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

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Resource Operation

by someone - Compo Entry

Manage a small resource operation in enemy territory. Fend off attacks and try to mine as much as possible.

Unfortunately I failed to complete the resources and power systems in so it is not much of a game currently. You can build turrets and fend off attacks though.
Perhaps I'll submit a jam version, or a post compo version later.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#510Theme3.63
#511Graphics3.15
#777Mood2.67
#779Innovation2.81
#1071Fun2.38
#1119Overall2.50
#1659Coolness41%

Comments

Absor says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:00am

Casually mining and then TANK RUSH, HOLY SHIT.

mrspeaker says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 6:22pm

Yeah, that escalated quickly - my heart would thank you if the tank rush was timed a little more gradually!

Great work though - the aesthetic is really nice. I was making the sfx in my head though ;)

mrexcessive says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:02pm

Hi there. Loaded but did not run, tried it a couple of times. Not rated.

mrspeaker says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:54pm

Woah, this just popped up in my twitter feed: https://twitter.com/Libroantiguo/status/542033974282182656 - look familiar?!

Alendro says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:09pm

Interesting idea. Needs more guidance.

andrs says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:11pm

Reminded me of a really fun SC2 mod. Nice done, I love this concept

tomdeal says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:12pm

I can see where this is going. Nicea idea, could use more execution

ketura says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:36pm

Like you say, not much of a game without a goal from the resources, etc. A good solid start, though. I would include the ability to place multiple things after clicking so you don't have to keep going back to the menu.

Jim Haslett says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 10:42pm

I agree with Absor. TANK RUSH!

atombrot says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:11am

Very rough entry for but I definitely see the potential. The game looks very cool. Could imagine it'd be fun to play with some more polished (and complete) mechanics :D I like it

zompi says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 6:38pm

Interesting idea, too bad it isn't finished... I don't know how to vote it... The graphics are really well done an clear it the game was finished it might be fun too... We are waiting for full version somewhere then :)

LukuluK says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 1:09am

This game can be very fun with a quick rythm and rules like resources management. Please make post LD full game and post it here ! :)

JoshuaBurr says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 2:21pm

As you say the gameplay isn't finished. I like what you have though. The turret icon was missing from the build menu so I didn't know how to defend myself the first time.

pjimmy says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 5:49pm

interesting strategy game, visuals look nice, albeit too simplistic, also the enemy attacks are unexpectedly too fast. A better and more explicit tutorial would be great, nice effort

Dec 14, 2014 @ 7:21pm

I like the art it looked nice :D. But as for gameplay it took me a while to figure out how to shoot the enemy until I read the comments. The icon is invisible :o. Once i figured it out the game became really easy :p. overall a good start. You should try to finish it :D.

apiotrw says ...
Dec 15, 2014 @ 8:59am

solid take on the theme

01rafael says ...
Dec 20, 2014 @ 7:24pm

Nobody can save you, when the tanks will arrive!

Poupi says ...
Dec 25, 2014 @ 1:55am

Very nice ;)

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