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[Slime-Ball-Istic Mr. Missile] - Missile Defense and ... Geography?

06-23-2016, 09:25 PM
Joined: Jun 2016
Location: Seoul, South Korea
Posts: 6
[Slime-Ball-Istic Mr. Missile] - Missile Defense and ... Geography?

I'm happy to present the teaser trailer for our upcoming game, "Slime-Ball-Istic Mr. Missile" (or "Mr. Missile" for short).

Many of you may recognize the retro gameplay featured at the tail-end of the trailer.
We're currently aiming for a Q3 release this year (2016).

We still have a few cities and landmarks to create for the game, so we'd love to hear from you as to what cities / landmarks you'd like to see in the game. Any continent is fair game, though we'd like each city to have at least 3 (somewhat) famous and recognizable buildings / landmarks. Feel free to give us your suggestions in the comments.

Thanks for checking us out!
06-24-2016, 05:32 AM
Joined: Nov 2012
Posts: 431
it looks vey fun

06-24-2016, 05:05 PM
Joined: Apr 2009
Location: Sacramento, CA
Posts: 3,138
Alright, I'm throwing my vote in for my hometown of Sacramento. I know it's not the most well-known town, but it's actually an awesome city that's under most peoples' radar and we ARE the Capital of California, after all

Anyway, probably 3 of the most recognizable landmarks in Sacramento are:

The Ziggurat Building

The Tower Bridge

and of course, The State Capitol Building

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06-25-2016, 05:25 AM
Joined: Sep 2008
Posts: 488
My hometown Honolulu, Hawaii would be awesome to see in this game!
06-26-2016, 05:45 AM
Joined: Jan 2016
Posts: 4
How about farms and giant wind turbines in the Midwest or some spinoff of Area 51 in the desert?
07-01-2016, 11:22 PM
Joined: Jun 2016
Location: Seoul, South Korea
Posts: 6
Thanks for the replies and checking us out, everyone!

kripa1415` We hope so. Graphics, sound, and everything should be as good as possible, but in the end it should be a fun game!

Boardumb (Jared) Thanks for actually finding and including images! This aspect of research actually takes time, so you've helped a lot. You've certainly made a strong case for Sacramento which currently isn't in the game... but now could be? =]

tunawrap Honolulu could work. It's definitely a recognized city. As a local, what 3 (man-made) landmarks would you suggest? Tall skyscrapers work well, but variety is also nice.

Shimm5 I know you saw our reply in the article, but I'll repost it here.
"Visually that actually sounds really cool, Sean. As of now we've been including landmarks (Statue of Liberty, Eiffel Tower, etc.), but we'll keep this in mind. I wonder what Area 51 looks like...
Thanks for the suggestions!"
I've actually just made some turbines for another location. And I'm still thinking of "Area 52" in the back of my mind.

Here are some images we've been posting for marketing.
The final game will include parodies of landmarks to avoid legal issues. =]

Westminster Palace

The Colosseum

Arc de Triomphe

Fernsehturm de Berlin

Hungarian Parliament Building

an enemy slime
07-19-2016, 11:05 PM
Joined: Jun 2016
Location: Seoul, South Korea
Posts: 6
Hello all.

Work continues on the game as our first set of cities is done. Of course the plan is to make more, but first we need to finish the rest of the game. o_O

We're still interested in hearing which cities and landmarks (at least 3 per city) you'd like to see.

For now, here are some more sprites we've made.

Washington D.C. Made on the 4th of July, of course.

Gyeongbok-gung 경복궁

Tokyo Tower

Taipei 101

Gateway of India

Burj Al Arab

A building-eating slime

Let us know what you think. Thank you!