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Gun Digger

by unprompted - 48 Hour Compo Entry

Gun Digger is a dual-stick sidescroller adventure exploring the various monsters and challenges one encounters beneath the surface of the Earth. There are four levels in this arcade-like descent. Is that a groundhog?

The only resources I used were javascript, jQuery, glMatrix, gimp, bfxr, and vim.

This is my first time participating in Ludum Dare, but this masterpiece was crafted with my over nine years of industry experience.

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halfmage says ...
Apr 28, 2014 @ 11:14am

The graphics are not the best in my opinion, but the shooting and pickup mechanics are well done. I had very much fun playing it!

danbo says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 12:57am

Pretty cool from a tech perspective. I like maps just made out of polygons etc

The player sprite is a total badass btw

Apr 29, 2014 @ 12:58am

Fun game. SFX are good, really fun to play. Great job!

Akihidas says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 1:01am

Loved the random gun stuff, although it did allow me to exit the level bounds haha (Shooting an automatic gun with a big knockback lets you fly through the air)

jayhof says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 10:55am

I like how you realized the map (polygons) and it's fun to play for a few minutes. You got many different enemy types which is a good thing, and different pickups. Very nice work for 48 hours!

dartsdev says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 11:00am

Not Bad, Collisions need some work tho. Not sure how this fits in with the theme also

Tipyx says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 11:04am

With a SFX less aggressive, some music, and more difficult (and a zest of bettert graphics :D), this good be excellent. Good job men o/

Rialgar says ...
Apr 29, 2014 @ 11:43pm

I made a lets play of your game, see it here:

camlang says ...
Apr 30, 2014 @ 2:13pm

Funny game. Very loud SFX, maybe should be decreased

SuperMsp10 says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 1:59am

is this supposed to remind me of Mario, funny art stle

mikedirl says ...
May 1, 2014 @ 2:06am

Its a very cute game, I like your graphics especially the way the sprites move, the sounds are good as well. The whole thing has a nice feel to it.

Figglewatts says ...
May 3, 2014 @ 9:06am

Was pretty good. Was getting some framerate issues though.

minibutmany says ...
May 10, 2014 @ 4:53pm

Super entertaining! I really like the level transitions.

Moosefly says ...
May 17, 2014 @ 12:44am

Judging by the guns, your industry experience is from working on the Borderlands titles :P. The first time I discovered the gun-jetpack was... magical. Had some FPS drops in heavily infested areas, but it was still playable. I think I also found a place without gravity or something.


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