Ludum Dare 32 — April 17th-20th, 2015 — Theme: An Unconventional Weapon

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Shawarma Massacre

by TideS - Jam Entry

How to play: read in-game instructions, but
WASD - Move
Space - Brake
E - Jingle

You and your so called friend decided to sell some illegal shawarma on a local festival. What could go wrong?

TideS - Programming
WhyNot - Art
Huge thanks to ZeronSix, ARTemiUS, Ecco, Berg and all who was with us during development days

Tools used:

Sound effects:

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TideS says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 12:55am


MoogleSensei says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:06am

Rather short, and I was unaware of what the shawarma meter at the top accomplished. The timer dropped some digits at times and I could not find a way to exit the game after beating it. That being said, I laughed, I hit pedestrians with my van, I served a bunch of shawarma, and in the end... Well, you know. It was a very nice game overall!

HelixFox says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:52am

I like this a lot.

TideS says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 12:37pm

To MoogleSense:
You know, this game is meant to be short. And it must give you frustration in the end so... Thanks for playing!

To HelixFox
Thanks for positive comment

Little update:

RafaCP says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 12:59pm

The game crashed but from what I've seen, nice job! Congrats!

gene-z says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:00pm

Fantastic concept for a Jam Game,,,, congratulations

ZeronSix says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 1:00pm

Nice game. I didn't expect that there were bombs in shawarma.

sP0CkEr2 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:22am

great entry - totally unexpected ending - fantastic!

muromets says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:24am

Well that was unexpected :D nice game!

andrewjoy says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 5:10am

Awesome visuals and cool mechanic, good job.

Apr 23, 2015 @ 10:25am

Hahaha, oh shit. That was a nice twist. At first I was like; so.. Why is this a weapon? Cool graphics and feels good to play! Job well done (:

Apr 23, 2015 @ 10:25am

Honestly one of the better ones I've played this Ludum. I'm really liking that you didn't take it too seriously and just went along with making something fun and having fun making it which is what Ludum Dare is all about. Great job! :D

TideS says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 12:27pm

Huge thanks guys. We are glad that you all liked *twist* in the end. Good luck!

DKoding says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 9:26pm

Does not work at all. And I fail to see how this has anything to do with the theme.

KhaoTom says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 9:45pm

The toilet emote is pretty funny.

TideS says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 12:08pm

To DKoding:
Launch windows version. WebGL is experimental build target so it's okay if it doesnt work.
Also it seems that you didnt reach the end of the game.

Apr 27, 2015 @ 1:25pm

LOL got busted at the start I did not notice the cop.
Fun Game!

Hyoga-3D says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 8:29pm

wow man, it's awesome that you did all this in just 3 days, good job!

diegomachado says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 5:17pm

I really, really like those graphics. God job you guys!

joe40001 says ...
May 1, 2015 @ 2:32am

The art is great, but the game gives me an unhandled exception whenever people start buying from me. Also I might not have got far enough, but I don't get what the unconventional weapon is.

It definitely looks promising, I just wish I could play it longer.

Kitsubi says ...
May 5, 2015 @ 7:03am

I bit of a crashing problem in web version under firefox made it hard to judge, but having played it through it was a nifty little game. Some interface things could us work, such as needing to hold space sometimes so people wouldn't knock into the van and cause you to stop serving. Also I had to look up what Shawarma was and learning things never hurts, especially when it comes to food

kristof says ...
May 8, 2015 @ 11:26am

Nice game. Very nice graphics and the car controls are good. Sadly I always got an exception after a short while of playing in Safari. But still, nice entry.

lizard455 says ...
May 9, 2015 @ 2:10pm

Amazing! I loved it. (The ending caught me off guard haha)

volkoivan says ...
May 10, 2015 @ 11:42am

WTF was at the ending O_O
That was really.. unexpectedly
But really fun :)

Talking about gameplay, there was something strange about the people coming to the wagon and not buying anything, I could do only the 7$ becuase of that :(
But I liked it, played it for a bit and it gave me a laugh
So I give you 5/5, guys

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