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

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SnowyBirds

by SnowyBirds - Jam Entry

http://snowybirds.christmas/
Snowy Birds is a VR-based video game, using Oculus Rift and Leap Motion tech for the ultimate snowball-fighting experience against the nasty birds. Gamedev in progress...

We are a team of VR enthusiasts participating in a hackathlon Garage 48 (garage48.org). In 48 hours we are about to deliver a web-based snowball fighting game that uses the best of Oculus Rift and Leap Motion technologies. You don’t need to annoy your friends anymore to have a snowball fight. Just get our game and have a fight against the nasty birds!

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Comments

mechabit says ...
Dec 6, 2014 @ 4:27pm

just come from the leap motion game jam? ;)

Dec 7, 2014 @ 10:08am

Too bad oculus rift+leap motion are too expensive for me :(

I'd totally play it if i had the hardware. :)

SnowyBirds says ...
Dec 7, 2014 @ 12:05pm

We are not there yet, but currently working on it... ;)

Dec 7, 2014 @ 4:56pm

Hello from Garage48 and To Bee Or not To Bee team ;) Nice snowball throwing :D

Broivula says ...
Dec 7, 2014 @ 6:43pm

Damn I want to play this! Too bad I don't own an Oculus Rift..

ajayajayaj says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 11:17pm

Tried it out with just the leap motion and it looked cool! It would be cool if you could make a mouse mode to look around if you are not using an oculus.

Lynx says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:55am

Wish I had the tools to play this... but awesome job for not following the crowd!

SnowyBirds says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:14am

Lynx, thank you! We didn't intend to follow the crowd ;)

SnowyBirds says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:15am

ajayajayaj, thank you for the idea! We were short in time, but we might add this option later ;)

Forge says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 11:42am

Nice entry, I cannot play the game but from what i saw the graphics are fantastic, the menu / page was realy well done!
Great Job such a shame the audience is limited :(

Frenchie says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 11:10am

Wishing I had an Occulus so I could play!

pht59x says ...
Dec 12, 2014 @ 12:12pm

I think they should be a category for VR on LD (as well as one for pure Web games -no Unity...)

paperweight says ...
Dec 13, 2014 @ 10:28am

Just kept dieing from a snowball with no idea what the hell was going on.

MrShoestore says ...
Dec 15, 2014 @ 8:46pm

I can't seem to connect to your website. I would love to check this out!

xaedes says ...
Dec 19, 2014 @ 3:24pm

I would like to try this with my phone and google cardboard.

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