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Cowboy Conundrum

by floorman - Jam Entry

WARNING: This is our first Ludum Dare and the Programmers' first time using Unity to this degree, be gentle!

Cowboy Conundrum is a split-screen, old west, multiplayer dueling game where two cowboys have a standoff. However, instead of pistols at dawn, the weapons of choice are comically over-sized bombs that require both hands to wield.

So, with the theme of "You only get one bomb" (and therefore only one chance to get your enemy), we present: Cowboy Conundrum! Fun for you and one friend!

Disclaimer: Game is co-op only and requires a keyboard and XBOX gamepad to play. Additional friend not included.

The team is:
Unity / Programming:
James "Swiss" Michael
Zack Dutton
Dan Moody

Ted Turnbull
Christian Brindley
Zack Dutton

Charlie Scrimshaw
Philippe Bintner

Tom Daly

Special thanks to:
Peter Akrill
Christian Brindley
and Southampton Solent University

Known Bugs / Issues:
+ No Win-con.
+ No death (#NoKill?).
+ Animation clipping.

Downloads and Links




ryanmurakami says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 2:33am

Definitely shows promise. Keep it up!

reecpj says ...
Dec 17, 2013 @ 11:06pm

Was pretty good until we discovered you can't actually win. the game kind of lost its magic after that...

occash says ...
Dec 18, 2013 @ 5:44pm

I don't understand rules, but for first game it's not bad)

Gerjj says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 1:00am

I can see the idea behind it - maybe consider working on it a bit more and make a playable game! Great work for first timers

Nelien says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 1:01am

Hey, the visuals are great! But it just seems very unfinished, maybe try a less ambitious game next time? I always say quality over quantity :).

javifugitivo says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 1:10am

Visuals are great!

porglezomp says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 1:38am

If you used Unity, why not publish it for platforms besides Windows? I'd love to play it if you put it on mac or web.

kewry says ...
Dec 19, 2013 @ 2:17am

Looking good, keep it up!

bttf says ...
Dec 22, 2013 @ 1:10am

Ah wish I could play this!

arcticleaf says ...
Dec 23, 2013 @ 2:31am


ThisGameSucks says ...
May 30, 2015 @ 12:32pm

Seriously broken and unplayable. 0/10 Suicide Worthy

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