Ludum Dare 30 — August 22nd-25th, 2014 — Theme: Connected Worlds

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Squares among Rocks

by BenTurbine - Jam Entry

Don't deny it. You've always wanted to play as a colored square.

Battle your friend in this epic one-on-one fight to the death, in a harsh desert environment filled with gorgeous rocks. Sand! Teleportation! Manliness! Eight different worlds to discover!

Score points by entering your designated portal before your opponent does the same.

Player 1: arrow keys to move.
Player 2: WASD.
First one to get to 8 points wins.

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Comments

mrexcessive says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 5:06pm

Not rated yet. The idea looks interesting but couldn't get movement more than a 1 or 2 'squares' from starting positions... looks like a bug. Chrome/W8.

torcado194 says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 3:07am

well. that was a game. theres really nothing to this, and the collision detection is very broken. pink player has the easiest time with it. no relation to theme. very boring.

BenTurbine says ...
Aug 31, 2014 @ 6:32pm

@torcado194 I understand. Rate it however you like. There's plenty of better games to experience this Ludum Dare. I didn't really have time to finish, and probably shouldn't have entered this game. I'm trying to fix the broken collisions right now.
As for the issue described by mrexcessive, I don't think it has so much to do with Chrome, it's probably just the broken collisions when playing as Player 2.
Sorry for this. I'll make a better game next time. This isn't my first time making a game, but it is my first time using pure Javascript and no engine.

01101101 says ...
Sep 3, 2014 @ 7:55am

Good idea, but not finished...

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