This game is awesome. Thank you for finishing it man, it inspired me I am just a beginner now and I am a bit hardstuck on how my game should go but this short game told me that not only big games have what it takes to be good. Thank you for inspiring me!
He Almost Killed Me
MOVE and JUMP with arrow keys ! You can TRIPLE JUMP :) !
ABOUT THE GAME
He Almost Killed Me is a tough 2D platformer in which you control a bouncy character navigating a mysterious world...
This game represents the difficulties I (and other creative people) face when it comes down to making something ! Giving up, doubt, comparison, these are dangers creators battle through in order to bring something to life...
This game, I almost killed it, I almost gave up on it, this is its story !
ABOUT THE TEAM
Hey :) ! I'm Noa Calice, the dev, responsible for all art, code, design and sound effects !
You can FOLLOW me on TWITTER !
And Also JOIN the BLACKTHORNPROD DISCORD SERVER if you want to chat with a cool community of game creators, coders, artists and musicians !
The game's EPIC MUSIC was made by Eirik Skarding, for more on that great dude check out his SOUNDCLOUD!
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OH. MY. GOD.
This game is pure insanity at the least. Phew! That was one TOUGH platformer there!
But, on a serious note, I have to give it to you. The controls were nice and easy, and the jump was just floaty enough to control the landing point. Very snappy and fast paced game with great story and amazing visual!
I'm actually surprised at how you didn't ruin the gameplay, because with many games, people tend to get carried away by challenge and even sometimes repetition which can make the game a little boring. But this one was different.
Every level was unique in its own way and followed a pattern so that the player could slowly understand and follow the pattern along with the level too. The story line was certainly unique, and the boss fights weren't ruined by all the various gameplay mechanics that were previously implemented.
For a free browser game on itch.io, this really kicks up the standard. Overall, I have just one word:
Amazing game! But if you double jump against a wall and then triple jump in the other direction immediately you clip through the wall :P
I keep being teleported to the wrong checkpoint after I die...but otherwise great game and storyline!
this game was amazing, the story was sp good and it felt so real. it is one of the best games i played yet. the art is also amazing the music was very well made aswell.
This is a great game but it sucks when you fall and hit another checkpoint by mistake
This was the best game i've ever played!
BTP is my fav YT channel!
And I love 2D Platformers
Good Job Noa!
I saw this game in your 'What I learn by making 30+ games' video on YT and then had to dust off this old itch account to leave you a comment.
This game, was ... fantastic, challenging, rewarding and wonderfully stylish. The subtle changes to colours and of course, the sound track were so on point. Once I started jumping, I couldn't stop until I finished the game.
I know in the scheme of things, I am just another faceless name on the internet however you should know that this is probably my second favourite gaming experience to date. Second only to 'Inside' which I maintain is by the most emotive experience I have had playing games.
I can't wait to look through your other creations!
Note: Playtime was roughly 15 minutes for me.
"He loved platformers!" but hated people!
Some times after death it will teleport me to the beginning of the level, make it frustrating for me to complete him.
Last boss - it's a very hard, but i could end this. I think, the complexity of the game grows disproportionately, and last 2 levels very more difficult, then other levels. I want leave the game any times, because very hard and we have one way to complete level - jump again, and again, and again....
This game have peculiar style and intresting tale. I finished this game in two hour, because I'm intresting in the ending of it and can't stoped.
Thank you for your creation and for intresting expirience.
WHOOOOOOHOOOOO i finally beat the final boss and finished the game :D. That final fight was super hard though, and i had to use multiple skips. Anyway, good game!
please patch meat boy part
I loved this game! Keep it up!
I finally finished the game!
It took me a few hours, and a lot of rage, but I finally did it.
It's a really good game and I really appreciate the music in it.
I think it fits very well with the game and the whole concept of the game was really good.
I would love to see more games like this one in the future (but possibly with a little less rage).
the person that did the music is very talanted.
thanks so much for making such a great game.
Finally completed it after one week!!
I loved playing this game. The kind of sad story mixed with the piano music and the high difficulty is just perfect!
This game is incredible, i could feel the tension of the character afraid of being erased and the chagelle was so good.. this game is awesome (sorry for any error on my writting, english is not my native language)
I really liked the game because its very challenging but i dont really like the starting of the end of the game becuase its just has me randomly having to jump hoping to get lucky and not land on the circle things when i jump other than that its a great game
This is one of the best games I have played, and trust me I have played a lot. To think a single person made this is just mind blowing! I had so much fun playing this game and I got addicted to it! I was going mad trying to complete I had to put it down. Wonderful game!
Great game, but could you PLEASE make the checkpoints actually work? Like I get passed a certain area, I die and I get sent to the beginning and it's so annoying to travel all the way back!
So much fun! Very challenging, but it felt great to finally get the pattern down and be able to get through the level! Great job man!
What a wonderful gem of a game. I adored every moment of it. The difficulty was just right, the music and art were gorgeous, and the controls were responsive. Lovely game, would definitely recommend. It's not often that you find such a beautiful but difficult platformer.
I think that you get sent back multiple checkpoints because sometimes you get hit multiple times before the game actually reloads. You should change this, but otherwise IS GREAT GAME!!!
i did it!
The game's difficulty is just right for me!
I like it!
Amazing, totaly worth it.
really nice game! But I keep getting sent back checkpoints. Please fix this soon! Again, really great game!
amazing game but it keeps sending me back a few check points then the one im on. could you please fix at some point?. other then that great game
Love the game, is there a reason it kept sending me back more than one checkpoint.
Really good game, the controls are very good and it is very fun and satisfying to play. The story is very beautiful and contains a good message. Good job!
Love it! The difficulty caught me off guard, I'm still stuck on the fourth level.
Hey, not related to the game, but the discord server link isn't working.
Nice job, Noa! :)
Oh my god, i love this game, it is so good and polished, and the art still is really cool ! Also i loved how this game tells its litle story, and how i can somehow relate to it (since i'm a bit like the creator - you -, not finishing any game for the reseons depicted (or some art pieces since i'm an art student).
I played your games before (and I do believe you've done something for the ludum dare 39 but i can't remember what, and i'm a bit unsure now...), and I will certainly play them again later. But for now i'm willing to see what you will do for this next ludum dare ! :D
Keep going and good luck in what u do !! ♥