☠️ Death Arrives

BLaTTiX - Sun, 20 Jun 2021 13:31:50 GMT

This release adds a damage component to all entities. This imparts health to metaballs, meaning that they may take multiple shots to destroy. It also means that the player now has a health bar, and can ACTUALLY DIE if it’s depleted. Bwahaha!

In practice this means that you can reach the game over screen during the course of normal gameplay. which is good. Things are slowly coming together.

Gauges have been added to the HUD to show the health of the player (on the left) and their speed (on the right). Apart from that, the following changes have been shipped:

Coming next will be enemy AI, followed by warp levels. But time is running out!