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Bits / 2019 / Finish Splodey Boats 2000


The original Splodey Boats was written in Flash for Ludum Date #29. I started rebuilding it during 2017 but didn’t get it to the level I wanted.

For 2019 I want to finish it up and get it properly released.

Goal steps

Polish the title screen

Update all entities to be stored in a content_db

Rebalance the game so the first few stages are acually fun.

Add all powerups from the original Flash version.

Add an online high score table.

Release the complete game on itch.io for Linux, Windows and Mac.

Release the source code.

Write a proper post-mortem.


Bronze Medal Finish all features and rebalance
Silver Medal Release the project on itch.io
Gold Medal All goal steps complete