There was a bug in the first release in the end sequence which is fixed now in the latest package.
A downloadable game for Windows
The zombie apocalypse devasted large areas of the world, our two protagonists survived till now and reside in a trailerpark near a city. A radio call reached them with the message that there will be a space rocket leaving the planet to reach the moon base station. But to get to the space rocket, they need to fight their way through the city to the launch site. There is one downside: The space rocket has only one place left. Who will be the one, able to survive the journey and leave the planet for a better future on the moon? Who will shoot his way to the moon?
The Escape is a local multiplayer co-op/pvp 2.5D side scroller game with just one level. It was created during the GitHub Game Off Jam 2020.
The player who will arrive the space rocket entrance door first at the end will win this game. But fighting alone could be hard. The elevator at the end which will bring you to the rocket entrance will only start if both players are on the elevator. One exception: if one player is already dead, it will start with just one player.
If one player dies during the game, the other player has the chance to shoot his way to the rocket which will flight him/her to the moon.
If time is up, both players die.
So choose your tactic wisely...
The game is optimized for controllers, but can also be used with the keyboard. The XBox 360 controller was tested, other controllers could work, but maybe with an other button configuration. This is the configuration for the XBox 360 controller:
Keyboard controls are as follows
There is no weapon aiming in keyboard mode, sorry...
W - UP
S - DOWN
A - LEFT
D - RIGHT
SHIFT - RUN
SPACE - JUMP
E - SHOOT
R - RELOAD
Movement - Cursor keys
X - RUN
N - JUMP
V - SHOOT
M - RELOAD
Used Engine & Assets
Just download the zip file, extract it and execute the "The Escape.exe" file