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

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Brain is your weapon

by JacksGamesSucks - Compo Entry

HA! I made it. Had very little time, like couple of hours...

Use your brain, it is your WEAPON!

Items will fall, look carefully, only true will give you score!

Score by TYPING exact words from each item on screen, but only valid ones!

For example if you see red_square which is a blue circle, don't type it.

<ENTER> or <ESC> will cancel previously typed letters.

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness78%
#661Innovation2.93
#664Fun2.93
#786Audio2.00
#889Overall2.79
#909Humor1.87
#988Theme2.60
#996Mood2.14
#1066Graphics1.88

Comments

Noisette says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 5:52pm

Funny game! it hurt my brain

Cryotube says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 8:21pm

Cool concept for a typing game! Difficulty might be a bit high for people with slower typing speeds.

thumbgarden says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 8:22pm

not sure , how much this goes with the theme. But, I did enjoy it and could see this as a cool little typing trainer with a light "brain game" twist. good job!

xgeovanni says ...
Apr 20, 2015 @ 8:23pm

The game hangs for me on Firefox 37, but I still get sounds for correct and incorrect typing.

DaniDK says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 6:05pm

Awesome :D I love typing game

wilsk says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 8:44pm

Cool little typing game that made me realise how hard it is to type undescores quickly.

Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:05pm

:) you can typespace instead of underscore :P should be in instructions, sorry

Hammers says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:28pm

Nice. I like the twist you've added on the usual typing game. I am a sucker for a good typing game :)

metalfist213 says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:32pm

It is a good concept. I like it

remiv says ...
Apr 21, 2015 @ 9:42pm

For once, having a dvorak keyboard help. Cool game.

Dhim says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 7:32pm

I got : No application seems to be running here!

SmilingCat says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 7:58pm

The game does not seem to be up - getting an error page.

Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:01pm

Fixed, sorry.

sbarrio says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:11pm

Nice typing game!

Blobo says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:15pm

i like the concept! really nice for new typers, or me, who types really fast and usually has four typos to a sentence.

monaarc says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:21pm

Nice idea ! next time with more shapes and colors for more fun and headache ^^

f7f5 says ...
Apr 22, 2015 @ 8:25pm

Runs very slowly on Firefox 37 and <backspace> navigates away (back) from the web page on chrome (I know the instructions say to use esc or enter, but it's hard to change typing habits).

SmilingCat says ...
Apr 23, 2015 @ 8:26pm

Kept me on my toes with some unexpected things - late in the game rec_circle for a red circle nearly tripped me up!

humbleness says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 6:53am

Pretty cool concept, after around score 100 I couldn't go on anymore D:

Backlund says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 10:57am

Nice game

Prowler says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 1:42pm

It took me a minute to get the idea :D but then it was fun for a while. Good job!

PixelStuff says ...
Apr 24, 2015 @ 1:44pm

cool_concept, cool_game

Jakob37 says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 8:27am

Interesting concept, didn't find it so challenging to pick the right shapes to write, but was a nice typing challenge nevertheless :)

Apr 25, 2015 @ 9:05pm

For only a couple of hours, it's not that bad. No other audio than the two chimes :/ no penalty for missing items?

Sometimes seemed like you could get the same word on screen for a valid or invalid item, which seems to punish the player unfairly. (Especially after you say "no more mistakes!)

alangamebot says ...
Apr 25, 2015 @ 9:13pm

Pretty neat. Took me a minute to get it, but once I did felt compelled to rack up a higher score. Some audio would go a long way.

sekaru says ...
Apr 30, 2015 @ 6:56pm

Not entirely convinced about the use of the theme and the game feels a bit slow.

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