The Way of the Exploding Stick, also known as Xiao Xiao, is a fun and simple fighting game, one of the first games developed by Stick Page. It does not have an explicit story line or goal, you will have to figure it out on your own.
To put it short,new waves of sticks keep coming, trying to ambush and corner you, best way is to defeat them as fast as you can and continue to move on. Staying is one place is not a good choice, because new waves of enemies will keep coming even if you don’t progress further, leading to a certain defeat at some point. One of the most efficient way to get through more enemies at once is to use the Combo (S X S), you will found out how effective it can be.
In order to finish the The Way of the Exploding Stick, you will have to battle and defeat the boss, which will definetly prove to be hard to be done, especially considering that new enemies keep coming.
Depending on your score and if you manage to win the game, some you’ll get some fun quotes about your fighting skills. Finish it, see what the wise man has to say about your kung fu skills!
If you think it’s impossible to win, check the video below, it is a difficult game, but it can be finished.
How to play:
Left / Right Arrow Keys – Move Left / Right
Up Arrow / Down Arrow – Jump, Climp Up / Down
S – Double Punch
D – Quick jab
X – Spin Kick
C – Fast Face Kick
V – Grab and Throw Opponent
Combo: SXS – Triple Scissor Kick