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

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by savethejets1 - Compo Entry

Wok is a top down shooter where your only weapon is... a WOK!

I did
Sound, Music, Art, Programming

W-A-S-D / Arrow Keys : Move
Mouse - Aim
Left Click - Swing Wok in direction of Mouse.

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lanza says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 4:54pm

Nice game. The artwork and audio are good, and the game concept is very cool.

Apr 22, 2015 @ 4:09am

Fun, immersive little game. Clear use of the theme. Could only control movement with my Xbox360 Controller and not the angle of the attack, but the keyboard and mouse worked great. I was hoping for an achievement when I nailed two guys with one deflected shot! :-)

Apr 25, 2015 @ 7:19am

I love this! Graphics are great, but the main thing is the gameplay is fun. Enemies could attack a little faster; might make things more chaotic and exciting, and overall its a bit short, but its great while it lasts!

Chris M says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 8:12am

Superb! Art, animations, sound (with dynamic changes!), sense of progression, zelda-inspired combat mechanic, you've done a huge amount in a few days. The cliffhanger ending is well placed, as the player definitely wants more.

My only criticism is the combat- often I felt it safest to wait and bat back the projectiles. I wish there was some more nuance so I could develop my own playstyle and not feel obliged to wait.

jojocanard says ...
Apr 27, 2015 @ 10:07pm

Great job. Everything is fun and pretty well done : music, sound, graphics, gameplay.

broknecho says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 1:46am

Overall a really solid entry! I had some issues with my xbox controller where I ended up playing with both the controller and my mouse. The unity launcher set all the controls to the controller but you couldn't aim with the controller.

Music and graphics were awesome. Well Done!

savethejets1 says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 5:22pm

Just an FYI, It's only designed work with keyboard + mouse...

savethejets1 says ...
Apr 28, 2015 @ 5:30pm

If you run into issues, make sure your controllers are unplugged before starting the game up.

peterfsat says ...
Apr 29, 2015 @ 2:23pm

Awesome game! I didn't quite get the wok mechanic at first, but it is a really cool idea! The graphics style is simple and fitting.

John Vanis says ...
Apr 29, 2015 @ 2:56pm

Nice graphic for compo.

Apr 29, 2015 @ 3:22pm

Once I realized the combat was like tennis the game got amazing! Great effort, Mr. One man army! Solid 5

Galan says ...
Apr 30, 2015 @ 12:39am

I've got to say, this is the best game I've ever played this Ludum Dar, and one of the best I've ever played. Fun, charming, and engaging. Looking forward to the continuation!

May 1, 2015 @ 4:11pm

Fun game with great art. Liked the use of the theme and thought it was incorporated well into the western setting with the wok. Music also gave it fun vibe which was a nice touch.

TomBoogaart says ...
May 3, 2015 @ 6:36pm

the combat mechanic works pretty good
the dialogue sound hurts my ears man

Snicklodocus says ...
May 6, 2015 @ 4:33am

Cool game! I really liked the audio. For me, the character sprites were very blurry. Combat worked well. Good job!

jk5000 says ...
May 7, 2015 @ 12:48pm


freaknarf says ...
May 9, 2015 @ 9:00am

Hahaha that was funny :] I really liked character's animation and visuals, input response is sometimes a bit solwer than bullets...
I had my gamepad pluged at first so i couldn't move with keyb/mouse... I had the same issue on my entry :D this was just a "gamepad_is_connected()" line to change in order tofix it... cheers !

ranmaru90 says ...
May 9, 2015 @ 9:41am

WOW. I hope you polish up this game even further. Plenty of fun! Great audio!

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