Pong, Pac-Man and Area Invaders meet in mega mashup
We might have reached peak online game nostalgia. Mega-hybrid recreation Pacapong takes Pong, Pac-Man, and Area Invaders and crams them right into a two-participant mish-mash extravaganza. Gamers launch Pac-Man from Pong paddles via his maze hoping that he makes it to the opposite aspect with out operating right into a ghost. If a participant does launch the gobbling hero right into a ghost, the opposite participant will get to serve. In the meantime, the gamers are additionally battling Area Invaders with the identical paddles. It sounds complicated, however after jiffy, you will be questioning when somebody will construct a mashup of Galaga, Joust, and Dig Dug.
The sport was constructed for a Mini Ludum Dare problem the place builders might construct a Pong-impressed recreation utilizing any engine, language, framework or artwork a developer desired. In truth, the one actual rule was that builders couldn’t construct a precise duplicate of the unique.
The 2 participant Pacapong helps gamepads for a barely extra genuine arcade really feel. Extra importantly it is obtainable for Home windows, OS X and Linux, so you’ll be able to take pleasure in a second childhood on no matter pc you occur to have, with out burning by means of your mother and father’ quarters.
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