Comments for Race The Sun

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draconianx2

Mar. 4, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) this game trains ninjas to fly jets

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Developer response from Flippfly

YES!

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Astro_Bull

Mar. 4, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) My biggest critique is that I wish the regions were random. I don't want to have to get through the same relatively boring region to reach the much more interesting ones later. The game would retain my interest better if there was more randomness to it.

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Developer response from Flippfly

Check out our new gameplay video - the regions won't be nearly as boring in the finished product :)

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artstsym

Mar. 4, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Couple things: 1) There's a bug where certain games start you at a hilariously slow speed. Just thought I'd let you know. 2) 80,000 is really really high for a second level achievement. I'd love to see the rest of what you've got to offer but with this brick wall restricting access to the rest of your game, I don't really feel like throwing down cash for the full version. You've got a good game, don't let the scoring system kill it.

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Developer response from Flippfly

Thanks for the feedback! For #1, we have a fix locally. It seems to be related to hitting the restart button too fast. For #2, we hear you! We'll get an update out that addresses this, once the Kickstarter craziness calms down :)

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x1StapleGun

Mar. 4, 2013

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Developer response from Flippfly

Options->Volume

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jjman070

Mar. 3, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) any one else got that song that goes " race for the sun" in their head when they play this?

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henry700

Mar. 3, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Is it actually possible that someone goes so faster than the sun that instead of the sun setting, the player goes so faster than the sun that he loses because the sun falls too much behind?

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Developer response from Flippfly

Not possible, the game puts a limit on how far above the sun is allowed to go.

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Mattood

Mar. 2, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) man i love this game for a lot of reasons, aweosme game graphics etc and an active developer who replies to almost every comment! lol watch me get replied to.

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Developer response from Flippfly

:)

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gekolvr0734

Mar. 1, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) GAHH! I see the sky get red and get all excited...BOOM! Every time.

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Justdave

Mar. 1, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) I just ran into something invisible!

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Developer response from Flippfly

Doh! Sorry about that! I think we have this fixed locally, we'll get it out before too long...

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NateNoki

Feb. 28, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Beautiful and amazing, fast paced but in a way that still allows me to take in the scenery - everything I look for in a racing game. 11/10 :D

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nukydel

Feb. 28, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) i have played this game since it was barely put .. only 1 mode now it is more awesome keep the good job and make this game better :)

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Developer response from Flippfly

Glad you like it, and thanks for being one of our early players :)

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TheHarrowing

Feb. 26, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Woo! Scored 80k, alright. Level 3, score 100k. ...Already did that, what gives? DAMN! Like I didn't want to play it enough as it is.

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Limimi

Feb. 25, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) I love the heck out of this game (I wrote about it on GameArena even) but for some reason after a couple of dozen rounds the ship slows down to a total crawl? Refreshing fixes it, so it's no real bother though.

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Developer response from Flippfly

We've got a fix for this, thanks for letting us know! It seems to be related to hitting that restart button too quickly when you die.

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saddison

Feb. 23, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) im not shure wi i need a web thing i mean i love the game but i cant play it tat really sucks

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Developer response from Flippfly

Are you having trouble installing the Unity web player? It's usually pretty smooth. If the link isn't working for you, here's where you can download it direct: http://unity3d.com/webplayer/

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rik2012

Feb. 20, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) this is the best racing game i have ever seen in my life its so cool!!! its like you are really going so fast!!! thanks for making this man thank you really much!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

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Developer response from Flippfly

Really glad you like it!

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Vampyreh

Feb. 19, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) I love this game, but getting 80,000 at level *2* is killing me! The others are easy enough. got those many many rounds ago. Still, great game, and I hope even with your 3k$ you can make it amazing :)

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Developer response from Flippfly

Hang in there, we're working on a new objectives system that'll make this a bit easier! The plan is to have 3 objectives for each level, but if you complete one, it'll swap in a new one - so if there's one that's really tough for you, you can save it for later :) Thanks for following along with our Kickstarter - we haven't given up hope yet!

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Tanvage

Feb. 18, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) It's overall a nice game, I made a break from it to write this comment. My thougths: I don't know if something changes at the higher player level ( I mean, i know powerups are added, but I don't know if scenery is, because should) but from new player point of view I think that these kind of games are HIGHLY addictive until they have something to do - achievements. My opinion is that the fun achievements are key to success. But what are the fun achievements? For sure not the one like collect x powerups y times. Someone posted earlier adding "water" levels. This could be good for adding achiev like "Distance traveled while wing is touching water" etc. What do you think about it? To comment other aspects of game: Graphic is really cool, It helps focus on gameplay, that kind of graphic never gets old :) Music maybe should getting a lil bit heavier while the ship is getting higher speed. Overall I see great potential in this game: And sorry for bad English!

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Developer response from Flippfly

Hey thanks for the great feedback! We're definitely working on making more interesting things happen in the game, and this will also help us keep the achievements/objectives more interesting too! Right now we're running a Kickstarter to try and help fund us through to the end of development - the plan is to open up the world-building tools to modders, so there'll be an endless stream of new content to enjoy :)

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ppono

Feb. 17, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) seems all constructive criticism is gone from this so with that said all good/great games like Dark Orbit..Pirate Galaxy lost something dye to upgrades like this one that plays so slow you cannot get out of your own way sad this was a good game..thanks for the "upgrades"

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Developer response from Flippfly

Sorry I'm having a bit of trouble understanding. The game is running more slowly for you after an upgrade? Give us a shout-out, we aim to please :) Also note: We've got a massive update to the game planned for this week! It may actually run faster than the current one, and will have a lot of other improvements as well.

