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Generic Pong
Author: vertigoelectric Submitted: 5th September, 2009 Favourites:1
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It's strange how something so ridiculously simple can become so oddly addicting at times. The name of this game pretty much says it all.

I'm still very new to the world of game-making, but I've learned so much with my "Fangame" project that I wondered how much trouble it would be to whip up something simple. "Generic Pong" was the result.

If you don't know the controls... you should be slapped

There is no "Game Over". When you miss the ball, it wraps around to the other side of the board but it takes off points.

The higher your score, the faster the ball will move.

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http://www.vertigofx.com/games/genericpong/generic_pong.exe (1.11 mb )



Posted by UrbanMonk 5th September, 2009

Those graphics are so advanced! A square ball!? who'd thought?
 
Posted by vertigoelectric 5th September, 2009

I figured since everybody else re-invents the wheel, I'd re-invent the box.
 
Posted by Chrisbo 9th September, 2009

I love what you've done with the Pong genre. What did you use for the graphics? CATIA? 3D Studio? Amazing.
 
Posted by Jason Orme 10th September, 2009

At least the game title is honest.
 
Posted by 0ko 11th September, 2009

actually no, the game title is not honest, because
real generic pong at least had a computer opponent.
 
Posted by vertigoelectric 11th September, 2009

You clearly misunderstand the meaning of the word "generic"
 
Posted by 0ko 13th September, 2009

I understand the word perfectly well.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Generic

Look at the third example, instead of rpg think think pong, which has always been known to have either a computer or human opponent on the other side of the play area.
Comment edited by 0ko on 9/13/2009
 
Posted by UrbanMonk 13th September, 2009

Actually your both wrong! This isn't pong it's a parallel universe! One that doesn't have computer opponents!
 
Posted by 0ko 13th September, 2009

lol!
 
Posted by vertigoelectric 13th September, 2009

hahaha.... okay
 
Posted by Ridder Florian 23rd September, 2009

It's pong!
 

 



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