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

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Don't wake the cat!

by dannyhodge - Compo Entry

Stop the items in your room from waking up the cat, or it will not be happy.

The game is a simplistic tower defense game.

The Light bulb is the highest damage tower, with a long cooldown.
The Stapler is a good in-between tower, doing a fair amount of damage with a significant cool-down.
The piggy bank is a fast shooter, but doesn't do a lot of damage on hit.

Each tower costs 100 supplies. I may have completely forgotten that people wouldn't know that.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#294Humor2.92
#897Audio1.85
#987Theme3.18
#1071Mood2.12
#1131Fun2.21
#1170Graphics1.86
#1184Overall2.25
#1189Innovation1.79
#1605Coolness44%

Comments

rzfmzn says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:14am

the internet just love cats :P
you should place some sort of tutorial in the screen (text only) to help with prices and cooldowns :)

mattpattie says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:17am

Hum really needs a tutorial! also unity player crashed on me :( it happened when i added a second "lightbulb Lazer"
was fun to play

anokta says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:31am

Interesting concept, a simple tutorial would have helped me a lot though! Also, maybe it's just me, but that 'D' key item was so misleading at the start - I kept pressing 'D' in panic for a while! :d

Gamepopper says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:39am

Game crashed when trying to add a laser. Shame because the idea is really hilarious.

Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:39am

Yep, tutorial would be awesome. Anyway I love tower defenses and cats.

badlydrawnrod says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:39am

Unity Player crashed on me part way through the game. It might be worth republishing the game.

PERECil says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:42am

I also try to press the D key :D. Didn't read that this was a tower defense until I saw the turrets.

fueelin says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:46am

Seems to me like the crash has to do with which spot you place a tower... for me it was placing a lightbulb (first one) in the leftmost slot on the bottom row.

dannyhodge says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:49am

I had a lot of problems with web player crashes that made me remove features :(
I think it is just bad optimization more than anything. Thanks though :D

DesignerNap says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 12:25pm

Couldnt quite understand the cost for each tower, but a nice idea!

hexagore says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 12:25pm

I'm not really a huge fan of tower defense games but I did enjoy the random art style for this :P

Dec 8, 2014 @ 12:58pm

I also got a crash, though it was when I added a third lightbulb.

kirbytails7 says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 7:08am

Simple and nice. A title screen would be helpful so that there's a bit of time to think, although I did notice later that there's a pause button.

playvue says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 4:48pm

Yeah, Unity player crashes a lot. Way to go on finishing it in 48, though!

EthanWebster says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 4:52pm

Fits the theme, however a tutorial will be useful.

Budaniel says ...
Dec 15, 2014 @ 6:57am

Crashed hard on me while playing. While it worked, I struggled with it and lost because I kept wasting resources trying to build defenses. The tower icons were a little to close to one another at times and icons overlapped, creating misclicks.

asobitech says ...
Dec 16, 2014 @ 1:54pm

A good start which has a cat in the idea. Think you needed a bit more time to polish thing and fine tune it.

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