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

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Snowmen King Of The Hill

by xeon06 - Compo Entry

Manage to stay in the arena the longest and be the King Of The Hill! Use the arrow keys to bump the other ☃ off the screen, seeing as the entire game is on one screen. Your name tag is blue, and the current leader's name tag is in bold.

This is a multiplayer game, make sure to invite your friends to play with you! Just send them a link to this page.

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Kind of a spinoff of that Mario Party Bumper Balls game. I was also super sad about the ☃ so I decided to include some. I realize a multiplayer game isn't ideal for testing / voting but I'd been wanting to try my hand at one for a while now and I had fun with it. I sadly didn't have time to make an AI :(

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#2251Coolness14%

Comments

mrexcessive says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 3:52pm

Hi there. Like this game model, from Mario Party #1 ? or predates that maybe. No-one else on when I tried, managed to move very slowly indeed.

d3garcia says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 7:38pm

I really like the gam, was a but laggy for me, but might be internet connection, I think movement could be a little more polish, but overall a great game.

spirulence says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 7:39pm

I managed to stay alive for about 30 seconds, once. This is a lot of fun, and a great example of a simple Node.js multiplayer game. :)

Dec 10, 2014 @ 7:42pm

Fun Christmas game where the multiplayer adds a lot! The ability to chat with your opponent would've been a big bonus! Merry Christmas!

BitOfGold says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 7:44pm

Fun +5!!! Such a simple concept and so many dogfighting!

paperweight says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 7:49pm

No-one to play with unable to rate - you could have made it single player with the simplest AI. Seems like it would be fun.

alvarop says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 12:49am

Got someone to play with me and it was pretty cool and funny. I wish the presentation was a little bit less simplistic though.

ReactorScram says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 12:56am

Just played it with alvarop and drnick. The trick is to just move in a big circle and dodge everything, your opponents will out themselves.

Very fun.

drnick says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 1:16am

Very fun! Perhaps the most fun game I played so far.
"Bumper... uh, snowmen?!" - Bill
I played for some good 20 minutes vs. awsumpwner27, we got 80s max time I think.

rnlf says ...
Dec 14, 2014 @ 8:46pm

It was a bit (much) laggy when I tried it with some guys from #ludumdare.

I think this game would be a lot of fun if it wasn't for the lag.

I'll rate as if it wasn't laggy ;-)

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