In the slime pit there's no escape, only death!
Kill as many slimes as you can before they get you.
[x] to sword attack
[z] when the bar on top of the hero is full to explode all the slimes on screen
This is my first Pico-8 game, I started with a few other more ambitious ideas but I wanted to finalize something simpler and faster. Feedback is welcome. If there's interest I might expand on this idea in the future with more enemy types, boss fights, etc.