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

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Rifle Rambler

by snade - 48 Hour Compo Entry

In this game you shoot the enemy! (Nothing new there)
The enemies are aliens from another planet, which, for some reason, is very close to earth and, for that reason, the aliens are invading. (Totally doesn't go against all laws of physics *cough*)

Features:
2 worlds!
Enemies!
Rockets!
Bullets!
Shooting!
Explosions!
More Explosions!
Never seen before graphics! *cough*
Cheap sound effects!
SCREEN SHAKE!
MORE SCREENSHAKE!
and last but not least: MORE EXPLOSIONS!

Can't download or play, don't rate. but please tell me whats wrong in the comment section below so i can fix that.

Timelapse video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qoAaEEiy1rg

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#387Fun3.24
#463Humor2.47
#684Overall3.08
#783Audio2.24
#820Theme2.84
#829Mood2.67
#913Graphics2.52
#983Innovation2.52
#1364Coolness46%

Comments

rjhunter says ...
Aug 26, 2014 @ 2:39pm

Playable, easy to grasp (easier than I thought, since the "how to play" screen scared me with all the controls).

I never really felt the need to switch weapon -- the blaster was plenty for my needs. I could just hide somewhere safe and keep shooting!

IAmSpencer says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 5:09am

That was pretty solid and a good amount of fun, nice screen shake and effects, well done :)

SaxonRah says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 2:29pm

Wow that was really cool! It's like contra on crack!

nintendoeats says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 2:29pm

Pretty straightforward, I enjoyed it. Enemy shots were really difficult to see, but it wasn't terribly difficult so that wasn't much of an issue. I liked the explosions effects.

rnlf says ...
Aug 27, 2014 @ 6:28pm

Pretty cool idea with the gravity changing! It was really cool jumping from one planet to the other and dodging enemies that way.

Only thing I have to criticize is a missing mouse lock. I accidentally switched out of the game by clicking outside the window. Other than that, really cool. Almost as many bullets as my own entry, and way better physics than I have :-p

LexGear says ...
Aug 29, 2014 @ 1:33pm

Forgot about the change weapon option till I read the comments. I too felt the blaster was enough. Addictive sound effects btw. I good game play but could be harder.

Aug 30, 2014 @ 9:00pm

Funnest game I've played yet this LD. Love lots of enemys! I think the enemys need to do a little bit more damage, so I have to fear for my life more.

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