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Ball Club

by MidCry - Jam Entry

Ball Club is a two player game . where players must hit the opponent with their limited balls while they protect themselves from both opponent and wandered balls .

If game receive appropriate feedback ( as motivation for me ) , I'll work on single player mode and improving the core.

Video Link :

Tools :
- Unity
- Visual Studio 2013 Express Edition
- Bfxr
- Paint.Net

Downloads and Links




rylgh says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 11:46pm

gonna have to try this against an opponent sometime, seems like it'd be really fun

CodeNMore says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 11:59pm

Well designed game, fun to play, nice job.

Galan says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 12:12am

Wish I had someone to play this with: it loos like a lot of fun.

czery says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 12:34am

Love that slo motion reply :)

blockbot says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 1:27am

Funky music, I love this idea. Local multiplayer for the win, nice job!

hoqjed says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 5:42pm

Nice sounding game, but i'm not sure what this has to do with the theme.

Maek says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 5:50pm

Nice gameplay. Graphic is like Mario. :D

DarkMeatGames says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 7:48pm

Nice job. Fun, simple, great audio. Great start!

Ludipe says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 7:51pm

Nice fun game, remings me a lot to "Towerfall". I also made a multiplayer-only game.

xerohuang says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 3:43am

I can't find someone to play with me now but I think it would be fun! Nice game!

Larzan says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 8:06am

I love multiplayer one screen games, unfortunately the controls didn't work for me as i use dvorak and switching to the standard layout didn't help :(
But good choice of music and nice retro style, keep up the good work!

urisensei says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 9:53am

Gotta love local multiplayer! Fun times were had with those powerups.

GarethIW says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 6:06pm

Solo player too, but I think it would be fun with another. Wondering if it would be better if you could catch your own balls - but hard to tell without actually playing against someone!

MidCry says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 7:06pm

@GarethIW : Actually i did think of some kind of ball catching mechanic , but lake of time won't allow me to implement that.
Thanks a lot for feedback ... Definitely going to take this prototype further ...

SuperDisk says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 9:26pm

I can't rate, but I highly recommend against using that Incomptech music. It's so overdone by just about everybody that I can recognize any Kevin MacLeod piece on sight.

cirolve says ...
May 2, 2014 @ 4:12am

Haha, I actually got to play it with a friend, and it's fun! I like it...ehem, WE liked it!

mystakin says ...
May 12, 2014 @ 5:50am

The music is so jovial! Reminds me of Towerfall Ascension. I really like that the balls are persistent and create obstacles to maneuver around.

gre says ...
May 13, 2014 @ 10:15am

Nice concept. Very cool slow motion on dead.

rojo says ...
May 13, 2014 @ 11:38am

Hey, seems like a fun concept. The sound was pretty good. I decided not to rate the game in a couple categories since I haven't played it multiplayer and gotten the intended experience.

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