I’m making a side-scrolling, space-shooty rogue-like.
Not very rogue-like sounding >_> BUT WAIT:
- Go through X levels to retrieve the THING, and bring it back
- Mysterious “potion/scroll” system (alien artifacts)
- “Cursed” (incompatible) equipment
- Procedurally-generated levels, equipment (a la Diablo 2 or Borderlands), and enemies
I put together a 10 minute demo video today, showing a couple different level types, a couple randomly-generated weapons, and a little bit of source code: