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

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Bullet Hell

by dkkarate - Compo Entry

WASD to move;
Control the crosshair with the cursor.

there are four waves. There is nothing that tells you that you've won but if no more enemies are spawning then you've won. At wave four the turrets will turn on and auto fire at the player. There is a chance that enemies will drop power ups. You can only have 1 power up at a time.

Can you beat the game?

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Ratings

#667Theme3.52
#944Graphics2.48
#1008Overall2.71
#1016Fun2.48
#1061Innovation2.29
#2112Coolness24%

Comments

Xenolupus says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:20am

This game is fun until it becomes impossible.

dkkarate says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 12:57pm

Yah. If I had more time I would have added more levels and would have been able to do more playtesting.

Neonian says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:01pm

Could use a bit more development :)

KedumeBits says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:09pm

Nice particles effect on killing enemies.

Skipi says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 8:19pm

Fun little game. Making the spawns random would have been nice, though. Right now, it's too easy to spawn kill the enemies.

madahin says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:18pm

love the graphism. First three waves are super easy, last is near impossible, i tried way too much... really a nice game

Jellycakes says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 10:00pm

Suddenly bullets out of nowhere.
Cool though, should have had sound effects
b0ss

alvarop says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 1:08am

Game starts very easily, almost too easy and becomes hell without announcing it to the player. I found it a bit confusing, like I was missing some cues to be able to succeed at the challenges the game was bringing upon me. The presentation also needs some work. I'm not very sure that background works well with the bright, neon-like characters. I'm pretty sure you can work out an alternative quite easily.

Alic Szecsei says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 6:58am

Controls felt good, the waves were a little bit of a difficulty jump, and (this might just be me) but there didn't seem to be a way to easily re-start the game after I'd died.

mrexcessive says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 9:01am

Hi there. Nice movement. Suggest 'click to start' popup or something to force mouse capture at start. When you die the game just keeps going, no escape option. The turrets are way too powerful, quarter their bullet speed or something... Shame no sounds. Good job overall!

Dec 14, 2014 @ 1:56am

Really liked how the background emphasized the "Hell" in "Bullet Hell". Like others, would have liked a bit of audio and a little less of a difficulty jump! Those turrets are hard to avoid!

Kain.Oborin says ...
Dec 20, 2014 @ 1:55am

It was a fun to game to play. I did enjoy it while I could play it. However, once I got passed the second wave it stopped allowing me to shoot. Now that could be just the result of my track pad. But none the less the game was fun to play.

-Kain Oborin

Leaghorn says ...
Dec 20, 2014 @ 2:15am

Dificulty increases waaay to fast. Movement lag makes this game very hard.

Otopkin says ...
Dec 20, 2014 @ 12:44pm

It was very casual and relaxing and cool at first with some random enemies passing by and then it was all suddenly like BANG BANG BULLETS and I died. I mean, I could use some warning before being blown to bits, if you know what I mean

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