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

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Pagoda Strike with Snowman

by johnnwfs - Jam Entry

Pagoda Attack! Use your samurai to destroy pagoda monuments in a cherry tree garden. More pagoda's spawn across 5 levels, getting harder to destroy. Ninja's appear to defeat you and prevent you from destroying their garden. Watch for help from a failed Ludum Dare 31 failed vote getter.

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chaosed0 says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:36am

Not too bad. The music is nice, and the mechanics are fair. I kept getting stuck on the trees and pagodas, though.

Should also note that the embedded game on this page is cut off at the top and bottom - most noticeable effect is that you can't see your health.

Zayron says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:47am

Game was fun but I could not see my health. I also liked the music.

Dec 10, 2014 @ 3:14am

REALLY great SFX work, and I loved the sword animations! I had a lot of trouble controlling, though--I didn't just get stuck on the trees, my dude would constantly walk in the wrong directions even if I wasn't pressing any keys. Might be a bug to look into?

Thank you for the game!

johnnwfs says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 4:42am

Cripes - thanks for the heads up. I increased the frame size. I couldn't get the all the spots fixed where he sticks before time ran out. Thanks for the feedback!

TriSquare says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 1:58pm

This game is too easy and requires better combat, overall you have a working game that is playable, nice work :)

Animefrikis says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:05pm

I liked the music and the general idea, still has some bugs (health, the game doesn't stop when gameover displays), but overall a nice work. Good luck!

max_peabody says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:27pm

Can't say I particularly liked it... Aside from getting stuck on things the controls generally felt slippery, and I wasn't really clear on how my shuriken were being aimed.

MurrayL says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:37pm

Nice idea, but Ctrl+W (shoot + walk up) closes the browser tab!

Verz says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 5:01pm

Quite good. The screen is a bit too big for the game. Congratulations on making it :)!

Gread72 says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 5:28am

The Snow man is a great touch...

cxsquared says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 5:47am

The music and audio was really good. The game play could have been a little better but good work.

ramyaanudeep says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 6:09am

wow wat a concept

johnnwfs says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 10:00pm

Game over condition fixed - game no longer keeps running. Thanks for the feedback!

Saf says ...
Dec 14, 2014 @ 7:04pm

The game looks interesting but i was unable to control the shooting mechanism.. i see the aiming but how do i shoot :(
Please include the controls in the description..

johnnwfs says ...
Dec 15, 2014 @ 2:37am

You have to pick up some shurikens before you can shoot. Shots go towards mouse location.

ramyaanudeep says ...
Dec 18, 2014 @ 4:29pm

heyy....wat an awsum job guys

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