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

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Snowball Arena

by aslakhol - Compo Entry

This is a 2 player twin stick shooter, you need 2 gamepads to play. If you have any issues with the snowmen not reacting to your gamepads try to use the unity configuration to change the controls.

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I think I made a slight mistake in making a game that can't be played without two gamepads. Nevertheless the game is fun to play with friends in front of the same screen and I had tons of fun making it.

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I'm going to try and rush out a version with some more customizable controls before the deadline, but due to timezone problems I don't think I'll make it.

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The web build was not working so I had to remove it :(

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Ratings

#750Audio2.35
#840Humor2.00
#946Fun2.62
#1062Mood2.14
#1090Theme2.91
#1101Graphics2.14
#1140Innovation2.05
#1154Overall2.36
#1742Coolness39%

Comments

Hozar says ...
Dec 7, 2014 @ 10:28pm

Sick stuff

Rene Damm says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 8:47pm

Game looks fun. But yeah, the 2 gamepad thing makes it hard to test.

deyteris_team says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 11:07am

I like music and screen shaking effect :)

Dec 9, 2014 @ 12:46pm

Loved the Music, i found it really catch, I loved the controls, it was really responsive even with me emulating a xbox controller using ds3, I had issues with the screen shake once a player was hit, but it added nicely to the difficulty of aiming.

Overall a really nice game ^^

Dec 9, 2014 @ 12:49pm

Sorry but you really should not have gone with joystick controls. Not everybody has a joystick or whatever so people like me can just not play the game.

Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:01pm

Yeah, forcing controllers on people isn't generally a good idea for a PC game.

Dec 10, 2014 @ 5:31pm

Could you possibly upload a gameplay video for those of us who're not able to play it but want to see the action? :>

Domicuc says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 3:19pm

Music is good overall.. funny game :) if you have some time also check my project x)

Night says ...
Dec 15, 2014 @ 8:50pm

Can't move or do anything else on Linux. Kubuntu 14.04

maxmetallica says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 8:11pm

nice work

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