The Ballby Xanjos - Jam Entry
4th Ludum Dare Entry and 3rd one submitted for the jam.
Wasn't really a fan of the theme at first and I was pretty much stumped for ideas on the Saturday until I decided to break it down into more simpler terms and ended up with a viable enough idea that would somehow fit the theme during the late hours. I also unfortunately missed out most of Sunday because I was out meeting friends so I had the entire Monday to somehow pull this all off.
Also I'm still terrible at drawing things (yay programmer art!!) and there's probably one or two glaring bugs that have gone unnoticed.
EDIT: Standalone versions are now up!! Again, I don't have a Mac or Linux machine to test on so if anyone is having problems with those builds please let me know.
The aim of the game is to prevent the blue ball from dropping out of the screen for as long as possible.
Click on the ball to push it up in the air (You can control the direction of the ball depending on where you have clicked on the ball).
You get 1 point for every second the ball is in the air, 5 points for bouncing the ball off the side and top of the screen, 10 points for collecting any of the stars that appear by random and 50 points for getting the ball through the moving orange hoop.
If the ball physics are hard to control, it's because I intentionally made it that way.
EDIT: For those having trouble controlling the ball, try clicking on the bottom to get it to go higher and click on its left side to make it go right (and vice versa).
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