with more varied elements. For example, I think it would be cool if you kept running out of ammo and had to pick up various types of broken guns to work with: a gun that jams and you need to jump to fix it, a gun that blasts you backwards, and so on and so forth.

JauqAr responds:

Glad you like the game.

The game does lack a good quantity of content, but then again I only had 48 hours to build this game. I definitely like a few of your gun mechanic suggestions and I'll keep them in mind If I ever decide to make a "fuller" version of this game.

Some upgrades and a boss or two would be interesting too.

JauqAr responds:

There actually is an upgrade as well as a couple of tougher enemies if you get a high enough score. They're not bosses but are harder to tackle.

Credits & Info

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Faves:
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Votes
132
Score
3.28 / 5.00

Uploaded
May 15, 2020
9:00 PM EDT
Software
  • Aseprite
  • LMMS
  • Construct 3