Caveman Chaos! 2

1st Nov 2018, 7:22 PM
Caveman Chaos! 2
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Cartoonist_at_Large 1st Nov 2018, 7:22 PM
Turning 'Caveman No. 3' into an 80's style arcade game wasn't as dificult as one might think - imagining Director Phineas J. Butterworth in the role of Donkey Kong, and Steve as the perennially-threatened protagonist ala Mario or Pac Man, attempting to avoid all the hazards being thrown at him, gave me exactly the inspiration I needed. The first thing I needed, therefore, was a revised design for Steve and a selection of expendable pixel-creatures to chase him around.... and what fun it was dreaming those little monsters up! The video game levels, seen at bottom right, were envisioned as a succession of movie sets; with Phineas over seeing everything (and hurling abuse), Greta nipping in and out to provide power-ups and hidden bonuses, and Steve leaping from platform to platform attempting very hard not to die....