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

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PRIMITIVE

by nkornek - Compo Entry

PRIMITIVE is a super-fast competitive multiplayer game for 1-4 players. Play against AI, or against your friends!

The rules are simple:
Touch empty walls to paint them your color
Touch an enemy color -> Die
Don't move -> Die
Time's up -> Die

Earn points by painting walls. After several rounds, highest score wins!


*known bugs*
AI players physics can bug out sometimes
occasionally score double points from walls

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#186Innovation3.70
#356Graphics3.40
#396Theme3.72
#468Fun3.17
#500Overall3.25
#536Audio2.75
#1742Coolness39%

Comments

TriSquare says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:01am

I like the competitive idea and I even beat my friend, I like it, besides being released with bugs. Good job! :)

ChuiGum says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:02am

Great innovation, I like the colors, and music as well. Good Job!

Ryan Kline says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:06am

It's an awesome little idea, and a friend and I enjoyed ourselves with it. I do, however, think that the AI bogged down the experience for me just a bit. Also, the physics were a bit sticky. It was enjoyable, though!

BKGH says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:33am

Physics were a bit wonky, but the competitive aspect made it extremely addicting!
Also, great graphics!

samfreeman05 says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:38am

Great idea, love these simple rules, eveythin you do kil you. Good Job

eerongal says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:40am

Interesting concept, but the controls didnt seem to be very responsive at times. Good work, though!

Conk says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:43am

Quite fun, wasn't too sure what was going on at first, the AI seemed to win a lot and seemed to move a bit too fast and at the end it seemed to claim it was a draw when it wasn't. Good game (:

aare says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 8:47pm

Nice gameplay idea! I had a hard time though figuring out the wall segments I'm about to color and the starting timer could be faster :P

KeeperofBee says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 5:47pm

I like the gameplay a lot!

Tipyx says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 5:50pm

Gloooow (and beautiful).
Nice concept !

DrGeraud says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 12:36pm

I think you got something nice there. =]

maxmetallica says ...
Dec 29, 2014 @ 10:05pm

nice concept keep it up

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