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

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Snowman Beauty Shop

by stvr - Jam Entry

A snowman sandbox. Build the snowman of your dreams. It's off the chain!

Requires a modern browser (tested in Mac Chrome, Safari, and Firefox, should work in modern IE as well).

NOTE: If one of the menus won't come back, open another menu and then come back to it. Sorry!

Web rendering via PixiJS, with TweenJS for (obs) tweening.

Art, voice, and concept by Kristin Richey.
Code by Steve Richey.

Song My Audio Wake Up is by Teru.
Game Sound Selection is by Bertrof.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness54%
#186Humor(Jam)3.29
#241Audio(Jam)3.34
#435Graphics(Jam)3.41
#606Theme(Jam)3.44
#718Mood(Jam)2.73
#870Overall(Jam)2.74
#927Fun(Jam)2.35
#937Innovation(Jam)2.18

Comments

SarahFrisk says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 3:06am

Cute snowmen art! Sounds are funny too.

Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:05am

A nice and standard dress up game. Unfortunately there's not much in the way of innovation but it's still pretty decent.

jocamar says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:07am

Hands down the best game I've seen. I managed to make my snowman the prettiest girl ever. Now she can go to prom and get all the boys. The sounds were great.

LandoSystems says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:30am

Behold, I have become the prettiest of all snow-people. Good work!

Wampus says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:34am

GUI is buggy and its a bit...suspicious that the snowman theme is used XD Better entry than most I've played tonight though!

hd_ says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:38am

I had a good laugh from the voice overs ! Presentation and music were both good, nice work.

Tokw says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:55am

Good game, shame i didn't have any sound (that's my fault though) so don't worry.

jfreax says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 11:33am

Such a beautiful snow(wo-)man!
Funny little game. Nice voice over :D

The UI has some minor bugs. But nothing game breaking.

PolandTyu says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:23pm

Oh yes I love dress up games. The comments are super funny, too bad there's not more options, I'd have loved to make this snowman even more fab.

kraln says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:23pm

You're my role model! Work it gurrrl!

Murchurl says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:24pm

Nice graphics!

kristingish says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 3:25pm

I worked on this game with Stvr (my husband) and there was a lot more we wanted to add but I hope it is fun for everyone in its current state!

dylanwolf says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 1:52am

Not a huge fan of dress-up games, but it was well-animated and illustrated.

Dec 10, 2014 @ 6:35am

Oh god, I played so many of these games in my teens... it's the first one I've ever seen posted for an LD, though! Kudos to you!

Something really nice would have been the ability to remove only *one* thing from my snowperson, without totally resetting everything. I wanted to find out what the candy cane did without necessarily being stuck with it! Facilitating choice and fantasy is pretty much the most important thing in these games...

Still, good job. I loved the touch where the character's eyes follow you around, and the audio voiceover was nice, too. Thank you for the game!

vrld says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 5:24pm

Sweeeeeet. That is like totally fab!

freaknarf says ...
Dec 15, 2014 @ 10:31am

Well done !!! but would like to punch the girl telling me i'm cute.

01rafael says ...
Dec 20, 2014 @ 8:53pm

Oh my Gosh! This time I promise no more dressing games! No more! I feel like 10 year old school girl xD

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