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    Ludum Dare 23

    April 20th-23rd 2012 :: 10 Year Anniversary! :: Theme: Tiny World

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    My Little Friends - yanmania - 48 Hour Compo Entry

    My Little Friends is the story of a Big Robot in a tiny world. Protect your little friends from the bad things that come from the sky.

    Edit: Theres definitely a bug with you not getting a game over screen if your little friends die after day one. I can see exactly what ive missed in the code but I guess its not in the spirit of the competition to fix it so I'll wait until the judging is over.

    Thanks for all the reviews so far!

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    Ishisoft says ...
    Apr 22, 2012 @ 10:22pm

    Loved the robot's narration, gave the game a lot of character. I killed the final boss, though no-one was left alive. Poor lonely robot.

    Apr 23, 2012 @ 6:10am

    Loved the punishment/reward system of this game :)

    davidllanos22 says ...
    Apr 23, 2012 @ 12:15pm

    This game reminds me to a movie I watched ;) Very funny !

    kddekadenz says ...
    Apr 23, 2012 @ 12:37pm

    It said 'I managed to save the tiny people' at the end, BUT they were already completely dead.

    Apr 23, 2012 @ 12:45pm

    Cute. Smart and funny. And fun!

    NiallM says ...
    Apr 23, 2012 @ 12:46pm

    I found the main mechanic of having to jump to precise heights to hit the UFOs a bit frustrating, but I loved the robot. Some really nice writing there :)

    De10ter says ...
    Apr 23, 2012 @ 12:46pm

    Daaawwww, that was cute :)
    I didn't have much reason to leave the starting platform though, only when they started dipping below my firing line.

    schnerble says ...
    Apr 24, 2012 @ 8:35am

    After five days, it told me I'd saved the tiny people, despite the fact that they'd all died a day or two earlier :) Pretty fun though.

    Orni says ...
    Apr 24, 2012 @ 8:37am

    very charming game

    GreyShock says ...
    Apr 24, 2012 @ 9:59am

    Lovely main character <3 The feel of being a huge metal thing is well reflected at gameplay.

    whitetigle says ...
    Apr 24, 2012 @ 7:59pm

    Like ishisoft, I killed the boss though I had crushed all my tiny human friends... It was fun to play :)

    Jeffalisk says ...
    Apr 24, 2012 @ 8:02pm

    I love the way the breakdown of your scores for the day reads like the robot's diary. I think this robot has some issues! Fun game.

    the8donut says ...
    Apr 24, 2012 @ 8:11pm

    Polished mechanics, fun to play :) Good job!

    bms says ...
    Apr 24, 2012 @ 10:43pm

    I loved the tiny people shouting "Yay" :D

    Jhelle says ...
    Apr 25, 2012 @ 9:58pm

    In my attempt the robot was more dangerous to mankind then the aliens were. :) Liked it

    johnfn says ...
    Apr 25, 2012 @ 10:03pm

    Heh, nice game. I gave you some humor points because I accidentally murdered like half my population on the first day without really thinking about it. In the end, I managed to kill the boss, but no little civilians were left. :(

    Apr 25, 2012 @ 10:34pm

    Awesome narration and graphics too!! I love it :).. Very good game!! I appreciate how you've treated the theme of "tiny world" ;)

    ilo says ...
    Apr 25, 2012 @ 11:01pm

    Yay! Fun game. Nice clean aesthetic. Tiny bug - you can squish people after defeating all the enemies without the game counting it.

    artefon says ...
    Apr 28, 2012 @ 3:43am

    Cool game. The history and mechanics is very creative and simple. This game fits ludum dare like a charm. Awesome entry.

    robcozzens says ...
    May 10, 2012 @ 9:15am

    That's pretty good. I wish the humans would try to stay where it's safe... of course then the buildings would need to slowly destruct.

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