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

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Vampire Snowmen Invaders

by Lyxilion - Jam Entry

Hello, I'm Lyxilion, this was my first Ludumdare. I wasn't really inspirated by the theme, so I choose a simple clone of space invaders. I made the game in JavaScript, with the framework "Phaser". The sprites were made with "Paint.NET" and "Photofiltre Studio X". The sounds were made with sfxr.
A friend, Naheufan helped me by making the sprites and I wrote the code. I haven't worked many times with "Phaser" before, so some features are not optimised and the code is not well arranged. But I'm still proud of me for my first time.

In the game, you are Santa and you have to stop 15 waves of vampire snowmen You'll also fight 3 bosses too on waves 5, 10 and 15. And all this with snowballs and gifts dropped by the snowmen that gives you bonus.

Finally, this Lumudare has been a nice experiment, I'll be there for the LD32!
Feel free to leave comments and to give your point of view, Thanks a lot!

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness72%
#478Fun(Jam)3.07
#505Humor(Jam)2.59
#603Audio(Jam)2.38
#648Theme(Jam)3.39
#855Mood(Jam)2.47
#878Graphics(Jam)2.37
#884Overall(Jam)2.72
#970Innovation(Jam)1.98

Comments

Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:48pm

Dam I was only able to get 1290 score. Overall nice remake of the classic game space invaders!

Todnut says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:39pm

Nice! That mechanic is surprisingly fun. What's the green stuff the vampires are throwing at you?

Rozaxe says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:48pm

Your game is so cool ! Really addictive !
But why is there a tree in the sky ?

Lyxilion says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 6:01pm

Thanks a lot :) The tree is your life, it shrink when you are hit by a bullet and it grow when you got a life up :)
The red/green/blue stuff is suposed to be drop of blood...

sputnik says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 6:29pm

Nice remake. Who doesn't love vampiric snowman!

rantt says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:39pm

Fun game, I liked it 1755...so close. Good job.

hectorhon says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 12:40pm

1520! Nice game, it's been a long time since I last played Space Invaders... ah, the old times :)

floorman says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 11:10pm

Really nice Space Invaders clone!

HotBoxGames says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 11:14pm

Great take on a classic and well executed.
I like the 'boss' style waves along with the presents that give you buffs. Nice!

Backterria says ...
Dec 17, 2014 @ 11:17pm

Very fun gameplay and really addictive!Loved the ''bosses'' and the star on top of tree :)

Lyxilion says ...
Dec 17, 2014 @ 11:53pm

Haha, finally someone who spoted the star :) thanks to all of you !

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