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

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Totally Unqualified Getaway Driver

by kerneltrick - 48 Hour Compo Entry

programming - art - sound by Aaron Woodard []

This is my first Ludum Dare entry

Your crew just robbed a bank and your the getaway driver.
Your plan is escape to the sewers across town.
The cops are pissed and out for blood. Watch out of pedestrians.

Up: Forward
Down: reverse
Left: left
Right: Right

Hitting 'Esc' at any time will end the game.

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Freakill says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 4:27am

The game is really good and funny!It runs smooth and cool handling. But the problem is the sound, the engine sound is really annoying at the end, so I had to take it off :/ Again, really good entry! :D

uuav says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 6:44am

Nice, my original idea was for a carmageddon/road rage game too! Fun to play but the sound makes me wants to shift up !

hints says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 6:46am

So much fun. Control scheme is perfect, though it seems hitting the sidewalk slows you down a bit too much, every time i end up on the sidewalk, I can't get off before the cops ram me to pieces.

Hume says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 6:47am

Driving game! Awesome.

Watch out for pedestrians. Suuuuuuure.

The window wouldn't respond to clicking the close button and I had to end the process.

apophenia says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 7:10am

Cool game with some nice functionality. Like others said, it's worth bringing the engine noise down a bit. Hitting the sidewalk is also a pretty big pain; I got wedged between two of those grey things and it took me ages to maneuver out.

kerneltrick says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 8:13am

Thanks for the comments
Sorry about the close button. At anytime you can hit 'Esc' to quit the game.

Lesson learned about the engine noise. ;(
I created a drop in replacement file that's half the volume if anyone wants. []

yaxx says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 9:18am


Fonserbc says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 6:46pm

Good game!

The final is critical though :D!

lucky.luddite says ...
Dec 17, 2012 @ 8:17pm

At first I was wondering, why is there a blood splatter every time I hit a green cactus? :) Nice game!

Static_boy123 says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 2:46am

Very fun. The only problem is that the only way to quit is to open up task manager.

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

Certainly surprised to see a driving game here, cool!

bushmango says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 3:19am

Fun, lots of collision bugs and man are those cops homicidal! It's a complete game, yeay! And not ridiculously hard. I liked it! Lots of potential.

gameXcore says ...
Dec 18, 2012 @ 7:11pm

I found the controls a little too difficult, I kept getting stuck in the walls.

mcc says ...
Dec 19, 2012 @ 11:16am

cute game. too short! also i found the sound a bit obnoxious. the controls reminded me of all the frustrations i used to get playing micro machines/rc pro am =D, but they were definitely appropriate given the title.

MadcoreTom says ...
Dec 19, 2012 @ 11:18am

Nice game. I wish there was a way to get health back while on the run. sometimes i got jammed between two cop cars and i would lose all my health

h.attila says ...
Dec 20, 2012 @ 6:49pm

The sounds get annoying quickly.

BrothersT says ...
Dec 21, 2012 @ 5:30pm

Eh, nice idea. I was having fun (really!) and then I started to hit the walls. Sometimes it took me half a minute to slowly edge my way back out of one. nice graphics.

naufr4g0 says ...
Dec 21, 2012 @ 5:44pm

Nice car control! I like the way the car slides. Anyway is too easy to damage the car. Engine sound is very annoying! :'D

Mista Koo says ...
Dec 25, 2012 @ 4:25pm

Totally love the graphics. Those retro style detailed inserts are a great touch too. Polished game overall, aside from the slightly annoying engine sound.

Unfortunately it has nothing to do with the theme. The typical video game hero is more villainous :P

Mista Koo says ...
Dec 25, 2012 @ 4:34pm

Also I couldn't close nor restart the game, had to create another instance every time I wanted to retry.

moomoo112 says ...
Dec 30, 2012 @ 6:01am

Ow, my ears..
and it sounds like the car is trying to start, but driving at the same time..

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