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

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The Grok's Helm Bash

by scorder - Compo Entry

Welcome to Grok's Helm, the finest provider of ale and Elf's roast!
I haven't seen you here before, but you only need to remember the house rule:
"If you can leave the Helm by yourself, Grok gives you a free roast!"

Use your arrow keys, sit down, and enjoy.

And yes, it's so unfinished :(

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berkano says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 8:40pm

I couldn't quite figure out what was going on, as you say it's very unfinished, but looks like some clever stuff happening and a lot of potential here.. hope you are inspired to finish it off :-)

LuisDC says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 10:08pm

When I gave all the beers to a guy to finish the blue bar in the second level I think it got bugged or something because a sound started to play over and over.

Move127 says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 10:11pm

Is beer the unconventional weapon?

OccamsRazor says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:55pm

Compo or no compo, I'd say go ahead and finish this! I always like this style of game, and I think there's definite potential here!

xWarZonex says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:56pm

I didn't get how it fits the theme. The game is pretty fun and cool, but it needs more than 2 levels...

scorder says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 11:59pm

At the Grok's Helm, the patrons usually get very rowdy, so we try to get them drunk before they do some damage. More beer is the best weapon against bad drunk Orks!

f7f5 says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:53pm

Nice idea, but lacks a challenge. What are the red bars for, and why the blur bar on the player if we don't drink?

TheMeorch says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:52pm

There's plenty of potential here if you choose to continue work on this. Finding ways to infuse this with challenge and variety would go a long way. Good luck with it!

nonetheless says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 7:26pm

So what exactly is the point? :)

UannaFF says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 10:16pm

This can be pretty addictive.. and it's about beer! I just don't think it fits the theme but I enjoyd it

Apr 22, 2015 @ 10:53pm

The game has no challenge at the moment, but I understand that it is unfinished. try to work on it for some more time, you could end up with something worthwile

Pat Kemp says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 4:41am

Funny theme! The player movement felt really slow to me. I wonder if it's a bug? Took me like 5-10 seconds just to walk from the bar to an orc patron. I like the idea of an orc-themed time management game though.

Good work and keep at it!

Kate Kligman says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 4:45am

I like the idea behind this game and where it's going. I think I broke a lot of the glasses.

ZQMony says ...
May 5, 2015 @ 2:54am

Nice ideas. Wish you could have finished it.

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