Preview from day 4

Wikipedia 1942

Source code repo:

python 2.7
pygame (latest version)
wikipedia (included in the source code, otherwise pip install wikipedia)

Hitler invaded Wikipedia!
You must defeat him and make Wikipedia free again!

This game is inspired by the Hitler Wikipedia game.
When the game start, a random page from Wikipedia will be generated.
All the links on this page will appear as gems in the game.
By collecting gems, you can warp to these pages.
You must collect gems and warp to other Wikipedia pages until you reach the Hitler page.
This is where Hitler is hiding. Find him and defeat him.

Hit space or left-click to shoot bullets.
Hit Esc. to make the Warp zone appear.

You start the game with 10 HP.
Everytime you take a hit, you lose 1 HP.
If you finish a level (no gems left), you will recover all your life.

You can warp to another page anytime during the game by pressing Esc.
However, if you do so you won't recover your life.
If you drop to 0 HP, it's Game Over.

Gathering gems will allow you to use power-ups.
Right-click to activate the power-up shown in the lower-left corner.

You must collect 10 gems to get a power-up.
The power-up will appear in the lower-left corner.
Power-ups are associated with gem colors.
If you don't use your power and collect another gem, the power-up will change to the last color you collected.

Green: Activate a shield that last for 3 minutes. If you take a hit, the shield will absorb it.
Blue: Increase the power of your gun for 30 seconds.
Yellow: Increase your agility for 60 seconds.
Grey: Activate a gem magnet for 60 seconds. The gems will fly in your direction when you get close.
Red : Regenerate 3 HP.


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Ratings (show detail)

Overall: 3.1
Fun: 2.8
Production: 3.3
Innovation: 3.1

25% respondents marked the game as not working.
Respondents: 9


File Uploader Date
RC4 - Black boxes fixed on Windows
benoxoft 2015/08/16 04:03
Release Candidate
benoxoft 2015/08/15 20:24
Preview from day 4
benoxoft 2015/08/13 22:08
Preview from day 2
benoxoft 2015/08/11 18:29

Diary Entries

Beginning of day 3

Didn't post much in the past 2 days so here is a status update: Github repo: A lot of work has been done on the UI so far. Not much on the gameplay. Most sprites are animated and there is a background. Today I'll keep working on the user interface.

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Getting there

The game is getting there. It is playable. Tomorrow I should have a boss fight hopefully. The code is a mess but heh.

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Strange bug

I have a strange bug today. I think I have a memory leak or something like that.

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Pretty much done

The game is pretty much complete. I added a boss fight among other things. The code is still a mess.

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