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

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Hamster Run

by Gameness Monster - Jam Entry

Hamsters are a bit bored in their cage. It is not enough for them just to run on the wheel all day long so they set up a competition.

Who can stand more on the wheel?
How much time can you hold while others are throwing balls to you?

Instructions
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Use Up Arrow on your keyboard to make your hamster jump and avoid those balls.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#2251Coolness14%

Comments

McNick says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 7:29am

It cheatses, precious!
Seriously, tho, this is pretty fun, but infuriating regarding the collisions. Good work on it!

Drtizzle says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 11:21am

Very funny game! I like the music, models and animations.

Jumping is a bit unresponsive so you die a lot with the idea it's not your fault.

Stelios Pet says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:39pm

Finally that game comes up! Really lots of fun, tiredness and hours of modeling!
After all looks amazing and funny, thanks!

Dec 9, 2014 @ 11:11pm

Thanks guys,
@McNick, the collider is actually more precise than it should I think :) I might need to keep that in mind.

@Drtizzle, it needs a bit practice :)

Alendro says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 11:44pm

Clever idea. I like the graphics a lot for some reason. lol

Jyrkface says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 1:05am

Love the GFX!

LeReveur says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 2:26am

It's a little hard to guess where the next ball is going, so reactions are pretty random, an increasing difficulty would be good. But still a good little game, with nice graphics and music. :)

Dec 13, 2014 @ 8:50am

With the the connection with the theme explained, I love your idea!
How you fit an endless runner in ONE screen? But of course, with a hamster on a wheel! lol

danidre14 says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 7:12pm

I remember a game with the same name as this before, but this game is cool!

MintArcade says ...
Dec 19, 2014 @ 9:51pm

Nice game idea. Funny gameplay.

csanyk says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 1:21am

Cute/funny, but too hard to dodge the pellets.

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