Ludum Dare 31 — December 5th-8th, 2014 — Theme: Entire Game on One Screen

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Thunder Plays

by Evilion - Compo Entry

A little (not)game about the time I met ghosts in the storm and played with them.


WASD (or ZQSD) + Mouse to wander.
UP/DOWN Arrows to play Pong.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness51%
#4Mood4.55
#9Audio4.14
#16Graphics4.41
#164Overall3.66
#200Innovation3.66
#681Fun2.96
#1017Theme3.11

Comments

Zoryall says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 2:40am

Really cool but extremely frightening @_@

mahalis says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:33am

Chrome labels the download for this "malicious" and blocks it. Um?

dustyroom says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 9:13am

Terrain is absolutely awesome! Can you please give some hints on how you achieved this look? I didn't find the answer in source...

Evilion says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:45pm

@mahalis Hm maybe it's because it's uploaded in dropbox? I'll try to reupload the .zip on mediafire. Anyway nothing malicious in it ahah

@dustyroom In a Unity Terrain, I modify the heights at runtime. Look at the CreuseTerrain function in the TerrainScript (sorry I'm a bad programmer, I code half in french and almost never comment xD)

dustyroom says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:00pm

@Evilion
Thanks, but I meant how do you do those colors and transparency

Shpuld says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:05pm

Pretty cool visuals gotta say.

SirJavaGaming says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:11pm

Cool frightening and greate ping pong game. I was scared ;)

cbear_wallis says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:13pm

Very very well done. I have only good things to say about this! Loved the presentation! Loved the creepy themes and atmosphere! Really cool cx

Iak says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:23pm

Not sure if I can say much about the gameplay... But those graphics are amazing. Good use of sounds, too. Theme... Maybe? Not entirely sure really.
You're making this difficult to rate. ^^''

This was really entertaining, but I gotta take off points for lack of gameplay Somewhere, right? Maybe I should just judge the stuff that was good for sure and leave the other things on n/a...

Evilion says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 8:09pm

@dustyroom Oh ok, well If you're talkin about the ground aspect, it's nothing very technical, I just spent a lot of time tweaking the values of the colors and the effects to reach this aspect but it's just the Unity Transparent/Specular material.

@Iak No you're right, it clearly lacks of gameplay. I wanted to add actual interactions, but ended up running out of time. That's why I prefer to call it an experience or a poem. I'm not gonna tell you how to rate the games, it doesn't matter that much anyway, but if you tell me you found it interesting or had a good time, I consider it as a success! Thank you for the feebacks!

ponk says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:43pm

Really nice ... ! I love the lightnings and cool final strike

Pankoman says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:47pm

That was a cool experience....Well, maybe cool is not the word that best suits your game. Oppressing ? anyway great art and feeling !

MonoS says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 8:19am

È UNA FIGATA PAZZESCA!

Really love the visual and how the theme was integrated.
Pretty scary at times but also really enjoying.

Sir_Kovitch says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 12:34pm

This is so damn cool ! Loved the atmosphere and feeling.

piotrevic says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 12:36pm

It's the most psychedelic thing today :)

davidcollado says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 12:41pm

I loved the atmosphere!

DrGeraud says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 6:48pm

Why U so GOOD ?! Seriously I love your games, always interesting stuff happening in there.

metalchouchen says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 6:08pm

The most awesome Pong experience EVER! Really impressive art. Congrats!

Dec 12, 2014 @ 12:10pm

Freaky stuff man. Loved the special effects

Dec 19, 2014 @ 6:40pm

Simply astonishing! One of my favs this LD

Code White says ...
Dec 25, 2014 @ 6:13pm

Woah...

disease says ...
Dec 25, 2014 @ 6:52pm

Excellent graphics and sound!

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