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Baal_Zebub

Feb. 12, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) The only frustrating thing was the second level challenge, getting 100k points without magnet...I don't know about you, but I find myself unable to pick many of the tris without magnet. So I had to play over and over just to get a lucky spawn. After getting magnet, game got 10 times easier.

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Developer response from Flippfly

Thanks for the feedback! We're definitely aware of some of these hurdles with the objectives. Look for an update soon :)

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smallgiant123

Feb. 11, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Toegoff sent me, it seems fun (:

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fireseer

Feb. 11, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) futuristic Tiny Wings!

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ppono

Feb. 10, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) games a joke..with magnet I miss alot and fly farther away I get them? Thought the closer you were got power ups? Then after crash the ships flies so slow it dies half way thru region 1..guess I'm not missing much not playing for months but then again game went downhill after upgrade

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usii101

Feb. 6, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) With the thinks are going, You could make an online racing version of this!

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bling43

Feb. 4, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Like the title

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RandAthor

Feb. 2, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) The only problem I ever have with sticking keys is when I use Brass Monkey. And that even happens on their site. After I log off BM and reload the page it works fine.

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aeversgerd

Feb. 1, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) is it just my coputer or does everyone have problems with arrows sticking?

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Developer response from Flippfly

It's an occasional problem that seems to be a problem with Unity, unfortunately :( Some people have had luck by playing in a windowed mode. Also try closing *all* other browser windows and programs that may be querying for keyboard input.

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FlyinRainbowPony

Feb. 1, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) just remembered that i occasionally experience a problem where when i start a new game my solar sailor is going incredibly slow.

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Developer response from Flippfly

Thanks for pointing this out - I think we've got a fix for this locally. Glad you like the game, and stay tuned for more updates!

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FlyinRainbowPony

Feb. 1, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) this game i bloody amazing!!! i love the style and effects. there is only two this i'd currently like to see changed is to have the music have a bit more flow when changing, and also add in some other populace to the world other than squid... giant squid... but i love the game, it's the best flash game I've played in quite a while

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semajaguar

Jan. 29, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Can't even get the easy badge because of stucky keys crap, put in a windowed mode and solve that problem.

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Developer response from Flippfly

Sorry about the stuck keys issue! Does the problem go away if you close all other browser windows?

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epicali

Jan. 25, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) @aWarmwalrus nice idear

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voidby

Jan. 24, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) uber-super-game! Waiting in Steam to buy full version!

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Izzy113098

Jan. 23, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) fun

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eijiwolf

Jan. 22, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) The immersion on a large screen is incredible. Tunnel vision, elevated blood pressure and pulse, dry eyes and throat... it's difficult to take a break even for a moment. Great game!

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Developer response from Flippfly

Glad you're enjoying it so much :)

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powerofwhy

Jan. 22, 2013

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trion320

Jan. 21, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) I like the most recent Tri Texture update and the new point system for the Tris, but I don't like the new sound, its too soft of a sound, and I found the old sound kind of soothing.

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qwereq

Jan. 20, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Can you add a soundtrack download link?

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GametronX

Jan. 20, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) @ihatethisfing no comment... -_-

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MissMarionette

Jan. 19, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Darn I was so close to completing the easy badge! (yeah, I know I'm pathetic) , but those walls seriously looked like ramps to me, no joke, so by the time I realized they were just obstacles it was too late to turn and...Boom. Still a good game though, albeit a little frustrating.

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Asher3

Jan. 18, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) @ihatethisfing What are you talking about the 30 tris thing really is not that hard. I do agree however that 80000 point objective is too high. Getting that took as much time as getting every other objective combined

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ihatethisfing

Jan. 18, 2013

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ihatethisfing

Jan. 18, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) "yay i got a yellow powerup" 1 second later...BOOM!

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ihatethisfing

Jan. 18, 2013

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kn1fe1vania

Jan. 14, 2013

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DarkJayson

Jan. 14, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) An upgrade system would be great with this game, the blue objects you collect can be spent on upgrades or instead of upgrades new parts that change the ship you play graphically, hull, wings, engines, solar collectors some options to consider.

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Developer response from Flippfly

Hey, thanks for the feedback! We're definitely thinking about adding some stuff like this. We may use Tris, but more likely, we'll have more player levels that will unlock these items.

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Brazitalian

Jan. 13, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Ever thought of making a racing game in this style? :)

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Developer response from Flippfly

We've got tons of ideas, but right now we just want to finish this one :)

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SirReyson

Jan. 11, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) good thing this game gots auto-pause lol

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jkamaniac

Jan. 11, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) By the way.... This is awesome. I especially love trying to fly in between the mines those other ships are dragging.

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Superman1317

Jan. 11, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) I can't help but to yell out "EEEAAGLE!" every time I use the jump ability. Scrubs, you were a good show.

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cannabiz

Jan. 11, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) one more game on "to do when stoned list", one suggestion small house behind tris or power ups are hard to see, if it has like red glowing particles when its behind em would help

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shadowtaco

Jan. 11, 2013

Under rating threshold (show) Epic game!

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