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

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by plump - Jam Entry

WACKHACK - Help the lazy admin to protect his server from nasty hackers! Hardest game on LD#31!

This package contains:
* WACKHACK, a game!
* Trace amounts of peanuts!

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


plump says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 6:33pm

Dude, it's because of the filesharer. Just click 'Direct download link' instead of clicking the green button. I'm going to upload it to some other place, tho.

plump says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 6:34pm

Harsay says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 6:37pm

I'm sorry, please upload it to other services to avoid situations like that.

zitheker says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 6:37pm

I have make the same error, but don't forget to precise for dumb people like us ^^

hollowspecter says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 1:37pm

Damn it's hard. Especially because there is NO ramping at all. So there are random situations that are easy, and then suddenly super hard, and it just depends on how lucky you are. Also: Many many clicks were made. Well done, still.

Nekith says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 10:03pm

The difficuty is set too high. One shot should be enough to kill, at least at the bigining. It could have became harder next, and used the colors of the enemies as an intication of their toughness.
Music not so bad for taht much repeat.

Fuchter says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 8:57pm

Doesn't really feature anything outstanding... It is too simple for its style. If you had included something like, say, upgrades or power ups, it would have been a little bit more interesting. Plus, the difficulty is too jumpy, it lacks ramping. It's that it was badly programmed or that the art or audio is bad, it's just that it doesn't have much to offer.

Rothens says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 10:51pm

What's the matter of moving around? This could be a very cool game with some balancing, and minor additions :)

Adam says ...
Dec 14, 2014 @ 10:41pm

Fun, but you can't survive for long. I wish the enemies would be less populated at first to let me really get into the zone.

asobitech says ...
Dec 15, 2014 @ 7:08am

There's nothing wrong with games being hard (mine gets crazy pretty damn hard at the later levels) But you gotta ease them into it and make it fair.

Chaoseed says ...
Dec 20, 2014 @ 4:04pm

Hey, I didn't see any peanuts! (Mm, peanuts...)

Seriously though, this was actually fun! You've got all the ingredients of a good game. The problem is that it was way too hard; I mashed the button as fast as I could and only survived for 5 seconds. Maybe start with easier enemies and work your way up? (Also, can I request that holding down the mouse button results in rapid fire?)

Good work though. ;)

NPException says ...
Dec 20, 2014 @ 6:46pm

Uh I love the graphics style and the audio! Only managed to survive for 11 seconds so far :D

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