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

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Fire in Cage

by OpenGL - Compo Entry

Tips:
##You can enter the portal to avoid monster chasing.

HowTo:
Click the game area first.
WASD to move.
Left click to fire bullets.
Mouse move to change aim point.

Info:
Simple shoot game. My first Haxe program, no time for sfx.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness73%
#397Graphics3.34
#559Humor2.48
#636Fun3.00
#682Theme3.51
#884Overall2.88
#898Innovation2.60
#914Audio1.60
#914Mood2.51

Comments

noahm says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 3:59am

Good work for a first time with a new language. I'm not brave enough to try something new for LD.

sam101 says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:15am

I wish you thought at us, the poor guys with azerty keyboards :) . Too bad there is no sfx, the game has some good ideas and the graphics are very cool (and I liked the weird-color-blood-on-the-floor).

Stechas says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:17am

interesting transporting system, even enemies can use it :D

karol says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:50am

I really like the pixel art. The game could use some music/sounds though.

Mincemeat says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:18am

Cool art, I like the tube idea as well. Good job :).

wandersenus says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 9:17am

nice game!

OpenGL says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 9:17am

Thanks for reply:)

eruiz00 says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 11:06am

Hey a mini smash tv clone! Lacks sound and some polishment, so would be a base for a more developed good game. Well done.

OpenGL says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 1:26pm

OMG. I just opt-out some choices, like "Overall"....

Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:05pm

Thanks for the game! Nice graphics and generally nice eye to the details! I couldn't use the portals though. :(

Belvar says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:16pm

Nice and simple game. Would be better with some audio but I can understand the lack of time :)
A bit slow though. I may be better if it was faster.

Dec 8, 2014 @ 7:20pm

Nice game and simple,but great idea. Well done (:

lightsoda says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 10:19pm

If I had made this I would've made the movement slightly faster and the bullets more damaging, you don't really have time to move out of the way or blast enough enemies. That does however make the portal more of a necessity, which is a nice addition.

pandamicro says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:49am

Nice work! I like the graphics and the portal idea !

thopis says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 5:21am

I played it for a while and I'm going to keep playing it!good job!

alabebop says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:32pm

Nice one! Like the portal idea but have not many chances to use it (Maybe it's just me being too sucked in shooting game...have killed some and be killed more often ;-P

Kirito says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 6:28pm

I'm trying hard but I can only killed 27. The pixel images is pretty lovely. I fond of your avatar :) Maybe it is good to create some 'level up' or 'new equipments' to make it more easier and funny :) Anyway, really well down.

spacedoubt says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 8:36pm

Very effective, simple shooter. Love the transport thing. Awesome!

Mikel says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 10:15pm

Its a nice game, but I think more speed would give more fun. All enemies come to me and I couldn't run!! Art is nice

mtanton says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 10:51pm

Ah you did better than I at using Haxe for the first time. Fun game!

Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:41pm

Not bad! It's solid and I like the warp doors idea. Wish it had more effects and weapons to things could stay more varied.

erik says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 7:46am

I like the character art. It would be interesting to see how the portal idea could be expanded.

TheMeorch says ...
Dec 15, 2014 @ 10:40pm

Nice work! The character's movement and the portal warping could be a little faster, just to liven things up a bit. The art is great, though I might not have the main character point a gun directly left or right, since he fires in all directions.

asobitech says ...
Dec 16, 2014 @ 1:27pm

Cute.
Needs a bit of balancing and of course SFX.
You can make quick simple 8bit sounds with SFXR

Dir3kt says ...
Dec 17, 2014 @ 7:48pm

Nice graphics but the game lacks feedback. A bit difficult to now when the player shoots and when an enemy is hit.

Ashtom says ...
Dec 18, 2014 @ 2:27pm

Good focus on the details. I liked the blood splatters, the enemy sprites are great. I liked the warping mechanic to avoid the monsters and also the way monsters spawns. Too bad there is no sound, it would have made the world a bit more lively.

Lancelot Gao says ...
Dec 25, 2014 @ 4:49am

像素画面大赞!不愧是“像素杆菌”。三种敌人给人感觉很丰富的感觉,如果他们的行为和攻击模式能有所区别会更带劲。Portal的设计很有趣,我非常喜欢在portal里传说的动画过程,当然,更喜欢它带来的无敌和瞬移效果,如果传送时不能射击会更平衡些。我目前杀死41怪。

OpenGL says ...
Dec 26, 2014 @ 6:01pm

@Lancelot Gao 非常感谢:)

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