Pong by leinad

Discussion in 'GBAtemp & Scene News' started by FAST6191, Aug 8, 2007.

  1. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

    pip Reporter
    Nov 21, 2005
    United Kingdom

    Pong by leinad

    Pong for the DS

    GBATemp member leinad has submitted a multiplayer oriented version of the classic coin-op known as pong for the DS.




    The game includes 4 game modes and, in a move reminiscent of some of the warioware touched mini games, includes some multiple players on one DS modes:

    • 2 screens, 2 player , 1 or 2 balls
    • 1 screen , 3 player, 1 ball
    • 2 screens, 3 player, 1 ball
    • 1 screen, 2 player , 1 ball


    player 1 : D-Pad

    player 2 : X & B (in 2player, 1 screen mode)

    Y & A (in 2 player, 2 screen mode and 3player "P1 vs p2 vs CPU" mode)

    !!!!! A & B ( in 3 player, all vs all mode ( in cause of trouble with the third player) )

    player 3 : Start & Select

    pause : Start ( in 2 player modes)

    R + L ( in 3 player modes)

    menu controls:

    Select : switch between CPU modes (3modes)

    L or R : Change between 1 or 2 balls. (2 balls in 1 player on 1 screen not available)

    Left / Right : decrease / increase the number of points for the match.

    [​IMG] GBAtemp download centre mirror.

    [​IMG] Original Rapidshare download

  2. .::5pYd3r::.

    .::5pYd3r::. Viva La Pizza

    Jun 2, 2007
    The GREAT Southern Land :D
    That sucks sooooo much, for my first game i was gonna make a Pong clone called PongDS and now if i make it everyone will think i just copied this guy [​IMG]
  3. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

    pip Reporter
    Nov 21, 2005
    United Kingdom
    I would not worry jaymz52 as there have been several versions of Pong already so I would not worry, quite in fact it practically the next step after "hello world" for a lot of machines/languages.

    Still I quite like this version (the name at the bottom of the screen can get a bit intrusive but that is probably just me, it is also one of the few games that allow for simultaneous play on the DS.
  4. leinad

    leinad GBAtemp Fan

    Apr 30, 2007
    Gambia, The
    jaymz52 - I think thera are many pong versions for the ds x) And they are all diffrent (ball speed, how the ball is "rolling" etc...)
    Just find your own ideas ;D

    @The "by DDaniel", I will test it a bit how it affects the gameplay and maybe remove it during playing ~~ (so just in the menu... ) maybe yellow on white isnt a good idea x)

    And if you find any terrible bugs: just post it =/ if its worth a new release I will change & upload >.< (but I dont want to make a new up for every little change x_x)
    Known bugs: To win you need a point more than you have set in the Menu. (if you have configured to play to 11 points you need 12 to win...)

    Happy playing [​IMG] The 2player game mode with 1ball is a bit boring, but 3player is funny x3

    (Sorry for my horrible english, as you maybe can see in the menu, Im german =/ )
  5. pbolmstedt

    pbolmstedt GBAtemp Regular

    Nov 13, 2006
    Now, we instead think you copied the guy who said he was gonna make a Pong clone, but didn't!
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