December 14th-17th 2012 :: Theme: You are the Villain

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The Cropduster: A study in gaseous villainy

by team-cropduster - Jam Entry

The Cropduster is a 2d puzzle game built in HTML5+Javascipt; the player must direct a stream of ass-gas onto the target within a crowded church and escape before the victim wretches. Fans scattered around the church allow the player to maneuver their attacks as the Cropduster ruins baptisms, weddings, funerals and a bonus event. Click here to play it in your browser!

Team Cropduster consisted of:

Dan Cromer
Larry James
Charlie Helman

And yes, we know we’re going to hell for this.

Mini post-mortem:


Great team, lots of multi-talented folks to pick up tasks on the fly.
Lots of great ideas for the jam
Starting at an LAN party was a fun way to get the ball rolling


Went with an untested engine and tech.
Distributed team meant harder coordination

Downloads and Links




Ashkin says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 7:28am

I really liked the music (was it made in the jam timeframe), but... Fart humor? Really? It's neither funny nor villainous :/

wulfdesign says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 11:06am

says you... Farting in church (or any public place) can villainous, blaming it on someone else certainly is. making a game that could get you hate-mail/excommunicated... priceless... Characters created from

bigbadwofl says ...
Dec 19, 2012 @ 11:51am

Wow those are a lot of team members. Liked the music. Controls felt a bit unresponsive.

ElScootro says ...
Dec 19, 2012 @ 9:16pm

Awesome music!

davidwparker says ...
Dec 20, 2012 @ 6:40pm

Music was awesome. The overall concept was pretty funny too...

Per says ...
Dec 20, 2012 @ 11:37pm

Fathers Against Rude Tainters!

Music was great! Gameplay was fun. I admit that I like fart humour :)

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