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

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The Pike

by VulpineGames - Jam Entry

The Pike is a bit twisted Voodoo controlled infinite runner. It was made fully from scratch by our team in two days in our local Ludum Dare 30 Live event in Helsinki.

Use mouse to move the doll
Hold mouse button and drag to rotate the doll

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Ratings

#2027Coolness17%

Comments

Hairein says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 8:07pm

Strange one this. I didn't get the controls quickly enough but I very much like the ambiente. The graphics and audio are very stylish and bring over a specific mood very well.

enteagd says ...
Aug 28, 2014 @ 2:50pm

Very dark, creepy take on the theme. Loved how jabbing different parts of the doll elicited different responses on the screen. Excellent graphics, audio and overall mood.

Nooner Bear says ...
Aug 30, 2014 @ 7:28pm

Haha, the mood here is great. Awesome work. Great music choice as well.

sbarrio says ...
Aug 31, 2014 @ 8:19am

The ambience and graphics are great, and I also loved the music. On the other hand I had a bit of trouble trying to figure out how the controls work.

AlbertoSM says ...
Sep 2, 2014 @ 8:15pm

The atmosphere is daunting...love the idea. A bit misleading tho, since from the beginning you think that the voodoo doll shouldn't be pierced. Plus the keyboard controls function by themselves, so interacting with the doll is less immediate than the keyboard controls.
It could've used a little more variety, but the overall result is top-notch :)

Lokarunith says ...
Sep 9, 2014 @ 1:39am

Terrific! Loved the idea and the execution is also excellent, in terms of gameplay it still could be improved, more positions to pierce the doll which cause new actions and reducing the space between the obstacles so it gets much more challenging xD

Mike Mezhenin says ...
Sep 9, 2014 @ 7:38pm

Great idea! I'd love to play a big game with voodoo controls.

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