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A puzzle game where player holds DS upside-down and try to pop the balloons. It is one of the PAlib projects.  
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Balloon DS (French) is a puzzle game where you have to hold the NDS upside down and try to pop the balloons. It is one of the PAlib projects.  
  
 
==User guide==
 
==User guide==
Take the DS upside doen. Then, move and look for balloon to burst and put it in one of two stocks, on left and right side.  
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Hold the DS upside down. Then look for balloon to burst it and put it in one of the 2 stocks (left and right).  
  
To simply burst a balloon without the store, click on without pressing a button.  
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To pop a balloon without storing it, simply tap on it without pressing a button.  
  
Then, for the next level, explode a number of balls of each color. These numbers are shown on the non-touch screen.  
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To go to the next level you have to pop a certain number of balloons of each color. These numbers are shown on the non-touch screen (which means bottom screen since the DS is upside-down).
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There are 2 types of bonus balloons (blue) that will appear during the game:
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* Flower balloon - Give time bonus.
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* Star balloon - Allow you to get 4 balloons of the same color in a row.
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Since version 2.0 you can also view the next balloons.
  
 
==Controls==
 
==Controls==
A and Y - stock left and right
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A/Y - Store ballon on the left/right
  
Stylus - burst balloons
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Stylus - Shoot
  
 
==Known issues==
 
==Known issues==
A memory overflow makes the game unplayable on normal DS (disappearance of sprites) while the DS Lite, the game becomes playable after a few seconds.
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A memory overflow makes the game unplayable on normal DS (sprites disappear) while for DS Lite, the game becomes playable after a few seconds.
  
 
==Changelog==
 
==Changelog==
 
'''Version 2.0'''
 
'''Version 2.0'''
*Modification of graphics and adjustments of some elements of the gameplay.  
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* Modified graphics and adjusted some elements of the gameplay.  
*Addition of the balloons no-claims bonus and visualization of the next balloons.  
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* Added bonus balloons and visualization of the next balloons.
  
 
'''Version 1.1'''
 
'''Version 1.1'''
*Added a pause which makes it possible to start again a part as well as an interface adapted to the left-handeds person (one can use left and right instead of A and Y).  
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* Following Sto's advice, added a pause that allows you to restart a game as well as an interface suitable for left-handers (you can use left and right instead of A and Y).  
*Reduced time between each level. Thank you Sto!
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* Finally, reduced the time between each level. Thanks Sto.
  
 
'''Version 1.0'''
 
'''Version 1.0'''
*Added a menu and modified the interface of play.
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* Added a menu and made some changes to the game interface. But it is not subject to change yet. Everything that is displayed is now right side up (it's really hard to work backwards).  
*Different the bugs from posting is also removed.  
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* The various display bugs are also removed.  
*The sound part was also treated.  
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* The sound part has also been processed.  
*Modified obtaining the points and additional times.
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* Also made some changes to getting the extra points and time.  
 
 
'''Version beta'''
 
*Version of test of the gameplay.  
 
  
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'''Beta version'''
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* Gameplay test version.
  
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[[Category:DS homebrew games]]
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[[Category:Homebrew puzzle games on DS]]
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[[Category:Homebrew shooter games on DS]]

Latest revision as of 14:23, 13 June 2021

Balloon DS
Balloonds.jpg
General
Author(s)Tipiak
TypePuzzle Shooter
Version2.0
LicenceMixed
Links
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Balloon DS (French) is a puzzle game where you have to hold the NDS upside down and try to pop the balloons. It is one of the PAlib projects.

User guide

Hold the DS upside down. Then look for balloon to burst it and put it in one of the 2 stocks (left and right).

To pop a balloon without storing it, simply tap on it without pressing a button.

To go to the next level you have to pop a certain number of balloons of each color. These numbers are shown on the non-touch screen (which means bottom screen since the DS is upside-down).

There are 2 types of bonus balloons (blue) that will appear during the game:

  • Flower balloon - Give time bonus.
  • Star balloon - Allow you to get 4 balloons of the same color in a row.

Since version 2.0 you can also view the next balloons.

Controls

A/Y - Store ballon on the left/right

Stylus - Shoot

Known issues

A memory overflow makes the game unplayable on normal DS (sprites disappear) while for DS Lite, the game becomes playable after a few seconds.

Changelog

Version 2.0

  • Modified graphics and adjusted some elements of the gameplay.
  • Added bonus balloons and visualization of the next balloons.

Version 1.1

  • Following Sto's advice, added a pause that allows you to restart a game as well as an interface suitable for left-handers (you can use left and right instead of A and Y).
  • Finally, reduced the time between each level. Thanks Sto.

Version 1.0

  • Added a menu and made some changes to the game interface. But it is not subject to change yet. Everything that is displayed is now right side up (it's really hard to work backwards).
  • The various display bugs are also removed.
  • The sound part has also been processed.
  • Also made some changes to getting the extra points and time.

Beta version

  • Gameplay test version.