I have been working on this on and off for the past year. I've lost steam on it and if anything I'll revisit it as something to make a racing game in, since the basic feature of it is that the walls can stretch on "forever", procedurally.
Right now you can walk around in it. There are cute animal characters... that you can clip right through. You can move with the arrow keys and strafe with the action buttons. If you mash both action buttons at once a few times you can see some debug info and also clip through walls. You can teleport through "doors" which are the black squares on the walls. You can sprint by double tapping forward. There's also a couple of other areas you can't teleport to at the moment, but you can get to them by setting AREA to -3 and -5 in the code.
I spent a lot of time on this and it's doing all this super clever stuff like cramming a bunch of poly data for the props in the spritesheet, using the least amount of bits possible to describe them, and drawing the sky textures in a similar way.
I don't know, have fun! I'll see if I can actually make something out of it sometime.
EDIT 2023-07-01: Re-added a missing end-comment-block line that mysteriously disappeared.
It's definitely fisheye'd and perhaps only looks normal to me cos I've stared at it for so long.
EDIT: Actually I would call it more wide-angle but maybe it really is a mix of a few things, I'm not sure. I followed some guide on putting a 2D overhead map into 3D space and that's how it ended up looking.
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