にゃんこわん (Nyanko-Wan)

Jump, bump, dodge and escape... THE CLAW!
Jam year: 
2014
Diversifiers: 
Homo Sapiens are Boring
Can You Come And Play?
Platforms: 
MS Windows, Mac OS X, Android device, iPhone, iPad, Linux / Unix
Tools and Technologies: 
Unity (any product)
Technology Notes: 
Nyanko-Wan is played on a large screen. Each player uses their mobile to connect to the game and their phone becomes an ad hoc controller through a simple web app. Nyanko-Wan uses a Node.js server and Socket.io for communication. The phone controller is a javascript canvas and the game runs in Unity. All code and assets where produced in 48h specifically for the Global Game Jam 2014 in Berlin.
Installation Instructions: 

Windows

- install node.js from http://nodejs.org/
- run the nyanko-wan.bat file


Linux [untested]

- install node.js from http://nodejs.org/
- run the app.js server using "node app.js" in the web folder
- run nyanko-wan.exe


OSX [untested]

- install node.js from http://nodejs.org/
- run the app.js server using "node app.js" in the web folder
- run the nyanko-wan.app

Credits: 

CONCEPT :: Javier Díaz : Giles Coope : Raphaël de Courville

CODE :: Giles Coope

DESIGN :: Javier Díaz

ADDITIONAL DESIGN :: Raphaël de Courville

Game Stills: 
Source files: 
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