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M2k (logical), Reskue remake, colony
Aleksej 11 Aug, 2020
Hello im author Linux version games M2K (my original puzzle), Reskue remake, Colony remake (not yet done).
Im targeting on Linux as main platform. android just placed as is. For best play practice play on PC.
2 years of single developing.

Cover of game Reskue
https://sun2-3.userapi.com/ALsl3thslI2KEIxx7U4AB_Gn6krHMsxe_WSIyQ/urBFd1zkDhk.jpg

Game written with my M2K 2D engine for Linux, Android, Windows under GPL, code is open source. Most of music from scene-org.
M2K engine based on Lua language + love framework.
Game can read direct maps written in hobeta $C format ZX-Spectrum Rescue map editor and use it.
New version of course have map editor support joystick and have save ability. Players can create maps and exchange its if they want.
I not planning ANY monetizing game, any ads/promo/lootbox or etc signs of badware.


Im can only hope allowing bring new life to the game Rescue.
I love spectrum games. At this moment im working with my friend on animation and im still developing M2K engine code

Rescue and Colony is old game created by Mastertronic in 1985 year for Zx-spectrum platform.

We have a party for playing old Rescue game for a time with friends. Who is faster save all scientists for time. My best result 8min on original map. I try found my scores i write it on a paper ) include writing map number of course.
I write map editor, and i and my friend creates new 9 maps for game. (it's not first my map editor. for ZX i create Heroquest editor)

Game have 3 languages - English, Polish, Russian.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2V3t0vB4dPg TRAILER Reskue (unfortunatly only Russian)
Games free for all platforms here.
https://dj-alex.itch.io
If you want to support developing follow me on Patreon or help with something)


Changelog of last version game
Reskue 422 build
+ PC Game can read maps direct from Zx Hobeta Rescue+ format. (need just title it LEVEL1.$C or 2,3 etc.. and use external level load editor "E" key)
Any map created with Zx-spectrum editor will work with Reskue remake
+ Adds new graphical effects - Glow, Godrays, Vignette.
+ All bonuses can be destroyed
+ Android version displays special keys for Resurrect or Next level when it really need.
+ Blocked saving when you not started game
+ Bomb damage increased to 250.
+ All ammo even from enemies can correctly rikochets from short distances.
+ Adds new enemy who not use ammo but suddenly place mines for you. Mine always destroys your tank if you found it.
+ Help with controls added to main meny always displayed when you not use joystick. If you connect joystick
game displays help for PS3-xbox360 joystick.
+ Added disable left or right stick if joystick damaged.
+ Code improvements; Editor_settings and ini files (cmsg, objects).
New maps created by you remember version of game used for build.
+ Cursed tank - If you be near flashing tank your damage has been lowered.
+ Settings in menu can be scrolled now.
+ Healing pistol adds 100 HP for you, but you are harmless.
+ Map Fixes: Additional levels removed incorrect enemy spawn point created by autoimporter.
+ Map fixes: Fix Map #1 error with Control center delivery (All items delivers but used invalid coordinates)

Of course for anyone who love digging source codes is here
https://github.com/dj--alex/m2k

P.S. Sorry, I cannot do english video. Only can write and read. If somebody can sounds comments and
tell something about it be super.
Unfortunately i still have problems animations. I don't have an artist and use old sprites, or free images .
From time to time i hire some artists and animators.


PS ** Unfortunately in Russia i cannot use sites like kickstarter .There is unpopular resource.
Aleksej 26 Dec, 2020
Reskue build 534

+ Fixed minimal speed bug error (set speed lower than 4 cause bug or crash)
+ New weapon icons
+ General weapon settings change. Remove old weapons
+ Fast changing weapon. Any weapon now you can select by pressing key 1...5.
Remember if you die, all inventory "in hands" except your selected weapon be lost.

You now can use weapons by 4 methods, not all weapon have all 4. but at least 2-3 .
Alt fire is ice shot (caps lock), Combo is use ammo and ice firing both . Long fire is pressing ammo key long.
1.Enforcer. First weapon (undroppable)and mods +20,+50 do normal damage
Alt Fire - Low power ice shot, can freeze items.
Combo - No
Longfire - Shot 3 bullets, but have more cooldown.
2.Shock gun - Stuns enemy, your damage seriously decreased. (-100 to damage)
Alt fire - no
Combo fire - Dispels any effects positive or negative on enemy, even Pain reflection or Protect.
3.Freeze gun - +25 freeze and -20 damage
Alt fire - no
Longfire - Does 0 damage but freezes all enemies near target. Require more ice.
Combo - Freezes all living creatures on map, and bullets (!). Require 300 ice or paralyzator ammo.
4.Slow gun. Do normal damage and slows one target.
Alt fire - no
Long fire - Slows all enemies near target. Require more ammo. Increased cooldown
Combo - no
5.Fear gun. Do normal damage and fears one target. (except white tanks or anomalies)
Long fire - Fears all enemies near target. Require more ammo. 5% chance to selected tank becomes enemy to others. Increased cooldown
6.Disruptor. Destroys armor tanks, have long effect after shot. Do normal damage.
Long fire - Corrupt all enemies near target. Require more ammo. 5% chance to selected tank becomes red. (rage, speedup) . Increased cooldown
Combo - Shots 7 shards, after strikes they can produce new 4 shards. Require minigun ammo.
7.Grenade launcher. Does as named. Delivery bombs to enemies. Bomb explosion creates only when strikes with any living creature.

Rikoszet.
Any enemy having Pain reflection can reflect special effect of your ammo to you. Use with attentiveness.

Any who wants to test new weapons faster, in editor exist secret room with all 7 weapons. yes. in first map
Of course weapons available in shipping center and can be found in loot. (3-6% chances drop)



English - Reskue 519
+Added repair droid, Activated by inserting battery. Droids can repair some items like solar panels, light damaged doors, some wires. These creatures cannot use any weapon. First droid you can found on your base near tank.
+White tanks now a class monster. Have 3000 HP, armor with "pain reflecton", immune to signaltrap (false target trick) and immune to fear. Have possiblity reactivate any disabled tanks or miners. Instead of loot when dead drops bomb.
Player 2 can direct control all white tanks if TankAI is Off on menu.
* Minigun tanks simplified.
+ Fixed counter of tanks and counter of ammo.
+ Updated map, added some new items

reskue
https://yadi.sk/d/9i5rHDGcfxmKXA Reskue Android *autoupd
https://yadi.sk/d/bPR_bWYe8yKvXQ Reskue Linux tar,deb *autoupd
https://yadi.sk/d/UchZpqMfw-0WTg Reskue Windows *autoupd
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Aleksej 13 May
Updates 606...657 info now available on Steam!
https://steamcommunity.com/games/1550780/announcements/detail/5557983326171216507

Game still in checking status
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