Wave Jump

Wave Jump is a 80's arcade inspired multiplayer game where you've got to be lightening fast to beat your friend to the finish. Ride a bolt of electricity in a slick retro-futuristic sunset world with your friend. Put your reflexes to the test as your race to catch the final cyber portal first. You've been warned. This game will make your brain melt.
Jam year: 
ART - Stranger Things
Web standard (HTML5, Java, JavaScript, Flash), Web browser with special plugins or packaged apps
Technology Notes: 
* JavaScript * Phaser.io [JS Game Enginer] (https://phaser.io/) * Webpack [Bundler and task runner] * Heroku [Deployments and hosting] * Photoshop for assets
Installation Instructions: 

To use this game you’ll need to install a few things before you have a working copy of the project.

1. Clone this repo:

Navigate into your workspace directory.


git clone [email protected]:JoeKarlsson/wave-jump.git

2. Install node.js and npm:


3. Install dependencies:

Navigate to the cloned repo’s directory.


npm install

4. Run the development server:


npm start

This will run a server so you can run the game in a browser.

Open your browser and enter localhost:3000 into the address bar.

Also this will start a watch process, so you can change the source and the process will recompile and refresh the browser

Build for deployment:


npm run deploy

This will optimize and minimize the compiled bundle and generate the index.html.


This game was created for the Global Game Jam 2018 over 48 hours on January 26 - 28, 2018 in Minneapolis, MN.


Original music and sounds by Andrew Hill

Game Stills: 
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