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

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Math.Sin()

by NickRock - Jam Entry

My fist game I made in lua and the LOVE2D framework :D

move the green little dude with the arrows and try to avoid the bullets form the gun

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Ratings

#861Theme(Jam)3.05
#958Mood(Jam)1.57
#960Graphics(Jam)1.59
#966Fun(Jam)2.23
#993Innovation(Jam)1.73
#1023Overall(Jam)2.09
#1896Coolness33%

Comments

bofink says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:56pm

fast-paced, though a restart button would be nice! :)

Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:32pm

Nice game! Like @bofink suggested, a restart button would be better than closing and reopening the game

vrld says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 8:41pm

Pretty decent for your first game in LÖVE. Some sort of score (bullets doged) would have been a nice addition. Sound could also add a lot to the game.

nuno says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:37pm

Congrats on your first game! From a fellow löver ;)

NickRock says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 5:20pm

Hey I just updated this game!
If you're interested to play the updated version you can go here: http://gamejolt.com/games/arcade/math-sin/41551/

also thanks a lot for your nice comments guys :)

Shivur says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 5:41pm

A good start but this need more gameplay mechanics. Something a simple as a chrono to calculate how much time you survived.

Wir says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 8:13am

Standing in the verry bottom or top of the screen makes it very easy cause bullets rarely get there.

SuperDisk says ...
Dec 14, 2014 @ 2:45am

It is what it is, eh? Neat for a first game. I didn't grasp trigonometric stuff until much later after I created my first game (and still don't fully).

Neato!

L0N3 W0LF says ...
Dec 15, 2014 @ 5:16pm

The gun was buggi because it was kind of like going fas and i saw copys of the gun and 1 was shooting. Congrats on your fisrt LD game :3 great work, hope you had fun :D

Vladik Plays says ...
Dec 15, 2014 @ 5:22pm

Nice easy game. I could just stay in the bottom right corner for ever :D ...

Dec 20, 2014 @ 1:40am

This one's fun, good job on your first game. It works well :D

hwinwuzhere says ...
Dec 20, 2014 @ 11:09am

It's really fast, I ragequitted after dying like 4 times in a row. Though I think for the 48 hours you - probably - had it would have been nice if you made a restart button.

Dec 20, 2014 @ 3:26pm

Actually harder than you would think. :)

Dec 22, 2014 @ 5:22am

I clicked on this game because it had math in the title! The game runs really smoothly and your collision detection is very nice--it's over unusually quickly, but I felt that the movement was very well-paced. Thank you for the game!

maxmetallica says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 7:32pm

nice concept

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