Laser Hockey DS 0.4.0

Discussion in 'GBAtemp & Scene News' started by Urza, Jun 1, 2008.

  1. Urza

    Urza hi

    Jul 18, 2007
    United States
    [​IMG] Laser Hockey DS 0.4.0
    Now using Box2D physics engine

    MrTyzik has completed recoded his Laser Hockey DS game, now using Box2D for the physics engine. This significantly improves gameplay. Download below.


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  2. Saylient_Dreams

    Saylient_Dreams GBAtemp Fan

    Jul 11, 2007
    United States
    This seems pretty cool. The graphics could be cleaned up a little. Physics seems to be working. No sounds or music in this. Also its multiplayer centric. There's a practice mode where the other paddle just goes side to side, no cpu opponent (yet?). I'll be looking out for this one. Laser Hockey on WiiPlay was one of my favorites on it.
  3. IainDS

    IainDS GBAtemp Regular

    Jul 20, 2007
    How hard can it be to chnage the puck to an actual puck and not a dohnut!
  4. Jackreyes

    Jackreyes Newbie

    Its trying to replicate the Wii Play one which had a puck with a whole in it.
  5. noONE

    noONE ~~~~~~~~~~~~

    May 24, 2007
    Linköping/Norrköping, Sweden.
    Hmm,looks kinda good, but the old E3 tech demo version of "laser hockey" seems better right now atleast, i'll stick with that for now, but this is for sure interesting.
  6. pilotwangs

    pilotwangs GBAtemp Maniac

    Jan 20, 2008
    Ive gotta try this!
  7. mollekemiel

    mollekemiel Advanced Member

    May 9, 2006
    United States
    looks good on the emulator but cant get it working on a realds with my m3cf. [​IMG]
  8. Sweater Fish Del

    Sweater Fish Del GBAtemp Regular

    Jul 8, 2006
    United States
    Try Sumiguchi's Paddle Battle. It's a lot better than that E3 tech demo. It's got multiple opponents, different table designs, some training mini-games and, of course, no time limit.

    As for Laser Hockey, I've tried the older version before and I don't recall noticing any problems with the physics in it, but in the version, they're all broken and unpredictable. When you hit the puck hard, sometimes it'll barely move at all and you'll have to scramble to hit it again before it leaves your screen, other times it'll move so fast you can't even see it. Hopefully those problems can be ironed out since box2d should be able to give a more fluid feel to a game like this, but something's not workig right now.

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