amoebaRL v0.2c


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The goal of the game is to eat weaker amoebas while running away from stronger ones. When you eat a weaker amoeba you gain a level. If a stronger amoeba eats you, you die. You win by gaining level 10.

Controls: Arrow Keys or Numeric Keypad. SPACE - skip a turn.
(alternate controls: HJKLYUBN)
Turn OFF NumLock in Opera. Turn ON NumLock in IE, Chromium.

Keypad:

Map:

  • @ - you;
  • * - impassable stone;
  • 1 - 9 - weak amoeba;
  • 1 - 9 - equal amoeba;
  • 1 - 9 - strong amoeba;
  • ~ - dead amoeba;

Important notes:

  • amoebas are stupid and can't walk around stones;
  • when eating weaker amoeba you gain a level;
  • when stronger amoeba chews you, you die;
  • you have a 66% chance of growing when eating amoeba of the same level;
  • amoebas of the same level kill each other;
  • amoebas of level 9 are always stronger than you;

Tested in Firefox 3, Opera 9, IE 6, Chromium.