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Duck Hunter - 1.0

Mihael Međan (m1h4el)



Remake of NES game DuckHunt. Game uses one special effect, scan-lines from old TV's. Goal of game is to shoot as many ducks as you can. Game is one-day project. Happy playing.


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Duck Hunter - 1.0 - Aug 26, 2010 account Comments

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March 24, 2011 10:25pm - Zachariah Callaway - nickname: (xzcallaway)
A .deb package of Duck Hunter is available for download at
September 5, 2010 12:04am - scott - nickname: (scottr)
Linux/Unix systems are case sensitive (Windows isn't), and it appears that you (or your IDE) is capitalizing the filename extensions (.PNG and .FON should be .png and .fon). Anyone using this on a non-Windows system will need to edit the source to correct this (until the author releases an update), in the following three files (that I'm aware of so far):

The score area's colors are a bit hard to read, and the window size is small on larger screens (5cm square on my current screen), but it brings back memories! :)
August 26, 2010 7:10am - Mihael Međan - nickname: (m1h4el)
Thats because pygame.font.font() must be pygame.font.Font(), on my computer it is ok written, and ofc you must extract files from zip lib... hmm.. maybe my IDE making problems..
August 26, 2010 6:27am - nitrofurano - nickname: (nitrofurano)
Please try this code on Linux as well

The code has file sensitive filename bug â?? on Linux and almost all unixes, when a file is like â??fon.fonâ??, it should be accessed from the code as â??fon.fonâ?? as well, not â??fon.FONâ?? â?? the best would be if even the code as the filenames are all lowercased, without spaces or any over 7bit ascii character

and after fixing this situation with .fon and .png files, i got this error from terminal:

guest@hw2:~/Downloads/DuckHunterSrc$ python
Traceback (most recent call last):
File â??main.pyâ?, line 27, in
font = pygame.font.font(â??data/font.fonâ??, 14)
AttributeError: â??moduleâ?? object has no attribute â??fontâ??
August 26, 2010 6:25am - Mihael Međan - nickname: (m1h4el) - 3/5
Good idea, but no. Why no? Because then it would not be one-day project
August 26, 2010 6:21am - Marko Pranjic - nickname: (marackomarac) - 4/5
The game is pretty good, but could use some type of risk.
For example, you could add an UFO, and if you shoot it, he shoots
you with a laser and you lose 50 score.

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