A downloadable Raytracer/Game for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux

Shiny virtual balls, while pretty and nice to look at, takes time to render on screen. While your computer struggles with that task in the background, you can pretend to help by rendering some spheres yourself. Shoot photon torpedos from your eye to illuminate those dark spheres, but don't crash into any of them, or you'll cease to exist because of... an error.. or something. I"m out of abstractions.


In case you're wondering, yes, this game does contain a working (albeit slow) raytracer. And yes, I am aware that I'm crazy.

Controls

Menus
Mouse - Change settings


In-game
WASD or Arrow Keys - Move
Mouse - Aim
Left Mouse Button - Shoot

View source code on GitHub


What's new in version 2.1.1

  • Added background music, because why not?
  • Added Mac build

More information

Published1 year ago
StatusReleased
PlatformsWindows, Mac OS X, Linux
AuthorM.S.T.O.P.
GenreShooter
Tagsraytracer, renderer, sourcecode, Top down shooter
LicenseBSD 2-clause 'Simplified' License
Average durationA few minutes
LanguagesEnglish
InputsKeyboard, Mouse
Player countSingleplayer

Install instructions

Linux

If the game doesn't start, try allowing the executable run as a program by using "chmod +x <filename>".

Download

Download
Shiny Ball Generator 2.1.1 (5 MB)
Download
Shiny Ball Generator 2.1.1 (5 MB)
Download
Shiny Ball Generator 2.1.1 (5 MB)
Download
Shiny Ball Generator (jam version) (2 MB)

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