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

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Level One Turret

by geartech0 - Compo Entry

One Turret
One Screen
One Level
Twelve Puzzles

Will you be able to conquer the puzzles?

Shoot the red square!

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Funny story: Since this was my first Dare, I kinda thought it was done after one day @_@ especially when the timer went from 24-0 then restarted. I thought the restart was for submitting. I didnt know it accounted for the next day. XD why have a day timer if you only use, at most, the hour timer. Idk, so, this coulda been a lot better. xD so, basically, i did this in a day, i rushed the end. Now, it only has 6 levels and the high-score system doesn't work. I might stream me actually finishing this game to see how far i could've actually gotten with it. We'll see.
That being said, its fun and my friends enjoyed it so you should too...for the first 6 levels.
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Game created in Construct 2
All sounds made by me using Audacity...and my mouth

Downloads and Links


Ratings

#636Fun3.00
#698Audio2.44
#836Innovation2.71
#862Theme3.35
#1033Overall2.67
#1139Graphics2.00
#2112Coolness24%

Comments

merrak says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:43am

I like the "pop" sound :D

EvilObjective says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:44am

Neat game. I am little confused why the game seems to automatically reset after a set period of time... I tried several times and never had enough time to get past the 4th level. Would have liked to play more levels. Great sounds!

Ian Morrison says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:47am

Really didn't like the timer, would rather compete for times rather than have a hard lockoff that stops me from seeing the rest of the content!

theellipsis says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 5:51am

it may be because i am using a touchpad on my laptop, but the time was far to little. i liked the game but only played a portion of it. change the scoring so that it counts up is my recommendation also remember you developed the game and through lengthy play-testing you will be good at it, others may not get the chance to learn if it is too difficult.

SarahFrisk says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 6:25am

Game was a lot of fun, although I had a hard time getting past the 4th level.

Dec 8, 2014 @ 1:45pm

Lots of fun setting up super trick shots. Great work!

Jupitron says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 2:22pm

Nice game, timer is too fast or i suck.

Anshul Goyal says ...
Dec 8, 2014 @ 4:46pm

I didnt like the timer either. Its does not make sense in this kind of game.

wilbefast says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 6:36pm

Lol - nice sound effects ;)

I couldn't make it past level 2 though :'( couldn't get the rebound right and ended up hitting myself all the time. Am I doing something wrong? Please let me know what the trick if (@wilbefast on twitter).

hoyt hoy says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 1:57am

Funny POP!
Nice level design!
Where is the Twelve Puzzles ?

Jonapulse says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:01am

Fun, simple. Nice little puzzles. I wish the timer had more warning (or was replaced by a limited number of shots or something).

OttersDen says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:04am

It was fun to play, but the timer made it difficult to enjoy it! I feel like it locks you out from the later levels. I think I maybe beat the game? After a certain level the word "YOU" appears on the screen and then the game resets. Not entirely sure what that meant. But still, good job! It was satisfying to hit the target with with trick shots.

JoshuaBurr says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 2:04am

It froze as I completed the first level with teleporters.

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