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Release - 2016-3 - Penguin Parade
  19th January, 2016
The Penguins are out on parade.
Guide them to their happy hole, to finish each level.

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You can Download here for Windows, play it on GameJolt, or grab the .apk for Android TV. It's not yet gotten through OUYA or GameStick reviews, yet, though.

The Brief


A nice and easy little "guidance" game, this week, as you use the skills provided to help the Penguins find their way through a variety of mazes.
Try not to waste too many of the skills, though, as you'll be needing them in later levels!

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Controls


Although this game does indeed work with Mouse and Keyboard, the control scheme was designed for a Gamepad, so where possible try to use one!!
Switch Penguin : Left and Right
Switch Skill : B and N (or shoulder buttons)
Use skill on selected penguin : Z or Spacebar, or the bottom-most face button on your controller!

How not to Lose


Don't run out of skills, Don't run out of time, and Don't kill any penguins!

What I didn't do/Possible Improvements


Making levels for this game was such a chore..
Having made the skills accumulate, I needed to test, test and test again, in order to ensure each and every level was doable.
Add to that, the fact that I didn't have an editor, so was doing it all using ascii maps, and you can imagine the whole endeavour wasn't exactly easy to achieve!!

Next time, if there is a next time, I'll probably start with a level editor!!

I can only apologise that there are only 15 levels.. .. And that took me 2 weeks!!

You can Download here for Windows, play it on GameJolt, or find it on your OUYA/Cortex/GameStick device of choice!

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