Bad Trip

In the game Bad Trip the player jumps into the role of a drug addict, who is escaping from a rehabilitation hospital. It is a 2D side-view jump & run game with action and puzzle elements. The goal is to escape and survive till the end of the game and get a good high score. The player moves through the world trying to overcome obstacles and, at the same time, flees from the hospital staff. In the levels the player can find drugs – power-ups, which have temporal effects on the skills of character, but also effect on the appearance and behavior of the game. The character can pick up the drugs and make usage of the special skills that the drugs gives him to overcome obstacles.But the drugs have a negative effect on the health of the player. After a certain time the activity of the drug disappears and the hangover comes into effect. So the player has to choose wisely, which drugs to pick-up in order to crack the highscore. The game is not meant to actually encourage people to take drugs, but deals with the topic in a different way, showing also the side effects of drugs.
Jam year: 
2014
Diversifiers: 
I am who I want to be
Rebels Learns it Better
Honor Aaron Swartz
Back to the 1885
Platforms: 
MS Windows, Mac OS X, Linux / Unix
Technology Notes: 
In the repository you can find the code and an executable .jar.
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