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

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Goat Slaughterbox

by GIB3D - 48 Hour Compo Entry

A sandbox for killing goats. Punch, throw or grind your way to happiness.

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GIB3D says ...
Dec 16, 2012 @ 9:05am

There's the link to the actual webplayer. I had renamed the "Windows" slot to Web and put the link in there and that was a bad idea. It's not letting me edit the page right now for whatever reason.

GIB3D says ...
Dec 16, 2012 @ 4:00pm

Fixed the link up top

ChainedLupine says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 5:41am

Well, it's pretty much what it says on the tin!

I could not find the BBQ pit (?) shown in the screenshot, however. I am sad.

GIB3D says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 1:51pm

Look down when you first start ;)

iiAtlas says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 3:59am

Hmmm ran incredibly poorly for some reason. Hands were glitching in and out of view, and when I punched it stayed forever. I was running at around 6-10fps (if I had to guess). Any clue whats up? It could definitely be on my end :)

Lashiz121 says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 3:26pm

pretty good game but I would like a campaign mode

brantkings says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 3:31pm

It let me punch the goats but the punches didn't do anything oh god! Anyway, it was ok.

Eelfroth says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 5:39pm

I tossed some goats into the meat grinder, punched others to tiny bits and laughed like a maniac.

loren says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 7:07pm

Punch the goat, win the game! Works great for me :)

GIB3D says ...
Dec 19, 2012 @ 1:38am

I was running out of time and didn't see the animation glitch till the last minute. It only happened to me on the very last time I tried to test the game. Also I'm not sure why it could be running slowly for you because there's not a whole lot going on inside the game for that to happen.

WiseGAMER says ...
Dec 25, 2012 @ 12:14pm

The Idea is so good but the game have a lot of bugs! fix and add music and it will be awesome!

Dec 25, 2012 @ 12:58pm

Nice idea, but buggy as hell. The arms don't recede after punching. And what's with the horrible shacks? Do they serve a purpose? Are they there to remind us of the horrible (nonexistant) human settlement the player is destroying? The game could be improved by just leaving them out :P

dek says ...
Dec 25, 2012 @ 2:32pm

Hmm, I am missing the "game" in this :/ Running smooth though.

GIB3D says ...
Dec 26, 2012 @ 9:26am

There's so much I wanted to do with this. I wanted to add upgrades and a point system but I was dealing with bug-after-bug and was running out of time.

The arms were using an IK script to move them at first but that started bugging out. I added animation later which worked but it stops playing for unknown reasons. The shacks are a free model on Unity's asset store (I needed something quick). I was originally going to make it look like some middle-eastern place with mud houses (is that what they're made out of?).

I tried, I just wish I had more time.

GIB3D says ...
Jan 8, 2013 @ 4:13pm

Thank you all for your honest opinions and ratings ;) Hopefully the next game will be better.

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