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

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by thiaguera - Jam Entry

Every year a sadistic TV producer throws a homeless person into a arena full of violent machines to entertain millions (pay-per-view subscribers).

But this year they messed with the wrong bum: Donald Tramp.

Fight the arena over and over and level up until you are strong enough to escape.

*Game created in Construct 2
* Music "tEh (rOx!)" by Mr.Spastic (

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TKF15H says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 8:05pm

I wish the bullets had more range! It's hard to get up close to the enemies to be able to shoot them. Otherwise, really nice all-around.

thiaguera says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 9:42pm

@TKF15H Well, things get easier as you level up. All character stats increase, including how far he can shoot.

feizenbara says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 8:07pm

Now that's a theme related game, congratz. Really like it, even if it's a bit hard :)

ajopart says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 8:08pm

Waow ! Great execution. Easy application of the theme ! Rate games to get more visibility. Your game clearly deserves it !!

Jellycakes says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 8:15pm

Pretty cool. I would say it's a little short, I was just getting in to it too lol. Also music doesn't seem to play whilst embedded in ludum dare, maybe it's just me.

AMS says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 7:18am

Hard but addictive, really fun game. I love the art style, well done!

HER∆CEK says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 9:06pm

Great, nice looking, and hard game. ;)

thiaguera says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 1:44am

Thanks everyone!

@Jellycakes I know it's too short, but I made it all by myself. Didn't have time to expand.

ZNCatlaw says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 2:28am

I think this game needs more screenshake. Hmm... what I mean is, it is a super hard game, but it doesn't _feel_ very rewarding. With a few adjustments I think you could have something pretty fun. Maybe I'm just a wuss, but usually games where you die a lot present a faster death/action cycle.

thopis says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 3:33am

Fun to play!good job!

thiaguera says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 8:39pm

I see your point ZNCatlaw. Thanks for the feedback.

Team Myopia says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 7:10am

tough game! nice art and controls generally too.

I'd have the gun fire more quickly as it felt way to slow initially. More bullets = more fun.

overall really awesome though!

Frenchie says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 7:22am

I was left wanting more! I wanted to use my high level against a boss or something! Still a great job though!

Backterria says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 3:11am

Loved this!

SeriousDeath says ...
Dec 14, 2014 @ 4:02am

I like the hax way you put it on one screen.
Nice fun little shooter, with cool pixel graphics.
Good job!

maxmetallica says ...
Dec 17, 2014 @ 1:01pm

nice great wrk

Riocide says ...
Dec 17, 2014 @ 3:46pm


LabOne says ...
Dec 18, 2014 @ 9:17am

Tricky game, but I like it.

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