Actions

Rockbot

From GameBrew - a wiki dedicated to Video Game Homebrew.

Rockbot
Rockbotds.jpg
General
Author(s)protoman
TypePlatform
Version0.1 Beta 6
LicenceMixed
Links
Download
Website
Source
Advertisements


Rockbot is an open-source, SDL library based, game engine to replicate old style games like Megaman. It is a homebrew platformer made in the spirit of capcom’s classic Megaman (Rockman in Japan) game series (1-6 and 9-10), that have original storyline and graphics, besides an editor where the user can edit their own stage and enemies.

The game itself is made with SDL library and ported to Linux, Windows and Playstation 2. The latest release for the Nintendo DS port was version 0.1 beta 6 (abandoned).

User guide

It is a platform game with enemies, somersaults and a powerful boss at the end of each scene, which you can obtain weapon from and advance to the next stage.

There are 8 bosses to beat with the theme of rock-paper-scissors (a power that conquers the other power).

Controls

D-Pad - Move

A - Shoot

B - Jump

Screenshots

Rockbotds2.jpg Rockbotds3.jpg

Compatibility

Tested on:

Flashcard iPlayer with firmware OS 1.3 V. 1.0.6
FlashCard DSTT/TTDS with Firmware 1.17