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

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Dummy Kart Racing DX

by riktothepast - Jam Entry

Try to clear the 4 check points; every time you wreck a car, a new one is spawned but the old one remains on the screen.

Turn your car with arrow keys or A, D.
Slow down with Space or S (brakes only work for a couple of seconds).

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Ratings

#348Humor(Jam)2.89
#416Fun(Jam)3.17
#580Audio(Jam)2.45
#617Theme(Jam)3.42
#693Innovation(Jam)2.75
#733Mood(Jam)2.71
#746Overall(Jam)2.92
#776Graphics(Jam)2.67
#1818Coolness36%

Comments

PortoCombo says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:49am

I love the car's feeling !

karlipoppins says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:49am

Interesting take on how to drive a car, I was basically slowing down most of the time :) Also those cars in the way can become really hard to pass! What's next? Scoreboard? Ennemies? Love the graphics, it's a good start for a bigger car game!

Vidsneeze says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 6:27am

This is great, reminds me of those old drag car you could wind up he he

mrexcessive says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 8:39am

Hi there. Found car impossible to control. Got round first corner once in about 20 attempts, probably easier for people with a reaction time... Like the skid sound, the graphics and the presentation. Control scheme not so much.

Dec 9, 2014 @ 12:27pm

The controls for the car are very difficult, but that's just part of the fun!

ajayajayaj says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 11:47pm

Cool idea but incredibly hard. It gets even harder when you have more cars stopped in the same spot!

Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:12am

This is one of the most weird racing game I have ever played, laugh out loudly! This is not a negative comment, I like it a lot. I think you intend to make people try a perfect drifting at each corner, but the fact is that, although you have a constraint for the brake, you may hit the brake without holding it, which kinda makes your "brake cant work long" mechanism fail.

Overall a great job!

Jacksendary says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:26am

So I for fun just made the cars run without controlling them for a while and then this happen: http://imgur.com/FTb7qv3 Cars went flying and I laughed :D Great little game!

thopis says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:44am

It's very funny that when you die the cars stay in the track so when you pile them you can't go through!Interesting idea and it would be much greater if you could implemented it somehow as the basic mechanic!
Cool work overall!

Cliff Lee(CL) says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:21am

This will be more fun with proper music or effect :)
Your brakes work for a few second but its sound never stop, it confuse me a little.

alhvi says ...
Dec 19, 2014 @ 4:43am

It was kind of difficult to control, but after a while it gets addictive. I managed to reach the last checkpoint with a lot of patience and using a lot the brakes. Good job :D

alhvi says ...
Dec 19, 2014 @ 4:45am

Forgot to say nice graphics and cool idea. Congratulations :D

Poupi says ...
Dec 25, 2014 @ 2:16am

Very nice! ;)

Teejay5 says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 6:38am

This gets pretty addictive haha.

maxmetallica says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 8:28pm

nice work

Kuality Games says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 8:53pm

Innovative idea. The driving works but I feel like losing because of touching the wall a little is a bit harsh. Makes you want to break a bit too often. Otherwise I think it could be great with more time, good job!

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